Transparency is for government. Privacy is for individuals.
On May 20, 2021, Governor Kim Reynolds signed HF 309, a bill that provides donor privacy protection to Iowans
Individuals who make charitable donations deserve to be able to do so privately. Some individuals do not want to be bombarded with requests for donations, so they wish to donate without recognition to preserve their anonymity. Other individuals may wish to donate to a cause that is not politically popular, and they deserve to do so without fear of harm to themselves or their families.