Des Moines Legacy Foundation Partners
City of Des Moines -
The Des Moines Legacy Foundation works closely with the City for our projects and services. The foundation
has donated equipment, vehicles, park amenities and more to the City of Des Moines department of Parks, Recreation and Senior Services since 1999.
Rotary Club of Des Moines -
The Rotary sponsors recreation scholarships that allow children in need the opportunity to participate
in life enhancing experiences such as Camp KHAOS, before and after school programs, culture and sports.
Des Moines Arts Commission -
Through this partnership, we beautify and share art in our public spaces. From the Des Moines Marina
to the senior center on 216th, public sculptures make our community an "artful" community.
Highline School District -
Our low income children need our help year around, and through this partnership we provide summer meal
sites at our school playgrounds.
Des Moines Area Food Bank -
Our partner for feeding hungry children and seniors through our summer playground meal sites, and seniors
who use the Des Moines Area Food Bank.
Destination Des Moines -
Our partner for communicating Des Moines Legacy Foundation events to the community.
Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market -
Fresh produce, festive music and community celebration are the keys to this powerful partnership,
helping the Des Moines Legacy Foundation with its summer meals for low income youth and farmers market food vouchers for low income seniors.
Anthony's Homeport -
This fine seafood restaurant on the waterfront of the Des Moines Marina has hosted and supported our annual
Bayside Brunch fundraiser for eighteen years, helping to raise more than $450,000 for senior programs and services in the Des Moines community.
Would you like to partner with us?
The sky is the limit for ideas, projects, funding and more that our many community partners provide to help us keep Des Moines a viable community
for families to live, work and play. The best results come with caring partnerships. We thank you for your interest. Contact Patrice Thorell,
Parks, Recreation and Senior Services Director, 206.870.6529,
with your partnership ideas or questions.