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  • Des Moines
  • Art Center
  • 4700 Grand Ave
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • 515.277.4405
  • Hours | Directions

  • John & Mary Pappajohn
  • Sculpture Park
  • 13th and Grand Ave
  • Downtown
  • Des Moines, Iowa
  • Hours | Directions

Stock gifts

The Des Moines Art Center welcomes donations of stock.

For information on transferring shares of stocks to the Des Moines Art Center, contact Emily Bahnsen, development director, at 515.271.0338 or via e-mail.



Special fundraising events

The Des Moines Art Center stages one major fundraising event each year,
in addition to the annual Gala in September.

For details contact Debra Kurtz, events director, at 515.271.0326 or via e-mail.



Giving cards 

The Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines offers Giving Cards as
another way to encourage charitable giving in our community. When you purchase a Giving Card for yourself or as a gift, a donation will be made back

to the Des Moines Art Center when the card is redeemed.

For more information visit the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines




GoodSearch and GoodShop 

GoodSearch is an internet search engine that directs a portion of every
dollar earned from sponsored search results to a charity of the users' choice.

Here's how you can help: visit and select the Des Moines
Art Center as your preferred charity. Then use, powered
by Yahoo!, every time you search online and about a penny per search
will be donated to us. It's that easy. 

Additionally, offers a convenient way to give back to the
Des Moines Art Center while making purchases from online retailers.



GoodSearch: You Search...We Give!