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Press Releases

Here you will find the latest press releases and announcements about the many ways Children & Families of Iowa is making an impact in various communities and a difference in the lives of those the organization serves.


Media Inquiries

For media inquiries, please contact Amy Stapp-Arpy at 515-697-7921.

Children & Families of Iowa Received Story County Community Foundation Grant

Children & Families of Iowa Received Story County Community Foundation Grant   November 26, 2018, Des Moines, Iowa Stacey Haskins, (left), Grant Specialist, Children & Families of Iowa received a…

Employment for victims of domestic violence focus of Verizon Foundation grant to Children & Families of Iowa

Employment for victims of domestic violence focus of Verizon Foundation grant to Children & Families of Iowa   November 26, 2018, Des Moines, Iowa – A grant awarded to Children…

The Mary Kay Foundationsm Awards Children & Families of Iowa $20,000 GRANT

The Mary Kay Foundationsm Honors Domestic Violence Awareness Month by Issuing $3 Million in Grants to 150 Domestic Violence Shelters Across the Country   November 26, 2018, Des Moines, Iowa…

Mastery Network Event Benefits Children & Families of Iowa

September 20, 2018, Des Moines, Iowa – On Wednesday, September 12, 2018 the Mastery Network partnered with Smash Park for a VIP event benefitting Children & Families of Iowa (CFI)….

Donate items to help domestic violence survivors

Donate items to help domestic violence survivors April 25, 2018, Des Moines, Iowa – On Saturday, May 12, community members are invited to donate gently used household items during the…

Ankeny women support local nonprofit

Ankeny women support local nonprofit December 21, 2017, Des Moines, IA – Children & Families of Iowa (CFI) is honored to be the recipient of a generous donation from 100…