Des Moines

Parent Organization: Starts Right Here

Location Information

455 SW 5th St, Des Moines, IA, USA

Phone 5154101184

Starts Right Here offers a mentoring program partnering with the Des Moines Police Department. Starts Right here serves at-risk youth in grades K-12 in the Des Moines Public School District. Starts Right Here also offers a financial literacy program. Volunteers help educate the youth with interview preparation, career-building skills, and communication skills. Starts Right Here creates a strong emphasis on breaking barriers through the arts. The youth served are able to showcase their talents through multiple modes of entertainment and art.


  • Mentor program
  • Financial literacy
  • Job interview preparation
  • Career-building skills


Youth in grades K-12 in the Des Moines Public School District

Intake Process:

Email or call for more information


Call for specific program hours


No Cost to Participant

Handicap Accessible: Yes

Appointment Needed: Yes

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