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Your one-time or reoccurring contribution to Beacon of Life will help us expand programming, update facilities and maintain community partnerships for our residents. Because of your generosity, we can create an environment that empowers women in crisis to achieve positive long-term change.

Endowment Fund

Your ongoing financial support of Beacon of Life will help sustain our day-to-day operations so we can continue providing quality housing and programming to vulnerable women in Central Iowa. Thank you for being someone Beacon of Life — and our clients — can count on!

Event Sponsorship

Support Beacon of Life by sponsoring one of our two annual events, Quiz Bowl and Cake Gala. It’s a great way to give back to the community, gain exposure for your company and have fun with others who share your passion for helping women in need.

In-Kind Donations

We welcome in-kind donations of clothing, furniture, household goods and accessories for resale at Beacon Boutique, our thrift store that offers clothing, training and funding for our clients. We also appreciate gifts of office supplies, cleaning materials and personal products for our residential facility.


Board of Directors

Help to steer Beacon of Life toward a sustainable future in an advisory role on the Board of Directors.


Support Beacon’s mission on the finance committee, operations committee, fundraising committee, events committee.

Beacon Boutique

Volunteer at the Beacon Boutique by sorting donations, training, and assisting with customer service.

Direct Service

Beacon can always use your assistance in programming, administrative tasks, maintenance and more.

Special thanks to our annual donors

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