An Evening for Hope

A fundraising event to support Hope Ministries’ life-changing programs

We hope you will join us for An Evening for Hope and help us give hope to those who are homeless, hungry, abused or addicted in Central Iowa.

Thursday, July 19, 2018

6:30 to 9 p.m.
(Doors open at 6)

The Ballroom at Embassy Suites
101 Locust Street
Des Moines

Seat reservations are available now!

Individual reservations are $100 per seat. Online registration is now closed. Please call (515) 265-7272 with questions.

Dietary Restrictions: Vegetarian and gluten-free menu options are available. Please email Hannah at to request a vegetarian or gluten-free meal.

Business attire suggested.

Interested in hosting a table?
As a table host, you will have the opportunity to invite like-minded friends to join you, learn more about our life-saving, life-changing work of rescue, recovery and restoration, and make a gift of support. Your financial commitment to host a table of 10 is $1,000. We’ll provide you with invitations you can use to invite others and fill your table. Sign up to be a table host here or contact Sue Haefner at (515) 265-7272 or


With special thanks to our corporate sponsors

Platinum Sponsor 

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors

Interested in being a corporate sponsor?
We have a variety of corporate sponsorship options available. Give us a call at (515) 265-7272 if your business is interested in sponsoring An Evening for Hope.

About Roddy Chong

Roddy Chong is considered to be one of the world’s premier violinists. He is best known for his high-energy performances and multiple tours with artists including Shania Twain, Celine Dion, and the Trans-Siberian Orchestra. He’s also an international speaker with a passion for touching hearts.

He has performed for audiences around the world, including the President of the United States, the Queen of England, the Pope, Oprah and countless other notable figures. To learn more about Roddy visit

Roddy’s blend of professionalism and passion touches both the mind and the heart.
– Max Lucado


A special invitation from Roddy himself!

Check out this video message from Roddy Chong…