Membership elevated.

Apply for Membership

  • Applicants must be sponsored into membership by a current Des Moines Embassy Club Member. If you do not have a Member sponsor, please contact Emily Biedenfeld at 515.245.3751 or
  • All sections of the application must be completed prior to submission. Incomplete applications will not be considered.
  • A one-time initiation fee of $1000 is required upon acceptance into membership.
  • There are six main categories of membership, listed here:

    Membership Category


    Monthly Dues

    Resident Young

    Age 21-29


    Resident Intermediate

    Age 30-39



    Age 40-64


    Resident Senior

    Age 65+



    Employed full-time by a 501(c)3



    Home and office more than 50 miles from Des Moines


  • Members may pay dues annually (January-December) if desired. A 5% discount will apply to annual dues payments, and dues for Members enrolling mid-year will be prorated.
  • Corporate discounts are available for groups of four or more individuals enrolling together. Please contact Emily Biedenfeld at 515.245.3751 or for details.
  • Completed applications may be submitted via email, mail, or hand-delivery.

Download Application for Membership

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