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UnityPoint Clinic - Express

180 Jordan Creek Parkway, Suite 120
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

00 Patients
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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Altoona

2720 8th St. SW
Altoona, Iowa 50009

03 Patients
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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Ingersoll

2103 Ingersoll Ave., Ste. 2
Des Moines, Iowa 50312

05 Patients
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Urgent Care - Ankeny

3625 N. Ankeny Blvd.
Suite E
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

10 Patients
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Urgent Care - Lakeview

6000 University Avenue
Suite 101
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

01 Patients
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Urgent Care - Merle Hay

4020 Merle Hay Road
Suite 100
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

04 Patients
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Urgent Care - Southglen

6520 SE 14th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50320

09 Patients
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Urgent Care - Urbandale

2901 86th Street
Urbandale, Iowa 50322

00 Patients
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Support Stoddard

When you support John Stoddard Cancer Center you are making an incredible difference in the lives of the patients and families we serve. With your contributions, we can provide compassionate, quality, comprehensive care for our patients and their families. Your generosity provides vital support for our programs by funding needs and programs that are not reimbursed by insurance. 

There are many ways you can help – make a cash gift, volunteer, host a fundraiser, donate items, honor loved ones and plan your beneficiary gifts through stocks, estates and more. Thank you for your support! 

Make a Gift

Make a gift today and make a difference for patients and families receiving care at John Stoddard Cancer Center. 


Volunteers are an important part of what makes John Stoddard one of the top cancer centers in the Midwest. Click here to learn more about volunteering. Thank you for helping to make a difference in the lives of our patients. We need volunteers to help in various areas of the Cancer Center including our inpatient unit and Radiation Oncology. We also need volunteers to help represent Stoddard at various special events throughout the year. 

In-Kind Donations

Thank you for supporting John Stoddard Cancer Center! It is difficult for patients and families to spend time in the hospital, but special gifts and activities can help ease the anxiety and stress. Your donation of new hats, blankets, crossword puzzles help brighten the day of our patients.  Click here to view the Gift In-Kind donation form.

Because of concerns about allergies and immunity among patients, we only accept donations of new, unused items from a smoke-free household

Items our patients need:  

• Hats/scarves 

• Sewn port protectors 

• Blankets 

• Small pillows/neck pillows 

• Chemo care kits (may include items such as Kleenex, socks, water bottle, notebook, pen, non-scented lotion, hard candies, word searches, crossword puzzles, Sudoku, etc.) 

• Paperback Books (new) 

• Gas Station Gift Cards

Items not accepted

• Wigs and turbans 

• Medical accessories (crutches, walker, etc.) 

• Prosthetics/camisoles 

• Unused medical supplies or medications 

We encourage you to donate these items to The Not New Shop. Proceeds benefit Iowa Lutheran Hospital. 

For questions about in-kind donations, contact Gina Mandernach at (515) 241-8505 or

Rally Against Cancer

Rally Against Cancer raises money to help the patients and families at John Stoddard Cancer Center while they are going through one of the hardest fights of their lives. The proceeds support the John Stoddard Cancer Oncology Navigator Program, as well as other programs that provide healing and overall well-being of patients and their families.