Dreams Do Come True – Dora’s Story

Dora moved to Iowa in the early 2000’s from Los Angeles, California with her mother and two siblings. Dora’s mother had trouble finding a home in L.A due to the high cost of living. Once they moved to Iowa, their family was finally able to make their dreams of...

HOME, Inc.’s Progress for Equity in Housing

HOME, Inc. is committed to providing support and services to the Des Moines area’s diverse communities. Over the past year we have provided financial relief to more than 250 minority families. During the COVID-19 Pandemic, HOME, Inc.’s funds for homeless prevention...

2020-2021 Annual Report is Hot Off the Press!

HOME, Inc. faced big challenges and had bigger changes in 2021. We had a switch in leadership and would like to share our new executive Director, Tony Montgomery welcoming message in his new role at HOME, Inc. “2022 is going to be an exciting year for me and for HOME,...

Iowa Announces Funding for Housing

The coronavirus pandemic not only taught us new skills, but taught us about important social issues. Affordable housing is one of the social issues that was highlighted because of the pandemic. Because of this, the State of Iowa recently announced $1 million of...

The Strength to Succeed

“The struggle you’re in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow”. Jamie’s story emphasizes the dedication and commitment to getting better and developing the strength to work harder and go farther. After finding herself in a domestic violence...