March Mission of the Month: Joppa
March will focus on helping Joppa, an organization in the Des Moines area whose mission is to create communities of unconditional love, support, & hope for the homeless as we work together to prevent and ultimately end homelessness.
We will be collecting monetary donations, as well as these physical items:
Year-round Needs: Tents & Tarps (Dark Green or Brown); Masks, Hand Sanitizer & Hand Soap Bottled & Gallon Jugs of Water; Headlamps & Flashlights; Toilet Paper, Tissues & Paper Towels; Cleaning Supplies; Laundry Detergent & Dish Soap; Canned Goods & Nonperishables; Body Wipes, Razors & Deodorant; Garbage Bags; DART Bus Tokens
Fall/Winter Needs: Below Zero Sleeping Bags; Winter Gloves, Coats, Hats, Wool Socks
Spring/Summer Needs: 40+ Deet Bug Spray
You can also give monetarily by writing “March Mission of the Month” in your check memo, or give online (www.ankenyfirst.org/give.htm).