Evelyn K. Davis Center Relocation

Visit us at our new location,

1171 7th Street​
DSM, IA. 50314


Career Fair

​Save the date! 
We will have various employers onsite to meet and greet, interview, and complete applications for employment opportunities.  Next Fair: Wednesday, February 26, 10 am - 2 pm

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Non-Profit Bootcamp

Do you own a non-profit organization?  Interested in starting one?  You will learn about marketing, grant writing, tax and financial planning, recruiting volunteers and so much more!

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Upcoming Events & Classes

Amazon Hiring Fair

Iowa Works, Evelyn K Davis Center for Working Families and Goodwill of Central Iowa will be hosting a series of application days to help Amazon generate a pool of applicants for their Grimes Delivery Station (1301 SE Gateway Dr. Grimes) scheduled to come online in March.
They will be hiring for the following:
60 Positions
• Full Time
• $15/HR
These partnering organizations will assist with filling out the Amazon online application
and assessment to meet Amazon’s hiring requirements. Job offers will be made on the
spot for qualified applicants.
  • March 03, 2020
  • March 04, 2020
  • March 05, 2020
  • March 06, 2020

Men on the Move

Men on the Move is a career clothing closet where men who have been selected for an interview or a new position can get fitted for and receive suits and other necessary clothing for work.
  • March 03, 2020
  • March 04, 2020
  • March 10, 2020
  • March 11, 2020

We have moved around the corner from our previous location. We are now at 1171 7th Street, our phone number remains 515-697-7700​.




​Our incredible partners

  • 5th Judicial District
  • Bankers Trust
  • Bridgestone
  • Broadlawns
  • City of Des Moines
  • Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines
  • Des Moines Public Schools
  • Drake University
  • Dress for Success
  • Goodwill
  • Greater Des Moines Partnership
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Hy-Vee
  • Iowa Center for Economic Success
  • Iowa Department of Human Services
  • Iowa Legal Aid
  • Iowa State University Extension
  • Kelly Services
  • Knapp Properties
  • Kum and Go
  • LGC Hospitality
  • Lutheran Church of Hope
  • Mens Wearhouse
  • Metro Waste Authority
  • Mr. B Clothing
  • Prairie Meadows
  • Prelude Behavioral Services
  • Ruan
  • Ryan
  • The Directors Council
  • United Way
  • UPS
  • Veridian Credit Union
  • Wesley Life
  • YMCA