Central Iowa Shelter & Services

Central Iowa Shelter & Services is the largest emergency homeless shelter in the state of Iowa. Focused on serving central Iowa, they also serve clients from the entire state and from across the nation. Each year, they serve over 2,000 individuals that are experiencing homelessness, providing them with a safe place to sleep, warm meals, and a variety of services. CISS is committed to helping its clients find permanent housing as quickly as possible, as well as teaching them the skills needed to help them stay self-sufficient when they move.

Their Mission to provide low-barrier shelter, meals and support services at no cost to adults experiencing homelessness and to facilitate their move toward self-sufficiency.

To see more pictures from the event, and a live stream of the check presentation, visit our Facebook page.