The Mustang Foundation, Inc. is organized exclusively for the charitable, educational, and scientific purposes which benefit or support extra curricular activities of the Independence Community School District. A 13 person board appointed in staggered terms by the Independence Community School District Board governs the Foundation.

Questions regarding the Foundation can be directed to board member and treasurer Rob Robinson at 319-334-7181 or

Questions regarding the Trotter Trail or Paver Project can be directed to Brian Eddy at 319-334-3704 or


Leinbaugh Field Entry Plaza

June 21, 2022

Dear Mustang Activities Supporter, We invite you to take part in the Leinbaugh Field Plaza enhancement project. The mission of this project is to improve the entrance to Leinbaugh Field by creating a new “plaza” outside the front entrance. The entryway will be relocated with a new ticket booth. Inside the entry to the new Read More ... Read More

Dennis Emberton Recognized On Trotter Trail

November 16, 2021

November 10, 2021, (Independence, IA) – The Mustang Foundation and Independence Community School District would like to extend their appreciation to the family of Dennis Emberton for naming a bench after him along the American Trotter Trail.  The plaque reads “In Loving Memory.  Dennis Emberton.  Proud Mustang Fan”.  Dennis wasn’t just a proud Mustang fan, Read More ... Read More