Support Oakridge Neighborhood
Oakridge Neighborhood’s mission is to create pathways to success for adults, childen and families by providing exceptional housing combined with comprehensive education programs and employment services. We rely on the generous support of our donors to help us build strong futures for those we serve.
There are many ways to contribute. Help spread the word, volunteer your time, support a fundraising event, or provide financial support.
Use our secure online donation by clicking the Donate button below.
Mail check made out to:
1401 Center Street
Des Moines, IA 50314
Phone: 515 | 244-7702
Leave a lasting legacy: make a provision in your estate plans to benefit Oakridge Neighborhood.
Matching Gifts/Payroll Deduction
Thank you for leveraging your gift with a match from your employer! Many companies match their employee’s charitable contributions. Contact your company’s HR representative regarding options for supporting Oakridge through your workplace.
Make an In-Kind Donation
The donation of tangible items and/or services helps to reduce operating costs so we can focus on our mission of children achieving, familes thriving in our safe, secure neighborhood.
The gift of an appreciated asset, often common stock or mutual fund shares, is a great way to support Oakridge Neighborhood. In donating appreciated securities, you can avoid capital gain taxes. Also, you can give without affecting your household’s monthly budget or cash flow.
Support a Fundraising Event
Become a sponsor or attend one of our annual signature fundraisers. Breakfast at Tiffany’s benefits Oak Academy early care and preschool. Jazz, Jewels & Jeans and our new fundraiser, Bubbles, Bourbon & Brews, support Oakridge Neighborhood’s essential programs and services.
We so appreciate our individual volunteers and organizations that give time to Oakridge. Volunteers serve on event planning committees, work on sprucing up our grounds, read to our preschoolers, organize our children’s books, bring donated food items to our campus for residents…the list goes on and on.
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For more information contact:
Vice President – Development
515 | 244 – 7702 extension 136
Oakridge Neighborhood is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Federal tax identification number (FEIN): 42-1311721
In collaboration with key corporate sponsors, this program is a chance for our kids to participate in highly competitive basketball, soccer and flag football programs, plus receive intense academic enrichment instruction. In order to be eligible for the sports component, you must remain in good standing