Applications for Women Lead Change’s Girls with Goals Grant are now open. The $500 grant supports nonprofit organizations across the state that work to empower girls between kindergarten and eighth grade. Grant recipients in 2020 included Big Brothers Big Sisters of Cedar Rapids & East Central Iowa, Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa, Junior Achievement of Eastern Iowa, Junior League of the Quad Cities Inc., YMCA of Greater Des Moines and Girls on the Run chapters in eastern Iowa and central Iowa. Application materials are due Aug. 16. More information can be found on the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation website.