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1000 Friends Of Iowa - Des Moines
3850 Merle Hay Rd. #309
Des Moines, Iowa 50310
1000 Friends of Iowa's mission is to promote responsible development that: *conserves and protects agricultural and natural areas *revitalizes neighborhoods towns ...
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American Civil Liberties Union Of Iowa - Des Moines
505 Fifth Ave, Ste. 901
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-2316
N/A Promotes and defends the Constitutional and Civil Rights of Iowans through legislative advocacy ...
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American Friends Service Committee Central Region - Des Moines
4211 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50312
515-274-2003 The AFSC-Centra Region is a Quaker organization that includes people of various faiths who are committed to social justice ...
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American Lung Association Of Iowa - Des Moines
5601 Douglas Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50310-1800
The mission of the American Lung Association of Iowa is the control and prevention of lung disease and the promotion of lung health through education advocacy and research ...
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Animal Rescue League Of Iowa - Des Moines
5452 NE 22nd Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
To promote animal welfare; encourage and strengthen human-animal bond and to prevent the overpopulation of pets. ...
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Blank Park Zoo - Des Moines
7401 SW 9th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50315
To foster a greater appreciation of the natural world by providing a zoological park featuring inhabitation and conservation of a diverse living animal collection family-oriented recreational activities ...
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Books And Dreams - Des Moines
3810 4th Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
Having the opportunity to learn to read and write is a matter of course in our part of the world. However in many nearby countries ...
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Books From Bobby Inc. - Des Moines
P O Box 35924
Des Moines, IA 50315
Books From Bobby is a non-profit organization with a simple vision that started with twelve year- old Bobby Washington. We seek an “Illiteracy Free World.” We realize our vision by staying true to our mission: “To promote literacy by empowering children, families, and communities to access quality education.” So while providing books is a basic ...
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Camp Jubilee Of Iowa - Des Moines
1121 Harding Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50010
The principal objectives and purposes for which this Camp was formed are as follows: Provide a camping experience for persons with mental and/or physical disabilities; The Camp shall not - directly or indirectly - participate or intervene (in any way including the publishing and distributing of statements) in any political campaign ...
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Coalition For Family And Childrens Services Of Iowa - Des Moines
1111 9th Suite 390
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
to advocate for the continuous improvement of the quality of life for children and families and to assist member agencies in providing a continuum of professional services to achieve this improvement. ...
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Community!Youth Concepts - Des Moines
3826 1/2 Douglas Ave
Des Moines, IA 50310
A community-based organization working to ensure all Iowa youth have access to high quality opportunities that prepare them for school, work and life. ...
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Crossroads Of Iowa - Des Moines
4211 Grand Ave. Suite 4
Des Moines, IA 50312
The mission of Crossroads is to provide housing and programs for women designed to cultivate, support, encourage, an environment conducive to addiction recovery. The Crossroads Board of Director’s, knew that it would be financially difficult, but resolved to begin the classes/services/support group part of the program, in November 2012, with ...
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Day Care For Exceptional Children - Des Moines
2217 Beaver Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50310
OUR MISSION IS TO PROVIDE DAY CARE SERVICES TO PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY CHALLENGED CHILDREN IN ORDER FOR THEM TO REMAIN IN THE FAMILY/HOME SETTING. WE PROVIDE CARE TO CHILDREN AGES 6 WEEKS TO 21 YEARS OF AGE. ...
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Des Moines "I Have A Dream" Foundation - Des Moines
2507 University
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
The Des Moines “I Have a Dream”® Foundation motivates and empowers children from low-income communities to reach their education and career goals by providing a long-term program of mentoring tutoring and enrichment and tuition assistance for higher education. ...
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Des Moines Area Interfaith Hospitality Network - Des Moines
4114 Allison Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50310
To mobilize our community to help homeless families achieve and sustain their independence through compassionate care shelter and case management. ...
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Des Moines University - Des Moines
3200 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50312
To serve humanity through development of distinctive health professionals committed to patient-centered health promotion the application of evidence-based practice and the discovery of knowledge. ...
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Diocese Of Des Moines - Des Moines
Human Resources, 601 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-2501
515-237-5070 The Roman Catholic Diocese of Des Moines includes 83 parishes in 23 counties in central and southwest Iowa. Catholic Charities was born in Diocese of Des Moines in 1924 with the opening of the Christ Child Home. Since then ...
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Everybody Wins! Iowa - Des Moines
PO Box 691
Des Moines, Iowa 50303
EVERYBODY WINS! is a privately funded nonprofit organization that was started in Iowa in 2002. The Iowa organization is an independent affiliate of the national organization that was founded in New York City in 1991. With the leadership of Senator Tom Harkin and a devoted group of business leaders and educators ...
