THE WALLACE CENTERS OF IOWA: sustainable food & civility initiatives

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Details about WCI programs, events and operations

Holiday Boutique at the Country Life Center

Featuring more than a dozen local artisans and homemade candy from the Friends of the Orient Library.

Feeding Our Community Fall Lunch Series at Wallace House

Our speaker series spotlights four leaders in the Des Moines area taking action to improve access to food now and in the future.

Houghtaling named CEO

Deb Houghtaling of Greenfield, IA named CEO by WCI board of directors

Women's Leadership Lunch series: Women in Action

Be inspired by area women as they describe how they identified a need and stepped up to create change.

Country Life Center recognized as part of Iowa's billion dollar tourism industry.

Country Life Center attracts more than 9,000 visitors annually and adds to Iowa’s tourism economy.

Gathering Table "One of 99 Restaurants to Try"

Travel Iowa has included the Gathering Table restaurant on its list of 99 restaurants to try in Iowa.

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2773 290th Street, Orient, IA 50858
Ph: 515.243.7063 (DM)
Ph: 641.337.5019 (Orient)
Website: https://wallace.org
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