Ways to Help

  1. Cooking for meals:

To sign up for cooking/delivering food for our Saturday meals, please click here

2. Support us financially:

We are still $1,000 away from our monthly goal to support our house and our guests. Monthly support helps us to afford our mortgage, utilities, and material needs for the house-not to mention it’s repair needs πŸ™‚

3. Our item needs:

Updated on May 17, 2021

Most Immediate— Garden and Carpentry Tools
– Lowes, Menards, or Ace gift cards for house repairs and lumber supplies
Continual needs:-Toilet Paper
-Laundry detergent
-Cleaning supplies (bathroom, kitchen, ect.)
-Butter
-NO MORE MILK! Thanks to Picket Fence Creamery, we get tons!
-Yogurt
-Cheese
-Postage Stamps
Tools– Splitting maul
– Woodworking tools: saws, planers, sanders, ect.
– Shovels, hand tools
– Household tools: tape measures, screwdrivers, rachets, handheld tools, ect.
Kitchen– Large Pressure cooker
– Grill or smoker?
Large Furniture– Outdoor wood bench
Chapel– Altar crucifx
– Altar main cloth
– Oscar Romero prints/photos
– Liturgy of the Hours breviaries (10+)
Outdoor– Wood for outdoor swing
– Firewood for winter wood stove
– Deck and Fence Stain
Items for Guests– Mens socks
– Mens underwear (unused please)
– Mens pants (sizes 30W-40Waist)
– Mens Winter wear
Food Items– Really anything in bulk πŸ™‚
– Coffee and tea
– Baking supplies
– Flour, bread flour, sugar, yeast, ect.
– Spices, herbs, oils, sauces
– Dairy products (cream, yogurt, cheese)

Have something not listed above? Email us


Well…these are more just wants, not necessarily needs:

Up and Coming Household Projects (in order of priority):

  1. Upstairs bathroom shower install
  2. Handrail installation
  3. Wood stove installation

If you would like to volunteer your time or expertise, please contact us at (515) 337-1152. We are especially interested in contractors with specific skills.


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