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Family Violence Center - Des Moines
Family Violence Center, 1111 University Aveune
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
515-243-3404 Foster hope and create opportunities for children and families to gain control of their lives and secure a more promising future. ...
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Greater Des Moines Habitat For Humanity - Des Moines
2341 2nd Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity is an ecumenical Christian non-profit housing ministry. Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity partners with God and all members of our community in providing simple affordable housing through building and renovation; thereby enabling families to help themselves and strengthen their communities. ...
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Greater Des Moines Habitat For Humanity Restore - Des Moines
2341 2nd Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
The GDMHFH ReStore exists to raise funds in support of Habitat for Humanity’s work in the Greater Des Moines area. To that end the ReStore sells donated building materials at discounted prices to the general public while preventing those materials from entering landfills. ...
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Heartland Youth Choir - Des Moines
P.O. Box 13436
Des Moines, IA 50310
Heartland Youth Choir, founded by Barbara Sletto in 2003, provides a performance-based program for youth, emphasizing musical literacy and character development. Heartland Youth Choir provides a unique opportunity for children of diverse backgrounds with a particular aptitude in vocal music to explore that interest beyond their school setting. Qual ...
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Hispanic Community Outreach Program - Catholic Charities (Des Moines) - Des Moines
601 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
The mission of the Hispanic Community Outreach Program at Catholic Charities is to facilitate the full participation of new immigrants and Hispanic/Latino families in their communities through advocacy direct service ...
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Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit - Des Moines
3816 Ingersoll Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50312
Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit is a 501c3 non profit organization which help better prepare immigrant entrepreneurs with the tools and skills they need to succeed in United States. Ying Sa is the Chair of IES; she owns Community CPA & Associates Inc. - a fastest growing multi language CPA firm in our country.

Ying and her 15 other ...
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Iowa Child Care And Early Education Network - Des Moines
550 11th Street, Suite 204
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
515-280-7835 To strengthen and enhance the early care and education system through collaborative efforts focusing on the needs of Iowa's children. ...
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Iowa Citizens For Community Improvement - Des Moines
2001 Forest Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
The mission of Iowa CCI is to empower and unite grassroots people from all ethnic backgrounds to take control of their communities; involve them in identifying problems and needs and in taking action to address them; and be a vehicle for social economic and environmental justice. Iowa CCI members are everyday people who talk ...
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Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence - Des Moines
515 28th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
The mission of the Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence (ICADV) is to end violence in intimate relationships. ICADV provides assistance and education to programs that serve battered women and their children. We assert that domestic violence arises from a social and political context. Therefore we encourage collaboration that promotes social cha ...
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Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault - Des Moines
515 28th Street, Suite 107
Des Moines, Iowa 50312
515-244-7417 The Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault unites people and organizations to address the diverse needs of survivors of sexual assault. ...
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Iowa Council For International Understanding - Des Moines
1000 Walnut St, Ste 1105
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
515-282-0454 We build cultural respect at home and around the world one person at a time. ...
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Iowa Environmental Council - Des Moines
711 East Locust Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-1915
515-244-7856 We work on public policy ...
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Iowa Global Warming - Des Moines
521 E. Locust St, Suite 220
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
515.244.7856 Iowa Global Warming is a 501c(3) nonprofit advocacy organization focused on raising the profile of the issue of Global Warming and creating public demand for solutions. ...
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Iowa Legal Aid - Des Moines
1111 9th Street, Suite 230
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
515-246-6075 The mission of Iowa Legal Aid is to secure a full measure of justice in public and private affairs for low-income persons with emphasis on legal problems involving basic necessities ...
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Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation - Des Moines
505 Fifth Ave., Suite 444
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 288-0137 The Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation builds partnerships and educates Iowans to protect ...
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Iowa Norml - Des Moines
Post Office Box 4091
Des Moines, Iowa 50333
1. Eliminate penalties for private possession of marijuana (cannabis) by adults for personal use. 2. Encourage and promote research into the beneficial uses of marijuana (cannabis). 3. Immediate access to marijuana (cannabis) by people in medical need. ...
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Iowa Pirg (Public Interest Research Group) - Des Moines
3021 Ingersoll Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50312
When consumers are cheated or the voices of ordinary citizens are drowned out by special interest lobbyists Iowa PIRG speaks up and takes action. We uncover threats to public health and well-being and fight to end them ...
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Iowa Pride Network - Des Moines
P.O. Box 1797
Des Moines, Iowa 50305
Iowa Pride Network is a statewide grassroots network of Gay-Straight Alliances (GSA) where lesbian gay ...
