One Iowa is a statewide lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning (LGBTQ) organization preserving and advancing equality for LGBTQ individuals through grassroots efforts, advocacy, and education.

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Featured Events

Local Celebrity Drag Brunch

Saturday, July 14, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
The Garden Nightclub
112 4th St, Des Moines, IA 50309

Join One Iowa for a brunch like no other! Des Moines area public figures will receive mentorship from local performers and face-off in a pageant-style competition—in full drag. All ticket proceeds support One Iowa’s work for LGBTQ Iowans. 

Bottomless mimosas and bloody marys will be served in take-home One Iowa mugs for $15.

Space is limited, so buy your tables and tickets now.

One Iowa NORTH

One Iowa NORTH is a regional affiliate located in Mason City. One Iowa NORTH focuses on the needs of LGBTQ people in northern Iowa, their families, and allies to provide education and support.

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