Athletics for Education and Success (AFES) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that strives to help the youth and families of Fort Dodge and Webster County by providing hope and motivation for them. We aim to do this by any means necessary, giving the youth and parents the power to decide what they need, want and what may help them be successful. We offer our youth after-school programs, sports teams, mentoring groups, drum line groups, educational and cultural opportunities and much more. In addition to providing exceptional programming, we provide our youth with a sense of belonging and the determination to succeed.
Supplies food to patrons living in the following towns: Dayton, Burnside, Boxholm, Pilot Mound, Harcourt, Lehigh, Frazer, Lanyon.
Lord’s Cupboard provides emergency food and basic household supplies that should last about a week. Assistance given five times per year. Clients may come when in need at their discretion – no calendar restrictions. Perishable and nonperishable food items provided using a client choice form. Assistance is also available to households that have had a fire or family members of domestic situations with no income eligibility required in these emergency situations.
Proteus provides seasonal farm workers and others with a variety of services that improve their health, education and economic opportunities. Proteus has a food pantry and clothing closet that is open every Monday to the general public.
Faith based global organization with ministry of providing emergency assistance to the needy through social services program. Services include food pantry, emergency shelter, emergency financial assistance, food & nutrition programs, and noon meal.