What Is The Program?

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. IMPACT will take applications between Dec 1st- Jan 31st.

Am I Eligible?

To be eligible for the EMBRACE program you must be a resident in one of our service counties with a household income at or below 200% of the federal poverty level. You can apply for EMBRACE at any of our resource centers during the months of December and January. FUNDING AVAILABILITY VARIES.

What Documentation Is Required?

-Identification for all household members.

-Proof of the last 30 days of income or previous year income.

-Invoice, estimate of cost of item.