EIN 42-1489668

Greater Des Moines Partnership

IRS 501(c) type
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To drive economic and workforce development, downtown development, and regional business development.

Program areas at Greater Des Moines Partnership

Regional economic development: regional economic development is the cornerstone of the Partnership's mission. In 2019, goals were accomplished by assisting with 22 business expansions, 11 new company relocations to the region, increased capital investment of more than 1.274 billion in the region, and 1,094 new/retained jobs. In accomplishing these goals, the Partnership visited numerous local companies, pursued prospect visits and carried out recruitment trips and trade shows. In addition, Partnership efforts resulted in numerous high-profile media placements which highlighted regional strengths and opportunities.
Entrepreneurial initiatives: entrepreneurial initiatives (formerly known as square one dsm) was launched in 2007 to assist entrepreneurs and small businesses in the region. Its staff provide resources to strategically assess the commercial feasibility of products and services. In addition, consultative resources are provided in order to assist start-up ventures in the development of product and service offerings.
Regional business development and talent: the Partnership through its visionary model is aligned with 24 regional chambers of commerce in the region and as a result has more than 6,400 member organizations. It offers a regional member directory, online database and resources, and distributes a weekly email newsletter. Its talent development and education efforts connect employers and prospects across several employment sectors and adds value through increased programming efforts via new technologies and programs.

Form 990s for Greater Des Moines Partnership

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-122021-06-24990View PDF
2018-122020-06-09990View PDF
2017-122019-02-21990View PDF
2016-122018-01-18990View PDF
2015-122017-03-22990OView PDF
...and 6 more Form 990s

Who funds Greater Des Moines Partnership

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Prairie Meadows Race Track & CasinoPartnership 2018 Invested Campaign$330,000
 Subscribe to viewCapital Building Campaign$112,500
 Subscribe to viewCapital Building Campaign$112,500
...and 7 more grants received

Financials for Greater Des Moines Partnership

RevenuesFYE 12/2019
Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$7,383,146
Investment income and dividends$221,276
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$7,604,422

Personnel at Greater Des Moines Partnership

Jay ByersChief Executive Officer$367,816
Kirk IrwinChief Administrative Officer / Chief Administration Officer$212,452
Tiffany Tauscheck, Cdme, IomChief Strategy Officer
 Subscribe to viewVice President of Communications
 Subscribe to viewSenior Vice President of Government Relations and Public Policy
...and 24 more key personnel

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General information
700 Locust Street Suite 100
Des Moines, IA 50309
Metro area
Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA
Website URL
(515) 286-4950
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
Fiscal year end
Taxreturn type
Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
S31: Urban, Community Economic Development
NAICS code, primary
813910: Trade Associations
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