Iowa State Fair Build

Join Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity as we build a complete home at the Iowa State Fair! Volunteer to swing a hammer or help Fairgoers engage with Habitat, or visit to learn more about our work.

August 11-21, 2022

Learn more about the Iowa State Fair Build

Key Awards

Mark your calendars for the 2022 Key Awards! Join us on Thursday, September 22nd to celebrate our partners in building homes, communities, and hope. Something to look forward to during this year’s event will be a special celebration of GDM Habitat for Humanity’s 35th Anniversary! We can’t wait to see you there!

๐Ÿ”‘ When: Thursday, September 22, 2022, 5:30-8:00pm
๐Ÿ”‘ Where: The Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center in Des Moines, IA

Learn More & Register

Please contact Emily at or (515) 471-8686 x116 with any questions.

Did you miss the 2021 Key Awards?

Catch up with these videos that captured key parts of our program: the introduction of our 2023 Strategic Vision, Lance’s interview with Habitat homeowner Yassah, and Lance’s remarks.

Neighborhood bus tours

Interested in learning more about Habitatโ€™s work in the community? Join us for an upcoming neighborhood tour. Habitat staff will share stories of our partners, past construction and events, and the work still to be done. Tours begin and end at the Habitat for Humanity offices (2200 E. Euclid Ave., Des Moines) and typically take one hour from start to finish.
Upcoming dates:
Check back for upcoming tour details.ย 
Please e-mail Emily at with your name and contact information to attend the neighborhood bus tour.

GDM Habitat for Humanity

2200 E. Euclid Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50317


Office Hours
Mon. โ€“ Fri. 8:00am โ€“ 4:00pm

East Euclid ReStore

2200 E. Euclid Ave.
Des Moines, Iowa 50317


Store Hours
Mon. โ€“ Sat. 9:00am โ€“ 6:00pm

Urbandale ReStore

4033 NW Urbandale Dr.
Urbandale, Iowa 50322


Store Hours
Mon. โ€“ Sat. 9:00am โ€“ 6:00pm