Welcome to the downtown neighborhood association.

Want to get involved in the downtown Des Moines community?

By becoming a member of the downtown neighborhood association, you can do just that.
Join the Downtown Neighborhood Association

Why should you join?

  • Be part of a community that's trying to make downtown Des Moines a better place.
  • Get your voice heard in order to make a real difference.
  • Social and network during events at some of your favorite downtown hotspots.
  • Not a downtown resident? Not a problem! We don't discriminate.

Check out the events we have coming up.

Reach out to dnaboard@desmoinesdna.com for virtual meeting information.
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See all upcoming social events.


Check Out Volunteer Iowa for your local Volunteering Opportunities

They need volunteers for:

  • Covid-19 food distribution
  • Derecho Response opportunities
  • Helping Hand
  • United Way
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • ...and many more.
Volunteer Iowa

We have a membership for everyone!

Whether you're a resident of downtown, a friend that wants a reason to visit more often, or a business that is looking to give back to the community, we've got a place for you.

Resident

$20

per year
or $45 for 3 years.

Check out our MAP to see if you live within the boundaries of the Downtown Neighborhood. If you do, this is the membership for you.


Ability to vote

Board meeting attendance (optional)

Social event access

Member-only communications


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Non-Resident

$20

per year
or $45 for 3 years.

Didn't see your residence within our MAP? No worries, we still want you to come be social. The only difference is that you won't get to vote on downtown matters.


Board meeting attendance (optional)

Social event access

Member-only communications


Sign Up

Business

starting at

$100

per year

Check out our MAP to see if your business is within the boundaries of the Downtown Neighborhood. If you do, this is the membership for you.


Board meeting attendance (optional)

Social event access for employees

Member-only communications

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From our Facebook feed...

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Hy-Vee responded to the DNAs request for further information on the intent of the DT grocery store (pasted below).  After reading it, please contact the board with any additional questions, comments, or suggestions you have.  We will review those to prepare any necessary follow up.  Board member contact information is listed in a posting from yesterday.
2 days ago

Hy-Vee responded to the DNA's request for further information on the intent of the DT grocery store (pasted below). After reading it, please contact the board with any additional questions, comments, or suggestions you have. We will review those to prepare any necessary follow up. Board member contact information is listed in a posting from yesterday. ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago

Downtown Des Moines Hy-Vee Update

The DNA reached out to a Hy-Vee representative earlier today seeking redesign information about the downtown Hy-Vee. We encourage DNA members and downtown residents to continue contacting DNA board members with questions, concerns, suggestions, etc. you would like us to pass on. Feel free to post those here or email us directly at:
Brandon Brown: president@desmoinesdna.com
Chris Fultz: atlarge1@desmoinesdna.com
Aubrey Grant: secretary@desmoinesdna.com
James Cushing: atlarge2@desmoinesdna.com
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