Building Better Holidays

Building Better Lives through Building Better Holidays.

At Affinity, our mission is to Build Better Lives for our members and communities. Building Better Holidays was created with our mission statement in mind, supporting local organizations that are helping to Build Better Lives as well.

This year, we’re excited to once again partner with WHO-TV Channel 13’s “Hello Iowa” to shine a spotlight on local organizations making a difference in our community.

Starting Thursday, November 18, we invite you to tune into Hello Iowa at 11:00 A.M. on WHO-TV Channel 13 as we launch our 2021 Building Better Holidays giving campaign!

Our goal is to spread holiday cheer by giving local charities in need a little extra sparkle this holiday season.

Since its creation in 2018, Affinity has donated nearly $70,000 to local charitable organizations as part of our Building Better Holidays campaign.

We’re excited to have officially have kicked off our 2021 Building Better Holidays campaign by featuring and surprising EasterSeals Iowa with a $2,000 donation.

EasterSeals Iowa is a non-profit organization that provides exceptional services to ensure that all people with disabilities or special needs and their families have equal opportunities to live, learn, work, and play in their communities.

Their Mission: To provide independence, hope and support.

Help people with disabilities get the services they need now – Click here to make a donation and to learn about other ways to give.

Click the video below to watch week 1 of our 2021 Building Better Holidays charity reveal.

This week on Hello Iowa, we surprised and featured Polk Housing Trust Fund with a $2,000 donation.

Polk Housing Trust Fund is a comprehensive planning, advocacy, and funding organization for affordable housing.

Their mission: To provide strategic leadership, expertise, and resources to strengthen communities by expanding affordable housing choices in Polk County.

Click the video below to watch week 2 of our 2021 Building Better Holidays charity reveal.

Stay tuned, Thursday, December 2 to find out this week’s featured charity on “Hello Iowa” WHO-TV Channel 13, 11:00 A.M.

Stay tuned, Thursday, December 9 to find out this week’s featured charity on “Hello Iowa WHO-TV Channel 13, 11:00 A.M.

Stay tuned, Thursday, December 16 to find out this week’s featured charity on “Hello Iowa” WHO-TV Channel 13, 11:00 A.M.

Stay tuned, Thursday, December 23 as we close our 2021 Building Better Holidays campaign with our final featured charity on “Hello IowaWHO-TV Channel 13, 11:00 A.M.

Listen as Affinity’s CEO, Jim Dean shares how our Building Better Holidays campaign initiative started and why it’s so important this year.