UnityPoint Health – Des Moines Foundation

Our Impact

$10M distributed for UnityPoint Health – Des Moines programs and services in 2021.
10,000 gifts made to support the foundation.
100% of your donation is put to the area of your choice.


The mission at UnityPoint Health – Des Moines Foundation is to improve the health of our communities through philanthropy, service and volunteerism.

Key Services Provided

The UnityPoint Health – Des Moines Foundation is the fundraising entity for Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Blank Children’s Hospital, Methodist West Hospital, John Stoddard Cancer Center, Eyerly Ball, Taylor House Hospice, UnityPoint at Home and UnityPoint clinic.

Key Audiences Served

Charitable gifts to the UnityPoint Health – Des Moines Foundation enable us to provide high quality, compassionate care to patients and their families, add new technologies, treatments and therapies, enhance programs and services, and ultimately deliver the best outcome for every patient every time.

Ways to Give

Board of Directors

Rick Pertzborn, Chair
Rose Mitchell, Vice Chair
Georgia Van Gundy, Treasurer
Mark Wiskus, Secretary
Laurence J. Baker, DO
Timothy M. Billerbeck
Charles Colby III
Reynolds Cramer
John Ghrist, MD
Devon Goetz, MD
Linda Grandquist
Christine Halbrook
Carma S. Herring, RN
Randall Hertz
Tom Houser
Burton “Toby” Joseph
Gary Kahn
Mike Kammerer
Dennis W. Linderbaum
Michael R. McCoy
James M. Myers
Mike Richardson
Tony Rogers
David Stark, FACHE

1415 Woodland Avenue, Suite E-200 | Des Moines, IA 50309 | (515) 241-6304 | www.unitypointfoundation.org

You May Also Like

Greenland Homes

Corey Kautz, President. Photographer: Duane Tinkey. Q: What do you love about your career? ...


L-R: Patty Sneddon-Kisting, Executive Director, Urbandale Food Pantry; Tara Kramer, DMARC food pantry visitor ...

Northgate Marketing

L-R: Selansia Crawford, David Tracy (CEO and Founder), Megan Hamlin, Joe Olson. Photographer: Duane ...