EGDM News

The Power of Community

The collective power of community is a vital part of generating innovative solutions and advocating for a food system we all deserve. Donya-Jenkins, a partner…

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Meet Azeria, Yagein, and Dah!

Eat Greater Des Moines is excited to introduce to you our three new student interns! The students got involved through employment programs that offered them…

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Meet the 2021 Eat A Thon Team!

The 2021 Eat A Thon is quickly approaching and the Eat Greater Des Moines team is preparing both our hearts and bellies for the fight…

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Get involved with garden opportunities through EGDM’s ‘Find Food’ Map!

At Eat Greater Des Moines, we are passionate about the opportunity to support local gardens at schools, communities, churches, or corporate giving gardens in a…

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Meet our new Operations Coordinator, Rose!

Eat Greater Des Moines is excited to welcome our new Operations Coordinator, Rose Cooney, to the team! Rose will be responsible for managing the day…

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Meet our new Communications and Outreach Coordinator, Lauren!

It is an exciting week at Eat Greater Des Moines! We are welcoming two new employees to the EGDM team and today we welcome Lauren…

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Gleaning in Your Own Backyard: Edible Landscapes

Research shows that as much as one-third of the food supply in the United States goes to waste. That’s over 133 billion pounds of food….

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Meet our Service Learning Student, Samantha!

The Eat Greater Des Moines team is excited to welcome Samantha (Sami) Craig to the EGDM Team! Sami is a student at Central College in…

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Looking forward to springtime: 2021 garden updates!

With springtime in mind, gardens all over the Des Moines area are planning for their 2021 garden season. Over here at Eat Greater Des Moines,…

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Meet our new Gleaning Coordinator, Madison!

Eat Greater Des Moines is happy to announce that we have recently, welcomed Madison Staecker to the EGDM Team! Madison is an AmeriCorps member who…

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