Des Moines Area Religious Council

The retirement open house for Rev. Sarai Schnucker Rice on Friday, July 12, has been postponed. Please keep an eye out for a rescheduled date in the near future.

With important programs to feed, assist and nurture the needs of greater Des Moines, the Des Moines Area Religious Council (DMARC) works with over 125 member congregations from four different faith traditions.

Our Mission

Working together to meet basic human needs for the greater Des Moines community.

Our Services

Learn more about our Food Pantry Network, Housing Stability Fund and Interfaith Engagement.

Video Resources

United to Meet the Need
Purchasing Power
Fresh Produce Donations