We help you clarify your sustainability goals, connect you with local resources,
and make a positive impact in your community for a healthier planet.
Connect to our community
Attending a monthly meet-up at the Des Moines Social Club is a great way to meet our members!
If you're interested, you can also become a member yourself.
The latest news
The orchard team is working to create a community orchard in Des Moines' River Bend neighborhood. Its December meeting will consist of a gathering of the whole group with project updates and then breakout conversations of several smaller teams who will focus on specific activities.
We are excited to report that more than fifteen people turned out to attend a visioning session Tuesday night to pitch in for a new community orchard planned for the River Bend neighborhood.
This summer, Urban Ambassadors participated in the inaugural DSMhack event to build a tool to reduce those barriers for people in our community who want to launch their idea. Now, their work is closer than ever to launch.
UA members together with Forest Avenue Outreach are working to create Des Moines' first community orchard. But the finished project will be much more than just a place with fruit trees. Read more learn how you can get involved.
Urban Ambassadors is hosting an evening to connect you to meaningful projects happening in the community.