Date: 3/21/2024

Title: FA Attends IACP's Day on the Hill

Date: 3/13/2024

Title: Core Members Represent Cyclone Country Aktion Club at Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

Date: 2/23/2024

Title: FA Leadership Staff Attend IACP Coterie

Date: 2/21/2024

Title: FA Receives Grant from Altrusa International of Ames

Date: 2/14/2024

Title: FA Board Members Receive Ames Chamber of Commerce Awards

Date: 2/13/2024

Title: Core Members Help with Souperbowl Food and Supply Drive

Date: 2/2/2024

Title: FA Announces Employee of the Year for 2023

Date: 1/31/2024

Title: FA at Spring Welcome Fest at Iowa State University

Date: 1/26/2024

Title: Employee Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary with FA

Date: 1/19/2024

Title: FA Announces Employee of the Quarter for the 4th Quarter of 2023

Date: 1/10/2024

Title: FA Earns Platinum Seal of Transparency with Candid

Date: 12/19/2023

Title: FA Marketing Manager Selected to Leadership Ames Class 37

Date: 12/15/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Holiday Celebration

Date: 12/14/2023

Title: Administration and Leadership Teams Gather for Holiday Celebration

Date: 12/8/2023

Title: Kinetic Edge Physical Therapy Donated to Friendship Ark

Date: 12/7/2023

Title: Moorman Clothiers of Ames Donates 10% of Sales

Date: 12/3/2023

Title: Friendship Ark at Beautiful Land Market

Date: 11/16/2023

Title: Former Board Member Receives Outstanding Philanthropist Award

Date: 11/12/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Announces Date of 2024 Tropical Sangria Escape

Date: 11/10/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Received Grant from Theisen's

Date: 11/8/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Presents at One Million Cups Ames

Date: 11/8/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Presents at 1 Million Cups Ames

Date: 11/7/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Attends Rock on in Retirement Symposium

Date: 10/26/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Opens Eighth Home

Date: 10/24/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Attends Ames Chamber of Commerce Women in Leadership Event

Date: 10/15/2023

Title: Employee of the Quarter Announced

Date: 8/10/2023

Title: Bock Real Estate Group Makes Donation Through Give Back Program

Date: 8/8/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Receives Donation from Golden K Kiwanis

Date: 8/1/2023

Title: Employee of the Quarter Announced

Date: 7/28/2023

Title: You're Invited - New Office Space Ribbon Cutting

Date: 7/1/2023

Title: We Have Moved

Date: 4/24/2023

Title: 2023 Story County Volunteer of the Year - Peggy Lowary

Date: 4/20/2023

Title: Friendship Ark Promo Video

Date: 4/10/2023

Title: Easter 2023 Celebration

Date: 2/24/2023

Title: FA Board Members Receive Ames Chamber of Commerce Awards

Date: 12/12/2022

Title: Catie's Story - I AM A HOOT AREN'T I?

Date: 11/2/2022

Title: Chevron Renewable Energy Group Pledges $50,000 Toward New Home

Date: 12/21/2021

Title: A Chance to Fly - The Story of our Fletcher Home

Date: 1/22/2021

Title: FA Core Members and Staff Receive First Dose of the Covid-19 Vaccine

Date: 1/12/2021

Title: Atlantic Coca Cola Bottling and Hach Company Donate to Friendship Ark

Date: 1/6/2021

Title: Creative Thinking Provides Unique Exercise Option for Core Member

Date: 1/4/2021

Title: Ankeny Kiwanis Club Gifts Jolly Holiday Lights Tickets to Friendship Ark

Date: 12/23/2020

Title: FA Core Members and Staff Bring Gifts to Mary Greeley Medical Center in Appreciation of Local Healthcare Workers

Date: 12/18/2020

Title: Nathan's Journey

Date: 11/24/2020

Title: FA Core Members Serve Community Member by Raking Leaves

Date: 11/18/2020

Title: FA Core Member Wins "Best Selfie with a Fish"

Date: 10/20/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Holds Ribbon Cutting Event for Newest Home

Date: 10/13/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Announces Open House and Ribbon Cutting for New Home

Date: 10/3/2020

Title: FA Executive Director Appears as Guest on I AM ABLE IOWA Show on KHOI 89.1

Date: 9/17/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Adds Operations Manager and Accounting Associate to Administrative Staff

Date: 9/14/2020

Title: United Way of Story County Day of Caring Volunteers Help Prepare New Home

Date: 9/4/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Receives Donation from Ames Golden K Kiwanis

Date: 8/25/2020

Title: Work Progresses at Friendship Ark's Sixth Home

Date: 8/24/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Welcomes New Board Members

Date: 8/21/2020

Title: Ames Anglers Donate Fishing Gear to Friendship Ark

Date: 8/8/2020

Title: 2020 Georges Niang Golf Outing Postponed to 2021

Date: 7/29/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Teams Up with Varsity Car Wash in Fundraising Effort

Date: 7/24/2020

Title: 2020 QuaRUNtine 5k on the 4th - Results

Date: 7/14/2020

Title: New Home Construction Update

Date: 6/5/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Participates in Ames Parks and Recreation's Adopt a Flower Garden Program

Date: 5/15/2020

Title: Visits and Birthday Parades in the Year of Covid-19

Date: 5/13/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Wins Volunteer Madness Challenge

Date: 5/12/2020

Title: Barilla America, Inc. Donates Pasta

Date: 5/9/2020

Title: Front Lawn Concert

Date: 5/8/2020

Title: Social Distance Visit With Friends

Date: 5/2/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Continues COVID-19 Precautions

