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CFI, Staples help at-risk Iowans through grant

February 1, 2017, Des Moines, IA – Children & Families of Iowa (CFI) has been awarded $500 by Staples Foundation, the private charitable arm of Staples, Inc., through a program…

Children & Families of Iowa receives award from United Way

January 27, 2017, Des Moines, IA – Children & Families of Iowa (CFI) has been awarded the OpportUNITY Leading the Way Award, presented by the United Way of Central Iowa…

The Messenger: Making mental health easier

http://www.messengernews.net/news/local-news/2017/01/making-mental-health-easier/  

Southeast Polk RhythAMetteS Support Teens in Need

December 12, 2016 – Des Moines, IA –Southeast Polk RhythAMetteS help restore hope for struggling families during the holidays. The SEP RhythAMetteS have once again generously volunteered their time by…

Children & Families of Iowa Awarded Avon Foundation Grant

December 5, 2016 – Des Moines, IA – The Avon Foundation for Women has awarded a $10,000 Women Speak Out Against Domestic Violence one-year grant to Children & Families of…

Foundation for Children & Families of Iowa Receives Grant from the Story County Community Foundation

November 30, 2016 – Des Moines, IA – Children & Families of Iowa (CFI) of Iowa received a grant in the amount of $2,000 from the Story County Community Foundation…