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Iowa Religious Coalition For Reproductive Choice - Des Moines
1650 Mar Ella Trail
Des Moines, Iowa 50310
To ensure that every woman is free to make decisions about when to have children according to her conscience and religious beliefs without government interference. ...
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Iowa Shares - Des Moines
4211 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50312-2496
Iowa Shares is a diverse coalition of social action and environmental nonprofit organizations that raise funds in workplace charitable campaigns. Iowa Shares' members address the root causes of problems that directly or indirectly affect all of us. Members assist a wide variety of clients: children and families women's issues ...
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Iowa State Horticultural Society - Des Moines
4225 Fleur Drive, #135
Des Moines, Iowa 50321
816-233-4774 The Iowa State Horticultural Society publishes the award-winning Iowa Horticulturist magazine ...
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Iowans For Sensible Priorities - Des Moines
1620 Pleasant St., #218
Des Moines, Iowa 50325
515-244-1750 Iowans for Sensible Priorities is a nonprofit ...
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Lgbt Community Center - Des Moines
1165 25th St
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
N/A The mission of the LGBT Community Center is to organize and maintain resources to promote the well-being of gay ...
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Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines - Des Moines
Iowa, 1111 6th Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
515-643-5202 The mission of Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines and Catholic Health Initiatives is to nurture the healing ministry of the Church by bringing it new life ...
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Naral Pro-Choice America In Iowa - Des Moines
P.O. Box 8027
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Our mission is to develop and sustain a constituency that uses the political process to guarantee every woman the right to make personal decisions regarding the full range of reproductive choices including preventing unintended pregnancy ...
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New Voters Project Of Iowa - Des Moines
3111 Ingersoll Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50312
New Voters Project is the largest youth voter registration campaign in the history of the United States! The Center for Public Interest Research in coordination with the State Public Interest Research Groups ...
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One Big Happy Family - Des Moines
726 15th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
Provide developmentally appropriate programs for children newborn through ten years old and advocate for the practitioners who provide this care. ...
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One Iowa - Des Moines
500 East Locust, Suite 202
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
515-244-5846 One Iowa is the state's largest LGBT rights organization. Through education and grassroots organizing ...
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Passion Week Ministries - Des Moines
4105 Pamela Ct, Suite 8
Des Moines, Iowa 50266
N/A Passion Week Ministries exists to provide tangible and culturally relevant social and disaster relief to the people of Africa directly South of the Sahara Desert. Our main area of focus is: illiteracy reduction Poverty alleviation Health care improvement Computer & Internet for development Spiritual healing through the sharing of the goo ...
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Planned Parenthood Of Greater Iowa - Des Moines
PO Box 4557
Des Moines, Iowa 50306
The Mission of Planned Parenthood of Greater Iowa is to be a leader in providing accessible reproductive health care education and advocacy; responsive to the needs and rights of families and individuals. ...
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Proteus - Des Moines
175 NW 57th Place, P.O. Box 10385
Des Moines, Iowa 50313
(515) 244-4166 Proteus is a culturally-sensitive corporation primarily serving migrant and seasonal farmworkers and their families by responding to their needs for employment ...
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Refugee Cooperative Services - Des Moines
Des Moines, 3116 University Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
N/A RCS provides resettlement ...
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Terrace Hill - Des Moines
2300 Grand Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50312
Terrace Hill is a National Historic Landmark and the Iowa Governor's Residence. Terrace Hill is one of the most accessible governor's mansions in the United States. ...
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The Heart Connection Children'S Cancer Programs - Des Moines
1221 Center St. #12
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
Enhancing the quality of life for children with cancer by providing programs for recreation education ...
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The Interfaith Alliance Of Iowa - Des Moines
2718 University Ave
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
As people of faith and good will we work to ensure that values of democracy are maintained in our communities. We educate and advocate for religious freedom ...
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The World Food Prize Foundation - Des Moines
1700 Ruan Center, 666 Grand Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
515-245-3785 The World Food Prize Foundation’s fundamental goal is to seek to ensure that there will be an adequate supply and availability of nutritious food for the burgeoning world population in the 21st century. It seeks to achieve this crucial objective through three basic activities aimed at increasing awareness of the problems involved i ...
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United Way Of Central Iowa - Des Moines
1111 Ninth St., Suite 300
Des Moines, Iowa 50314
515 246-6505 United Way of Central Iowa's mission is to develop and invest financial and human resources to build community. ...
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Youth For Understanding (Yfu) Heartland District - Des Moines
8230 Hickman Road, Suite 300
Des Moines, Iowa 50325
515.276.8513 Mission Youth For Understanding (YFU) prepares young people for their responsibilities and opportunities in a changing ...
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