Free Clinics of Iowa helps thousands of un/under-insured Iowans every year. Providing free primary care services through volunteer physicians, nurses and others eases suffering and saves millions of dollars by reducing and preventing emergency room visits.
When you donate to FCI, you make a difference!
WAYS TO GIVE:
There are a variety of ways to offer support to Free Clinics of Iowa!
Free Clinics of Iowa's essential operational and service support funds are held within a money market account with the Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines.
Customers Shop – Amazon Gives! AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop and select Free Clinics of Iowa on AmazonSmilee, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to FCI!
GIVEdsm is an online resource that provides opportunity to learn about needs and opportunities for giving in the Greater Des Moines area. Free Clinics of Iowa has posted a profile (under the Health priority area) to allow for you to give directly to the organization.
Mark this year’s milestone or special occasion by asking your friends and family to donate to support the FCI mission and efforts through a personal fundraiser on your Facebook page. Setting it up is easy, click below to learn how.
Does your employer offer a program that would match your charitable contribution to Free Clinics of Iowa? Contact your human resources department to find out if there are policies/programs in place.
HOST A FUNDRAISER
From bake sales and lemonade stands to dinners and parties – organize and host your own fundraiser to benefit Free Clinics of Iowa!
In support of operational efforts and to keep costs down, we happily accept the following in-kind offerings:
Exam Table Paper
Sterilized Gauze Pads/Rolls
Assorted Band Aids
N95 Face Masks
Medical Face Masks
Disposable Medical Gowns
Sorry, we are unable to accept the following:
Used/Empty Pill Bottles (may be remaining residuals)
Pharmaceuticals/Medicines (not safe without repository inspection process)
Durable Medical Equipment & Supplies related to specific conditions such as:
Walkers, Crutches, Wheelchairs, Hospital Beds, etc.
Catheters, Colostomy, Oxygen, Insulin, etc..
Free Clinics of Iowa (FCI) is a volunteer healthcare network. Through efforts of more than 1.600 volunteers, FCI serves Iowa's most vulnerable, un/under-insured with basic, primary care services. In rural and urban settings, FCI clinics provide basic health care services through volunteer physicians, nurses, and other health professionals, at no cost to patients.
Free Clinics of Iowa is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
Contributions are tax deductible to the extent permitted by law, tax identification number 42-1428706
Our donations are handled though the Greater Des Moines Community Foundation
If you'd like to mail a check instead, just download and send in this form.