Youth & Shelter Services, Inc.

Endowment Gift

Donor preferences are very important to YSS. While most donors give for immediate needs, others give to the YSS Foundation Endowment or to a specific location's endowment fund. These gifts go on forever as only investment earnings are spent, never the principal.

Please click on one of the links below to give to an endowment account.

YSS Foundation Endowment

YSS of Boone County Endowment

YSS of Eastern Story County Endowment

YSS of Hamilton County Endowment

Iowa Homeless Youth Centers Endowment

YSS of Marshall County Endowment


The YSS Foundation Investment Policy states 5.5% is paid annually to help support YSS programs and services. The payout is based on investment earnings over the previous twelve quarters. The policy requires at least 95% of the investments are in socially responsible funds.

Please contact Sarah Mowery at (515) 233-3141 or use the form below to request copies of the YSS Foundation Investment Policy.

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