Frequently Asked Questions
Download the DSM Today Manual to learn how to create an organization min web page and volunteer opportunities, events and programs mini web pages.
What kinds of organizations can have mini web pages on DSM Today?
These are the types of Greater Des Moines Metro organizations we welcome on DSM Today:
- Nonprofit and Community Organizations (including NGOs, community clubs and groups, schools and universities, high school and college clubs, unions, foundations, and campaigns)
- Government Agencies (including museums, libraries, parks and recreation departments, environmental protection agencies, social services, schools and universities, and community service programs)
- Business (including hospices, hospitals, long-term care facilities, corporate volunteer programs, and business volunteer projects)
- Affinity Groups (small groups of people who work together autonomously on direct action or other projects. You can form an affinity group with your friends, people from your community, workplace, or organization. Affinity groups can be based on a common ideology, a shared concern for a given issue, or a common activity, role or skill.)
Organizations and groups that promote or glorify hatred, violence or religious or racial intolerance are not eligible to register on DSM Today. DSM Today reserves the right to make the decision as to what organizations constitutes such groups.
How do I register my organization and start building my organization's mini web page?
Register now by completing a quick process, only a 1 minute process.
Is DSM Today free to use?
It's free to sign up, search for opportunities, create a mini web page for your organization, and create mini web pages for your organization's events, volunteer opportunities, and programs. We are confident that you will love DSM Today!
What are the benefits of membership?
We provide a simple and FREE online service to help organizations like yours recruit volunteers more effectively, gain better visibility, and build stronger support from the community.