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.

Breaking the Cycle

At Hope Ministries, we feed the body and the soul. Our goal? To break the cycles of homelessness, poverty, and addiction. Read more here.

Stories of Hope

Did you know you can read all our newsletters online? Read stories of changed lives, learn how you can get involved and stay in touch with what's happening at Hope Ministries. Check them out here.

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.

Current Needs

We're grateful to groups who host donation drives for much needed supplies for our ministry. Here are our latest current needs. 



Are you interested in helping homeless individuals and families by volunteering at Hope Ministries? We'd love to have you!


ENCORE Thrift Store

Every dollar spent and every item donated at ENCORE 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