There is a Christian based homeless shelter in our community called "Freedom for Youth Ministries." They provide shelter, food, schooling, and others to teens who are homeless in Des Moines, IA.Our Mission
Freedom for Youth Ministries offers the love of Jesus Christ to homeless and at-risk youth which empowers them to break bondages in their lives, discover their God-given purpose and lead a life filled with faith, hope and love.
To unite the Christian community to reach out to our lost and hurting youth in Des Moines and empower them to demonstrate their love for Jesus through sharing their time and talents with the youth we serve.
Freedom for Youth Ministries will work to:
- Share the gospel of Jesus Christ as the foundation of true renewal and hope in life.
- Unite the churches, who also focus on Jesus, His death and resurrection, to empower them to serve as they are called.
- Love the youth unconditionally as Christ did without regard to race, past history or current condition.
- Offer a safe and loving ministry for youth, volunteers, and staff, which stimulates spiritual growth in their life.
- Operate a ministry that is above reproach in its fiscal responsibility, integrity and perception in the community.