.

Volunteering

Stories about how you and your neighbors give back to the community and the worthy causes that your town has adopted. Flag as Inappropriate

Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors. What's on your mind? What's on your mind? Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell something
Posts awaiting your approval 0
Lifepoint Dental Partners offers fillings, cleanings and extractions during its annual free clinic. Beth Dalbey/Patch file photo
Avery Schlacter December 9, 2013 at 02:41 pm
Thank you for this I've recently been looking for a <aRead More href="http://www.diamonddentalcentre.com">Vaughan dentist</a> but this was really interesting to read.
Bill Knapp
Jolene Pfaff June 12, 2013 at 09:07 am
It was a rare treat to see an interview with Bill Knapp. He is an Iowa treasure. I would like to seeRead More a follow up detailing some of his other philanthropic projects.
Beth Dalbey (Editor) September 14, 2012 at 03:51 pm
Great job, West Des Moines volunteers!
Historic Valley Junction Foundation September 14, 2012 at 03:53 pm
This is indeed why we love West Des Moines!
Jim Miller September 14, 2012 at 03:55 pm
Kevin has been - and still is - a great supporter of this entire ward, district and neighborhood. HeRead More certainly doesn't have the most uncontroversial ward in the City. Thanks for all you do!
TaterSalad September 1, 2012 at 10:13 pm
#1 in the box office and yet the liberal press doesn't mention this documentary that Barack ObamaRead More does not want you to watch. I wonder why? http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Hollywood/2012/09/01/Box-Office-Spet-1-2012
Chewi Lockhart May 3, 2012 at 03:36 pm
The "whisperers" make me so angry! Loretta is an active angel among us. I am far from anRead More angel. So I would like to extend the sincerest desire that all the "whisperers" go choke on their own spite and venom.
Sue Kmet May 7, 2012 at 03:52 pm
I am Blessed to consider Loretta a friend. “Most frightening to me is how judgmental we haveRead More become, that we believe we have the right to tell people how to live their lives,” Sieman said. “I am in charge of my life, but I am not in charge of yours.” This quote is a perfect depiction of how she lives her life and encourages others to live theirs!
Susan Pfeil May 7, 2012 at 10:27 pm
For those of us (only slightly) younger, active women in the WDM and greater DSM community, we canRead More only hope to grow up to be just like Loretta! She is a gem and any one of us would hit the pinnacle of our existence if awarded a "Loretta" in our future. Thanks for all you do for everyone, Loretta. Well deserved!
Beth Dalbey (Editor) May 2, 2012 at 12:03 pm
I don't know Sam Kranovich, but after all of the tributes I heard at the reception, the thought thatRead More kept repeating itself was "What a nice human being."
Joel Bader May 2, 2012 at 12:41 pm
Sam Kranovich is one reason the Iowa Senior Olympics are a success. As one who has helped out there,Read More I have seen him assist with the events and behind the scenes. The Iowa Senior Olympics are better for Kranovich's efforts.