Project IOWA


“Because of Project IOWA’s training I am able to have control of myself mentally and emotionally. What I’ve learned... has helped me to stay positive and to know that I can overcome anything that comes my way.”

Martell C., now working at EFCO


“Thank you guys so much for believing in me and creating this opportunity. I now make $17.25 an hour, This is the most money I’ve (ever) received hourly, and now my family no longer has to depend on government assistance.”

Dominique D., now working at Kemin


What is Project IOWA?

Project IOWA is a non-profit organization that offers support and training services to Iowans seeking better careers. We believe that everyone has something of value to offer and has the potential to improve their own lives, no matter what their circumstances or background.



Our reason for being at work, home, and in life


Finding meaning through work


Finding, staying, and growing at work, home, and in life

Ready to start training for a new career?

Reach out to us and find out how our signature program structure has uplifted hundreds of Iowans into better careers in manufacturing and business communications.


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