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Oakridge Resident Becomes US Citizen
Oakridge Resident Becomes US Citizen During a time of heightened anti-immigrant rhetoric and policies, more than 14,000 immigrants across theRead more.
National Night Out Recap!
National Night Out Recap! National Night Out is an annual community building campaign that promotes police-community relationships. It occursRead more.
Mobile Food Pantry Site Launches at Oakridge Neighborhood Media Release
MEDIA CONTACTS: Luke Elzinga, Communications and Advocacy Manager DMARClelzinga@dmarcunited.org, 515-277-6969 x10 Mobile Food Pantry site launches at Oakridge Neighborhood DESRead more.
JAZZ, JEWELS & JEANS: Meet our Event Chairs
Jazz, Jewels & Jeans: Meet our Event Chairs Now in its ninth year, Jazz, Jewels & Jeans- the signature fundraiserRead more.
Youth Summer Employment Program Video
Youth Summer Employment Program (YSEP) The Youth Summer Employment Program (YSEP) provides subsidized employment opportunities for low-income high school-ageRead more.
Youth Summer Employment Program: Meet Levo
Levo & the City of Des Moines Public Information Office Every summer Oakridge Neighborhood provides employment opportunities for low-income highRead more.
Blooming Hope in DSM, is Blooming Hope in Silver Oaks
How a new charitable floral delivery is impacting the Des Moines Metro. August 2nd, 2018- We are thrilled to announceRead more.
OAKRIDGE RESIDENT WINS STELLAR AWARD
OAKRIDGE RESIDENT WINS STELLAR AWARD DES MOINES, IA- On Friday, May 4th, 2018 150 Des Moines Public Schools (DMPS) middleRead more.