In the Community

The staff at the Des Moines Radio Group is committed to our community. Every year, the Des Moines Radio Group participates in events that better our city and our state. The Des Moines Radio Group’s commitment to community is unmatched in Iowa. We hope that you will join us in our events that help make Des Moines and the State of Iowa a great place to live, work and play.

In 2004 and 2008 STAR 102.5, and in 2011 93.3 KIOA were awarded with the prestigious National Association of Broadcasters Crystal Award for Community Service. We take great pride in our community and we hope you will too.

  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month
  • Heart Health Awareness Month
  • American Lung Association Fight For Air Climb
  • Combat Hunger benefitting the Food Bank of Iowa
  • STAR 102.5’s Christmas Wish
  • Mercy Stork Affair
  • Urbandale Friday Fest
  • Nitefall on the River
  • Des Moines Arts Festival
  • Metro Arts Jazz in July
  • Kidfind Headquarters at the Iowa State Fair
  • Project Variety
  • Mentor Iowa
  • Children’s Cancer Connection
  • Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure
  • Downtown Farmers’ Market
  • Valley Junction Farmers’ Market
  • Night Eyes
  • Festival of Trees and Lights
  • Jolly Holiday Lights
  • American Heart Walk
  • Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
  • World Food and Music Festival
  • ImaginEve
  • IMT Des Moines Marathon
  • YESS Duck Derby
  • Warm Your Heart

Alzheimers Association – Greater Iowa Chapter
American Lung Association in Iowa
American Heart Association
American Red Cross
Arthritis Foundation
Blank Children’s Hospital
Blood Center of Iowa
Children’s Cancer Connection
Children & Families of Iowa
Children’s Miracle Network
Food Bank of Iowa
Heart Connection Children’s Cancer Programs
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
Make-a-Wish Foundation
Metro Arts Jazz in July
Toys for Tots
Salvation Army Des Moines
Young Variety, The Children’s Charity