Welcome to the Drake Neighborhood Association, located in the heart of
Des Moines, Iowa. Please take a few minutes to read more about us and our history. We would love to have you join the Association and sign up to volunteer.
Neighborhood plan

The plan outlines a number of goals in the areas of housing, parks and trails, commercial development, infrastructure, marketing and communications.

About the DNA

Founded in 1979, the Drake Neighborhood Association is the second oldest and one of the largest neighborhood associations in Des Moines.


The next Drake Neighborhood Association board meeting will be Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at St. Catherine of Sienna at 7:00 P.M. Hope to see you there!

The Drake Neighborhood Association membership will be voting to fill 4 Board positions at its first quarterly meeting held at 7pm on Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Click here for a visual tutorial of how to sign up or renew your membership. Database Tutorial

DNA Business Memberships enhance business owner communication with residents, the city and other interested parties. Contact Jennifer Sayers at for more information!