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1000 Friends of Iowa is a statewide nonprofit organization promote responsible development that conserves and protects our agricultural and natural resources, revitalizes our neighborhoods, towns and cities, and improves the quality of life for future generations. We encourage land use planning that protects farmland and natural areas, and ensures livable communities through implementation of smart growth principles.

We have a variety of opportunities for those wishing to volunteer. Please email us at, or call 515-288-5364 to learn more about volunteering for 1000 Friends of Iowa!

People United for Responsible Land Use