Get Involved at Agape

Agape Pregnancy Center has served Des Moines and the surrounding area for over 35 years, offering education and quality services to help our clients make informed decisions.

Current Material Needs

All items must be new, including donations to the boutique & hygiene pantry. Walmart gift cards are used to buy new cribs, strollers, and car seats for clients. Walmart gift cards can be donated in any amount. Every client is given the opportunity to earn and spend their store dollars after taking classes at the Agape location. All items are purchased and donated by people just like you! Items not listed on our wish lists are not needed at this time. Donations are accepted during normal business hours.

Boutique Items

All items must be new

  • Baby Wipes/lotions/shampoo
  • Shoes from infant to toddler
  • Clothing 0-4 years old
  • Car Seats (email for specifics)
  • Sleepers 0-4 years old
  • Umbrella Strollers
  • Toys from infant to toddler
Wish List
  • Wal-mart gift cards
  • Diapers sizes N, 1, and 6

*Items with an asterisk are URGENT needs.

For a printable version of our needs list, click here.

Host your own Agape baby shower! Click here

Give Online

Donations help Agape provide education and support for families in the Des Moines area. Click the button to make a donation today.

Planned Giving

We appreciate gifts directly to the general fund or through our endowment fund. Endowments are invested and set aside so the original assets can provide ongoing income for years to come.

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Join our Team

At Agape, our most valuable asset our team, the volunteers who help the women and men who walk through our doors.

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Volunteer your time

We’re always looking for servant-minded people to volunteer at Agape, and are particularly in need of Spanish-speaking volunteers. Please review the opportunities below and click the “I’m interested” button to complete a very brief interest form.


We always are needing individuals who desire to assist with property upkeep. This could be our 2 times a year exterior cleanup projects, routine maintenance, routine groundskeeping needs, or deep cleaning of our two buildings monthly. A small group project or a family project – either way, we would love for you to get involved!

I'm interested!


Assists with client interaction and support in the clinical building. Each individual must commit to a standing 4-hour shift on the same day and time between the days of Monday-Thursday.

I'm interested!


Assists clients in setting personal goals and teaching/supporting them in obtaining the education and resources they need in reaching their goals. Each individual must commit to a standing 4-hour shift on the same day and time between the days of Monday-Thursday.

I'm interested!

Connect with Agape

Take a Tour

We welcome you to take a tour of our facilities. We’re happy to show you around Agape!

Request a Speaker

We visit churches, small groups, and youth groups to talk about Agape’s mission and services for the community.

Plan a Service Project

Please contact us if you are interested in planning a service project or volunteer event.

Call: 515.255.0243Email Us

Talk with our Exec. Director

To learn more about Agape or discuss ways to connect with us, request an appointment with our Executive Director, Leanna Simpson.

Email Leanna

Love Your Job!

If you love the mission of Agape, then you’ll really love working here. Start a rewarding career with Agape knowing that not every day is easy… but it’s definitely rewarding!

We do not currently have any openings, but check back often!