We help you clarify your sustainability goals, connect you with local resources, and make a positive impact in your community for a healthier planet.

Our Mission

Inspire and empower individuals to be more sustainable at home and in the community.

Our Vision

Every person in greater Des Moines is equipped to be sustainable.

How we do this work

Urban Ambassadors is an all-volunteer, community driven, nonprofit organization serving Greater Des Moines.

  • We connect Ambassadors to new people, ideas, and resources through monthly meetups, newsletters and outreach events.  

  • We utilize an innovative web presence to grow and connect the sustainability community.

  • We engage Ambassadors in dynamic conversations and engagement through social media platforms.

  • We sustain the financial goals of Urban Ambassadors through an annual fundraising event that engages and inspires the community, as well as pursue grant opportunities.