Urban Dreams – Des Moines

Organization: Urban Dreams

601 Forest Ave, Des Moines, IA, USA

Phone 5152884742


Urban Dreams has a refrigerator and food shelves which are open to members of the community. Fresh items and meals often available. Products available changes daily.

Services:

  • Refrigerator
  • Meals
  • Food

Eligibility:

Open to anyone. No income restrictions or proof of residency required.

Intake Process:

Provide a photo ID for the head of household and other identification for every member of the family. Some pantries may request a current piece of mail which includes your name and primary address.

Hours:

Monday – Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Payment:

No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: No

Appointment Needed: No

Website: View Website


Program: Urban Dreams

Urban Dreams aims to advocate for all members of the community and break down barriers to success and collaborate with key stakeholders to overcome obstacles and uplift underserved and underrepresented people. Urban Dream aims to create equal opportunity and access for people to pursue their Dreams.

Services:

  • Outpatient substance abuse treatment and OWI treatment
  • Workforce development
  • Community refrigerator and pantry
  • Community connectivity events
  • Mental health treatment and services
  • Information and referral- free internet and phone services
  • Social mediation and consultation
  • Voter education

Intake Process:

To schedule an appointment, please call 515-288-4742.

Hours:

Monday – Friday
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m

Handicap Accessible: No

Appointment Needed: No

Website: View Website


Give Joy is a holiday shop for parents needing financial assistance while still being able to choose, purchase, and wrap gifts for their children. New toys and gifts are available for 90% off original prices. Two gift per child limit.

Services:

Eligibility:

Open to anyone.

Intake Process:

Items are first come, first served.

Hours:

December 10th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.; December 11th from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 pm

Payment:

No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: No

Appointment Needed: No

Website: View Website


Thanksgiving Bag Giveaway: Urban Dreams will give away bags full of items for a Thanksgiving meal.

Services:

Free Thanksgiving meal

Eligibility:

Open to anyone in need of a meal this holiday season. One bag per family.

Hours:

Tuesday, November 23rd 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The event may end sooner if bags run out.

Payment:

No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: No

Appointment Needed: No

Website: View Website