Des Moines Area Religious Council (DMARC)

The Des Moines Area Religious Council (DMARC) is an interfaith organization with a core membership of over 125 congregations from five faith traditions. DMARC provides a common means of responding to basic human needs and a context for interfaith dialogue. DMARC manages a Food Pantry Network consisting of 15 separate partnering food pantry sites, a Mobile Food Pantry, two food warehouses, and numerous community supporters. The DMARC Food Pantry Network is health-based and is the largest food pantry network in Iowa. Food pantry sites are located in Des Moines, Ankeny, Clive, Johnston, Urbandale and West Des Moines.