Rebuilding Together Greater Des Moines

Our Impact

3,750+ families helped since 1995.
$17,146 average household income of families served.
$312,200 value of volunteer hours donated each year.

Our Mission

Repairing homes, revitalizing communities, rebuilding lives.

Our Vision

Safe homes and communities for everyone.

Key Services Provided

Rebuilding Together brings community volunteers working with low income homeowners and family members to revitalize their homes. The most common repairs include energy efficient windows, doors, security locks, bathrooms, kitchens, wheelchair ramps, roof repairs and much more. Since starting in 1995, we have helped over 3,750 homes.

Key Audiences Served

Each year over 1,000 volunteers help in delivering our services. Rebuilding Together serves individuals, families, veterans and the disabled. Client referrals come to our office from health and human service agencies serving low income clients, neighbors and co-workers.

Ways to Give

  • Your time and talent – Our organization utilizes both skilled and general volunteers year round.
  • $75 = Low Flow Toilet, $200 = Kitchen sink, $200 = Front Door, $600 = Siding Repair, $2000 = Flooring Repair
  • Donate building materials
  • Provide food for volunteers
  • Organize a team of volunteers

Board of Directors

Linda Westergaard, President
John Murphy, Vice President
Alicia Nicoletto, Secretary
Scott Dobesh, Treasurer
Mike Belknap, At Large
Kellaney Coffman, At Large
Dave DeMeuse, At Large
Chris Dilley, At Large
Trevor Haden, At Large
Josh Hakes, At Large
Ryan Harms, At Large
Bill Miller, At Large
Terry Welker, At Large


Kimberly Hansen, Executive Director
Michelle Kinney, Program Manager 

1111 9th Street #265 | Des Moines, IA 50314 | (515) 284-7403 |

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