Volunteer Spotlight – Ashley Kirvin

Volunteer Spotlight – Ashley Kirvin

Volunteer Spotlight – Ashley Kirvin At New Chapters our volunteers share our passion to inspire a love of books in at-risk youth.  This is the seventh in our Volunteer Spotlight series, where we ask one of our volunteers a few questions. Today we are excited to...
Donor Spotlight – Deb and Bob Pulver

Donor Spotlight – Deb and Bob Pulver

Donor Spotlight – Deb and Bob Pulver Our donors vary greatly in occupation and personal interests, but they all have one thing in common: a strong belief in the importance of books to the development of children. Upon learning about New Chapters, our donors have...
How a Linen Closet Came to be Known as Narnia

How a Linen Closet Came to be Known as Narnia

Narnia. The imaginary land in C.S. Lewis’ beloved Chronicles of Narnia series. A fantasy world that the young character, Lucy, discovers in the back of a seemingly ordinary wardrobe. Where beavers, mice, wolves and a lion act as humans do. A world of mythical...
July 2019 Newsletter

July 2019 Newsletter

At New Chapters, we’ve recently added $2,500 in new books to our libraries at Orchard Place Campus, kicked off our summer reading program, and updated our website with more features. Stay up to date on all of our happenings by reading our July Newsletter!...
Donor Spotlight – Jeff and Susan Stroud

Donor Spotlight – Jeff and Susan Stroud

Donor Spotlight – Jeff and Susan Stroud We send a heartfelt thank you to Jeff and Susan Stroud, generous donors of funds for the purchase of books that go into the hands of our at-risk youth. The Strouds have always supported efforts in the Des Moines area that...