Corks for College

  • 600 East Locust Street | Des Moines, IA 50319
  • Presented By: The Des Moines "I Have a Dream" Foundation
  • Dates: June 13, 2018
  • Location: State Historical Museum of Iowa
  • Phone: (515) 271-2183
  • Start/End Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Event Times: From: 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM
  • Price: $75 Regular Ticket; $50 Young Professional Ticket
  • Overview

    The Des Moines “I Have a Dream” Foundation & presenting sponsor Bank of the West are hosting the 4th Annual Corks for College to benefit the Dreamer Academy program at Findley Elementary & Harding Middle Schools.
    The event will include wine, hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction & Dreamer Academy scholars & their families speaking on the importance of our work & that achieving a higher education means to them.
    Support for the Dreamer Academy through Corks for College will greatly enhance our efforts as we continue to serve over 500 scholars.

    ABOUT THE FOUNDATION: The Des Moines "I Have a Dream" Foundation Dreamer Academy creates a culture of college & career for students beginning in elementary school, and continues to provide support through college graduation. We provide all of our young scholars with the tools/resources necessary to help them achieve success. A college savings account is opened for each student & investments are made into each account based on academic, social & community milestones met by the student & family.