Food. Clothing. Shelter. Recovery.

How Hope Ministries is meeting homeless men, women and children right where they're at...and providing long-lasting hope. Details here.

Now Open!

Our second ENCORE Thrift Store just opened at 500 SE Army Post Road. Stop by to shop, drop off your donations and help support our programs for those in need. Learn more.

From Hurt to Hope

Lindsay's life was once dominated by addiction and pain. But today she's experiencing joy and healing. Read more here.

Scan Away Hunger

For many homeless and hungry men, women and children in our community, hope begins with a meal. Here's how you can help. 

Need Help?

Are you hungry, homeless or in need of hope? We can help. Here's how. 

The purpose of Hope Ministries is to proclaim and demonstrate the life-changing Gospel of Jesus Christ, meeting the spiritual, physical and emotional needs of men, women and children who are homeless or in need of hope.

Giving Hope.
Changing Lives.

Donate Christmas Food

Hope Ministries will serve and deliver 2,500+ meals on Christmas Day. We are in great need of food can help!


 Scan Away Hunger

Just $2.80 will provide a meal and care for a homeless man, woman or child. Will you help Scan Away Hunger? 


ENCORE Thrift Stores

Every dollar spent and every item donated at our ENCORE stores supports our work, caring for those who are homeless.


Verse of the Month

Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one of them is forgotten by God. Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Don't be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.

-Luke 12:6-7




Hope Ministries
PO Box 862, Des Moines, IA 50304
Phone:  515.265.7272 | Fax: 515.262.0471