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Review for Central Iowa Shelter & Services, Des Moines, IA, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I came to know about Central Iowa Shelter & Services when I worked for the local festival and events group. At the conclusion of one of our Festivals, we donated several items (food and t-shirts) that remained from our volunteer program. Today, I'm a proud member of the volunteer PR team and also donate clothing and other items for the residents on a regular basis. I am constantly learning about the wonderful things CISS is doing to help those in need and take pride in knowing that I am a (very) small part of that. The staff and volunteers who contribute to CISS' successes are a bright spot in our community.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

Hearing about the many residents that successfully transitioned out of the shelter and are living independently today. It's so inspiring!

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Make sure their new building was constructed soon!

Role:  Volunteer & I volunteer.