Strands of Strength

Our Impact

4,000 cancer patients have been gifted a wig since 2012.
$300 – the average cost for a quality wig.
2 chapters in Iowa.


Strands of Strength is a 501©(3) nonprofit organization that provides quality new wigs to cancer patients in financial need and suffering hair loss due to treatment.

Key Services Provided

Strands of Strength prides itself on providing quality new wigs free of charge to cancer patients in the State of Iowa.

Key Audiences Served

Strands of Strength serves women who have been diagnosed with cancer in financial need and suffering hair loss due to treatment.

Ways to Give

  • Donate online at
  • Follow us on social
  • Attend our annual fundraising events
  • Spread the word about our organization

Board of Directors

Andy Flynn
Nicole Gerdin
Doug Gulling
Jill Hansen
Carma Herring
Jim Kabel
Deb Pulver
Sherry Wilkinson

1310 Tulip Tree Ln | West Des Moines, IA 50266 | (515) 240-5843 |

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