Assisting Grimes area folks to stay in their home since February 19, 2011!
Grimes Volunteer Support Services Newsletter
APRIL 2023
Mission Statement-To provide, without charge, needed services to individuals in the Grimes area assisting them to remain in their homes.

Thank you to Polk County Supervisors for their recent donation to GVSS. Pictured: Mike Bleskacek, GVSS President, Robert Brownell, Supervisor, Tom Letsch, GVSS Treasurer. Thank you for your continued financial support. Thanks to your continued generosity, we are able to continue providing services to the residents of Grimes.
Thank you to Opus for being a corporate sponsor for GVSS. Pictured: Gloria Perry from GVSS, an OPUS representative, Mike Bleskacek, GVSS President. We appreciate your support and in helping us continue to provide services to the residents of Grimes.
There is still a little time remaining to support GVSS. Grimes Volunteer Support Services has been selected to receive $1 from every $2.50 reusable red "My Heart" Bag sold by the Grimes HyVee during the months of March and April 2023. Pick up a new bag and help support GVSS
All seniors are invited to congregate meals served daily at the Grimes Senior Center at 410 SE Main St. in the Grimes Community Complex. The Senior Center is open Monday-Friday from 9:30 a.m.  to 1:30 p.m. and lunch is served at 11:30 p.m. 
 For reservations, please call 986-5747 by noon the day before - and by noon Friday for a Monday meal. No fees for meals for those 60 and over; however, donations are accepted and appreciated.
 Come for the food, friends and fun!
GVSS Office Hours
Come talk to us in person between 9:30 and 11:30 AM, Monday, Wednesday or Friday or call and make an appointment.

We are located at 404 SE 2nd Street, Suite 100 in the Grimes Governors District.
GVSS has been providing services to Grimes area residents since February 2011. Since then we have provided more than 23,872 trips, driven over 306,065 miles and contributed over 48,853 hours of service to organize and provide assistance to residents of the community.

GVSS has over 210 clients and over 60 volunteers on our rosters.
 For more information regarding GVSS, go to our web site:

 Home visits can be arranged by calling 515-986-5355
Grimes Storehouse
112 NE Ewing St, Ste B
Tuesdays & Thursdays - 9:30 am - 11:30 am
1st and 2nd Tuesday of each month
5:30 - 7:00 pm
404 SE 2nd Street, Suite 100
Grimes, IA 50111