A resident passed her high school graduation equivalency test (HiSET).

A mom and baby have remained Covid-free.

A resident had an unwanted tattoo removed; and the technician donated the work.

The HEED homeschool group served by doing plenty of fall yard clean-up.

Amazon delivered several Wish List (link) items, thanks to the generosity of several constituents.

There has been an increase in donors selecting RHM as their charity when Amazon shopping via AmazonSmile (link). 0.5% of their total purchase comes directly to the ministry!

A recent opportunity to represent RHM at a church missions conference.

A small group has committed to volunteer sorters donation.

Staff joined in celebrating the retirement of our Development Specialist, J.A. Richards.

New potential board members have been identified. Continue praying for ongoing conversations.

A supportive individual promoted RHM at church during their “Pro-Life Month.”

Creative and thoughtful ways individuals are raising funds for RHM:

  •          Many are already registering for our Virtual Fundraiser, Thu, Nov 12 at 7 p.m.
  •          Great Southern Bank selected RHM to receive “staff casual day” contributions.
  •          A successful golf fundraiser was held by Scissors & Scotch of Ankeny/West Des Moines.
  •          2 individuals raised funds via Facebook Birthday Fundraising.

God has met our financial needs so far in 2020.



Health for our current residents, babies, and staff amid this pandemic.

Staff relationship-building with residents so that hearts and spirits of residents will be uplifted.

A resident is seeking a vehicle to purchase.

Pray for Volunteer needs (link): drivers and office custodian.

Staffing need (link): House Parent Assistant (Des Moines).

As God leads, RHM seeking to add additional members to their board leadership team.

Wisdom for final preparations are made for our first-ever Virtual Fundraising Event (link).

That many will watch, be blessed, and respond to the fundraising event (link) Nov 12 at 7 p.m.