Our Lead House Parents for Carlisle have been hired and begin later this month!

An anonymous individual recently donated funds to current residents for their current needs.

A supportive church purchased many Wish List items (link) & made a financial contribution as part of their Dollar Impacts campaign.

Scooter’s Coffee (Johnston) donated a 2-door freezer; 2 Men And A Truck donated it’s transfer.

Several have already asked to participate in RH’s Christmas Adopt-A-Resident Program.

A group of adults & young people served RHM with fall clean-up projects at RHM Des Moines.

Volunteers have been caring for yard work throughout this summer & fall at our Carlisle Home.

Direct care staff members attended the 2019 National Christian Housing Conf in Louisiana.

Encouragement and blessing resulted from this year’s staff/board fellowship.

Our banquet expenses will be cared for by several individuals and businesses who have invested.

38 people (our goal of 45) have committed to be Table Hosts at our Nov 14 Banquet!

Continued opportunities being scheduled to represent RHM at churches and other events.



For 2 alumnae as they build on their Ruth Harbor experiences toward healthy independence.

For three new residents as they adjust to life in the home.

A resident, who recently got her driver’s license, is seeking a vehicle to purchase.

That the hearts of our residents will be transformed as they seek life change and growth.

Residents adjusting to new jobs & good health for children so moms can continue to work.

Staff need: House Parent Assistant (Des Moines) Staffing need (link). Spread the word!

Potential residents in need of our services who are on our waiting list.

As God leads, our Board of Directors desire to add additional members to their team.

Board Member Carmine Boal’s complete recovery and intensive therapy following a stroke.

Former Board Member, Ed Nichols, is having surgery on November 14th.

For God’s financial provision in the coming year (costs have increased with second home).

Staff as they engage and work together; for continued unity and effectiveness.

Planning for our fundraising Banquet. Initiations have been mailed and final registrations must be completed by Monday, November 11th. Consider attending: Online registration!