Supporting our Neighbors: What Nonprofit Senior Living MeansRead
Supporting our Neighbors: What Nonprofit Senior Living Means
Those seeking a senior living community have an extensive list of options, but not every community will have the same principles, values, and level of service. Nonprofit...
Impact Your Community: Giving Back with Volunteer Jobs in Des Moines
Iowans value volunteering. In 2020, 47.1% of Iowans donated their time, despite (or because of) the COVID-19 pandemic. The state also ranks fourth in overall volunteer...
Meaningful Senior Activities That Go Beyond “Hobbies”
If you are retired or working part-time, you may find yourself with more free time than you’ve had in a while. This makes it a perfect time to develop or revisit an...
5 Ways for Seniors to Get Involved in Their Communities
When an empty nest, career change, or retirement leaves you with extra time, you might find that giving back to your community is a passion that rises to the top of your...
Meals on Wheels
'We loved Meals on Wheels, but we never dreamed it would save Mom's life.' - WesleyLife
Mary Steinke of Des Moines had been lying at the bottom of her basement stairs for 72 hours when the thought suddenly occurred to her: "I'm probably going to die here."