Financial Business Bootcamp

If you are interested like to learn how you can take your finances to the next level, and create or improve financial sustainability and wellness for yourself and future generations, you won't want to miss out on this free workshop we offer at the Center.

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Census 2020 Hiring Event

Apply for one of thousands of temporary 2020 Census Jobs!​

April 24th

9am-1pm & 4pm-6pm

Summer Youth Employment Program

Youth will learn employment, social and financial skill sets through this 10-week program that will carry them throughout life. ​ 

Registration deadline is ​May 8th!​

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Strong African American Families

Youth 6th to 9th grade and parents/caregivers work together to improve communication, develop goals and increase understanding of one another. ​​

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​Our incredible partners

  • 5th Judicial District
  • Bankers Trust
  • Bridgestone
  • Broadlawns
  • City of Des Moines
  • Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines
  • Des Moines Public Schools
  • DMACC
  • Drake University
  • Dress for Success
  • Goodwill
  • Greater Des Moines Partnership
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Hy-Vee
  • Iowa Center for Economic Success
  • Iowa Department of Human Services
  • Iowa Legal Aid
  • Iowa State University Extension
  • Kelly Services
  • Knapp Properties
  • Kum and Go
  • LGC Hospitality
  • Lutheran Church of Hope
  • Mens Wearhouse
  • Metro Waste Authority
  • Mr. B Clothing
  • Prairie Meadows
  • Prelude Behavioral Services
  • Ruan
  • Ryan
  • The Directors Council
  • United Way
  • UPS
  • Veridian Credit Union
  • Wesley Life
  • YMCA