Community Outreach Partners for 2018-19

First Unitarian’s Faith in Action committee is excited to announce our 2018-2019 partnerships:

Sept – Oct 2018 Planned Parenthood of the Heartland – Provides, promotes, and protects reproductive rights and sexual health through health services, education and advocacy.
Nov – Dec 2018 Al Exito – Provides programming that builds the leadership potential of Latino/ youth through college preparation, career development, civic engagement, family support & celebration of culture.
Jan – Feb 2019 Family Promise of Greater Des Moines – Mobilizes our community to help homeless families achieve stable housing and income through compassionate care, hospitality and professional support.
Mar – Apr 2019 Candeo – Inspires their clients, who have intellectual disabilities, brain injuries and mental health diagnoses to achieve their personal goals through supported community living and employment services. Candeo is also an accredited provider of outpatient psychotherapy and counseling services.
May – Jun 2019 Young Women’s Resource Center – Supports, educates, and advocates for young women 10 -21 years old in the Des Moines area.
July – Aug 2019 Urban Bicycle Food Ministries – On a weekly basis, they serve up radical hospitality to those in need in the Des Moines Metro Area, by delivering food, personal care items and building relationships.