There are several ways you can help or donate through the City of West Des Moines. If you are primarily interested in donating your time through volunteer work, please complete a Volunteer Interest Form. Otherwise, keep reading below for opportunities to help or donate.

Human Services

Volunteer with West Des Moines Human Services for services including the following:

  • clothing closet
  • handyman              
  • food pantry
  • office work
  • special events                
  • holiday programs

For more information on volunteering with Human Services, click HERE.

You can also donate to Human Services online or by mail. For more information on making a donation, click HERE.

Parks and Recreation

Adopt a Park/Trail
Bench Donation Program
Planet 7 Group Leader 

Police Department

Become a Reserve Officer
Become a Police Volunteer

Public Services Department

Adopt a Street


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