One Iowa

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Mission: One Iowa advances, empowers, and improves the lives of LGBTQ Iowans statewide.

Location: Des Moines (59 miles from Grinnell College)

Needs: We largely need help with one time events, such as tabling for state-wide events.


Volunteers:  for one time events

When is service needed: Busy times are June – October

Number of hours: Flexible, as much or as little as is possible


  • In-person: Yes
  • Hybrid in-person/virtual possible: Yes
  • Fully virtual possible: Yes


Training supplied: Basic training on One Iowa’s work and LGBTQ terminology is required, roughly a thirty minute time commitment prior to volunteering

Equipment or logistics supplied: We provide all tabling materials for volunteering.


How to apply: Apply by email:

Contact: Courtney Reyes,


Operation information: Our Work Includes: Educating Iowans about the LGBTQ community, Training healthcare providers, law enforcement, business leaders, and others to ensure LGBTQ Iowans are respected in every facet and stage of their lives, Promoting policies within state and local government that protect the civil rights, health, and safety of LGBTQ Iowans, Empowering tomorrow’s LGBTQ leaders through training and mentorship, and Connecting LGBTQ Iowans with vital resources.

Address: 950 Office Park Rd, Suite 240 West Des Moines, IA 50265

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