Date: 4/16/2020

Title: Volunteers Craft Face Masks for Friendship Ark

Date: 4/15/2020

Title: Colorful Paintings for Our Windows Brighten Spirits

Date: 3/30/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Breaks Ground on 6th Home

Date: 3/23/2020

Title: Showing Love to Our Neighborhood During COVID-19

Date: 3/19/2020

Title: Friendship Ark's Response to COVID-19

Date: 3/5/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Core Members and Staff Construct Reading Igloo at Ames Public Library

Date: 2/17/2020

Title: Core Members Create Valentines for Community Partners

Date: 2/1/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Chosen as Charity of the Month in HyVee Red Reusable Bag Program

Date: 1/28/2020

Title: Friendship Ark Receives Paper Goods Donation from St. Cecilia's Church

Date: 1/27/2020

Title: Georges Niang Announces Friendship Ark as Charity Partner for 2020 Golf Outing

Date: 1/16/2020

Title: Core Members Attend Arc of Story County Caucus Training

Date: 12/20/2019

Title: Core Members Spend Time Ringing Bells for Salvation Army

Date: 12/19/2019

Title: Core Members help Calvary United Methodist Church with Preparation for Annual Live Nativity

Date: 12/18/2019

Title: Core Members and Staff Deliver Treats to Ames Fire Stations

Date: 12/10/2019

Title: Friendship Ark Featured on KHOI Radio

Date: 11/30/2019

Title: Friendship Ark Receives Donation from the Story County Community Foundation

Date: 11/13/2019

Title: Core Members Receive Donation from Three Sisters Non-Profit

Date: 11/11/2019

Title: Friendship Ark Holds Annual Fall Benefit

Date: 10/16/2019

Title: Core Members Help Reiman Gardens Prepare for Spirits in the Gardens Event

Date: 10/15/2019

Title: Core Members Participate in Ames Area CROP Hunger Walk

Date: 10/7/2019

Title: Core Members Help with Special Olympics Fundraiser

Date: 9/25/2019

Title: Friendship Ark Attends ISU People to People Career Fair

Date: 9/14/2019

Title: Friendship Ark Celebrates Direct Support Professionals Week

Date: 9/13/2019

Title: Friendship Ark Site Coordinator Recognized with IACP DSP Award

Date: 8/28/2019

Title: Friendship Ark Direct Support Staff Attends Signing of Proclamation

Date: 8/1/2019

Title: Friendship Ark Welcomes New Board Members

Date: 7/5/2019

Title: 15th Annual 5K on the 4th - Race Results Link

Date: 7/4/2019

Title: FAH Annual Five on the Fourth Run/Walk

Date: 7/2/2019

Title: Core Members Maintain Flower Bed at Dailey Park

Date: 5/22/2019

Title: FA Co-Hosts Movie Screening

Date: 5/16/2019

Title: Core Members Help to Spruce up Main Street Cultural District

Date: 5/13/2019

Title: FA Enters Birdhouse Competition

Date: 5/10/2019

Title: Founder of L'Arche Dies Leaving Legacy of Love and Compassion for People with Disabilities

Date: 5/8/2019

Title: Core Members Help Collect Food for United Way Food Drive

Date: 2/23/2019

Title: Arc Awards

Date: 10/19/2018

Title: 2018 Fall Benefit

Date: 10/12/2018

Title: GAAR Donation

Date: 9/26/2018

Title: FA Welcomes New Board Members

Date: 8/1/2018

Title: US Bank Donates to Friendship Ark

Date: 7/26/2018

Title: Raising Funds at Ragbrai

Date: 7/11/2018

Title: FA Advocacy Taskforce and Altrusa of Ames Team up to Donate Water Wheelchair to Furman Aquatic Center

Date: 7/5/2018

Title: 5K on the 4th Race Results Link

Date: 4/13/2018

Title: FA Earns Platinum Seal of Transparency on Guidestar

Date: 3/22/2018

Title: DayHab Capitol Visit

Date: 3/20/2018

Title: Volunteering at Meals from the Heartland

Date: 3/13/2018

Title: Donation of Art Supplies

Date: 3/7/2018

Title: Friendship Ark Staff Honored as Direct Care Professional of the Year

Date: 3/1/2018

Title: IACP Advocacy Day at the State Capitol

Date: 2/28/2018

Title: Core Member Gathering

Date: 2/22/2018

Title: Altrusa Donation For Aquatic Wheelchair

Date: 2/14/2018

Title: Happy Valentine's Day

Date: 2/5/2018

Title: Cookies and Snowflakes

Date: 10/26/2017

Title: Friendship Ark at ISU Sustainability Fair

Date: 10/18/2017

Title: Reiman Garden Helpers

Date: 10/11/2017

Title: Core Member Gathering - September 2017

Date: 9/19/2017

Title: 2017 Fall Benefit Presentation

Date: 9/19/2017

Title: Walk in Support of National Suicide Prevention Week

Date: 9/13/2017

Title: 2017 Fall Benefit

Date: 8/15/2017

Title: Produce Donation

Date: 7/20/2017

Title: New House Construction Update

Date: 7/18/2017

Title: We Welcome New Board Members

Date: 7/11/2017

Title: FA Art Club Participates in Reiman Gardens Garden Art Fair

Date: 6/22/2017

Title: Car Donation

Date: 6/15/2017

Title: New Home Construction Update

Date: 6/9/2017

Title: Ten Year Service Anniversary

Date: 4/21/2017

Title: Story County Community Foundation Grant

Date: 4/20/2017

Title: Pi Kappa Phi Hosts Core Member Gathering

Date: 4/18/2017

Title: County Farmer Directs America's Farmers Grow Communities Donation to Friendship Ark


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