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How To Help


Donation Amount
If "Other" please use "Other Amount" field.

Other Ways of Giving

Give Monthly:

Sustain Central Iowa Shelter & Services by giving monthly. Click here to make your sustaining gift.

Give to Specific Programs:

Or are you looking to help provide Transportation, Food or On-The-Job Training?

CISS Employer Identification Number (EIN):

On occasion you will need the CISS tax ID number for tax purposes - 42-1394212

Top Needs

  • Cash Donations
  • 3 oz. Disposable Cups, Earplugs, Shower Sandals, Aspirin, Antacid, Pain-killer, Cough Drops, Cold/Flu Medications (without alcohol), Tylenol or Ibuprofen
  • Travel-size Shampoo and Soap, Toothpaste, Toothbrushes, Towels, Razors, Combs, Deodorant, Bus Tokens, Coffee, New Underwear (in various sizes), Men's Pants, Men's Shoes, Bras, 
  • Disinfecting Wipes, Sandwich bags, Can Openers, Pots, Pans, Plates, Bowls, Silverware

Our Impact This Year

  • Bed Stays This Fiscal Year


  • Volunteer Hours


  • Lbs harvested from Mulberry Farms & Food in 2016


  • People Housed in 2016


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