Food Pantry Network Resources

Contained in resources below are a number of tools to help you understand the hunger issue in our area, along with ideas on how to fight it through your ongoing support of DMARC. If you have any questions, please contact us at info@dmarcunited.org.

Annual Report

View our FY 2016-2017 annual report.

News

Check out the latest news and announcements from DMARC.

The Voice

View issues of The Voice, our quarterly print newsletter.

Email Newsletters

Sign up for email communications from DMARC.

Hunger Simluation

DMARC’s Hunger Simulation is an immersive interactive experience for you to learn what it’s like to live with food insecurity.

Mapping

Take a look at DMARC’s work through our interactive map of Greater Des Moines.


Monthly Resources

Donation of the Month


Pantry Usage Report


Mobile Pantry Calendar



Info Sheets and Flyers

Volunteer with DMARC


How Does DMARC Help?


How to Host a Drive


Most Needed Items


Services Provided


Who is Hungry?


Understanding SNAP


A Spectrum of Faith



Videos




Request a Speaker


DMARC has a number of speakers available to present to your congregation, philanthropic group, university class, student organization, workplace, or other gathering. If you are interested in requesting a speaker, please fill out the form at dmarcunited.org/contact-us/request-a-speaker, or contact our office at info@dmarcunited.org or 515-277-6969.


Fundraise for DMARC with our Donation Banks


Mini Red Barrel Donation Bank

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Raising money for DMARC just got easier!
All you need to create your own mini Red Barrel donation bank is an empty can, scissors, tape, and the printable template below.
 
Download the Mini Red Barrel Donation Bank template.

What You Will Need:

  1. Printed template
  2. A pair of scissors
  3. Transparent adhesive tape
  4. An empty, washed 18.8 oz “chunky” style soup can
  • Cut out the “Stop Hunger” sign, Red Barrel body, and sign holder.
  • Wrap the Red Barrel body piece around the can and tape it in place to create your mini Red Barrel.
  • Fold the sign holder into a single strip and tape it together.
  • Tape the “Stop Hunger” sign onto the sign holder, and then tape the sign holder onto the can.
  • Start saving your change for DMARC!