EMBRACE is a financial assistance program funded by the Des Moines Register that can provide up to $500 towards the purchase of; household items, appliances, mattresses, car repairs, or tires. This program cannot provide immediate financial assistance, please call 515-518-4770 if you need immediate assistance.
IMPACT will take applications between Nov 30th- Jan 31st and notify families of approval or denial in March. Physical applications can be mailed upon request.
Mail: 3226 University Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50311
Drop-Box: Located at our Drake and Boone Offices.
This program is first-come, first-served and the Des Moines Register may contact you for a story if you are selected for the program. You can also complete the story form here and submit it with your application.