Opportunity Village

Welcome to Opportunity Village's FirstGiving home page!

Based in Clear Lake, Iowa, the Village serves nearly 550 individuals with disabilities throughout the northern part of our state. Your financial support of Opportunity Village helps people build well-rounded, meaningful lives in their communities. 

Through this FirstGiving site, you may make a secure donation on-line by credit card or set up your own FirstGiving page to raise money for Opportunity Village. 

To donate now, click the "Donate" button (scroll down box at right) .  Your gift will be processed immediately and safely, so you can begin helping people with disabilities right away. 

We've also made it easy for you to raise funds quickly for Opportunity Village.  You can be an ambassador for the Village by reaching out to friends and family with our mission.  Click the "Start Fundraising" button above to begin setting up your own fundraising page for the Village.  Once you set up your site, you will be able to send e-mail messages to people with a link to your fundraising home page. All donations through your site help provide a better life for people with mental retardation and other disabilities.

Getting started is easy
It only takes a few minutes to create your online Personal Fundraising Page:

  • Click the "Start Fundraising" button.
  • Click on the Village fundraising event to participate in (for instance, this year's Benefit Walk).
  • Tell about your own passions and purpose by customizing the text and the photo on your online Personal Fundraising Page.


Send the link out to your friends, family, colleagues - anyone you think will help you reach your goal.

For more information about the Village, visit our web site (click on "About" tab above and find our link on the next page).