TrueNorth Granted Childcare Business Incentive Grant

posted by TrueNorth Companies on Wednesday, September 14, 2022


(Cedar Rapids, Iowa September 2022) - TrueNorth Companies, L.C., a closely held, privately held risk management and insurance brokerage firm headquartered in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is proud to be one of 67 employers throughout Iowa awarded a grant incentive to assist in developing a high-quality childcare center for our colleagues and their families. We’re privileged to collaborate with Waypoint’s child care division as a reputable, quality partner to further explore and validate this project.

“As we consider investing in our colleagues and our commitment to our downtown presence as a community leader, the idea of offering a child care solution to our colleagues is something we’re actively exploring. The grant program has accelerated our ability to further consider this investment” said Jason Smith, CEO of TrueNorth. “We are appreciative of the funding that’s been made available. We will now advance efforts with a more formal assessment of the viability of this offering.”

TrueNorth is currently made up of more than 500 colleagues and families across the nation, with more than 200 living in the Iowa City/Cedar Rapids region. Our colleagues have expressed a heightened need and interest in quality, educational child care services. As an employer of choice, TrueNorth aspires to instill confidence and stability in our colleagues and their families, while reinforcing our commitment to providing an exceptional colleague experience.


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