Financial Empowerment Center

The Polk County Financial Empowerment Center offers free individualized 1 on 1 coaching sessions to help people reach financial freedom. They also offer free coaching for small businesses and non-profits.


1171 7th Street, Des Moines, IA 50314, USA

Phone 515-697-7700

Evelyn K. Davis Center for Working Families helps families and individuals improve their financial position and connects them with their work and career goals.

The Center is a partnership between the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines, United Way of Central Iowa and Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC). The partnership is providing solutions to three crucial needs identified by local residents: workforce training, employment opportunities and grocery and retail services.​

  • Job Development
    • One-on-one career coaching
    • Career fairs
    • Mock interviews
    • Resume assistance
  • Men on the Move (clothing closet)
  • Polk County Financial Empowerment Center
  • Digital Skills Course
  • Parenting Classes


Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

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Handicap Accessible: Yes

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