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Welcome to the FFA Enrichment Center!

The FFA Enrichment Center is a beautiful and unique facility dedicated to helping new generations of Iowans prepare for exciting careers in agriculture. Located on the Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) Ankeny Campus, it will enhance the learning opportunities for more than 12,000 Iowa FFA members and DMACC students enrolled in the Veterinary Technologies and Agribusiness programs.

The FFA Enrichment Center is open to the general public on space availability. The FFA Enrichment Center showcases six meeting rooms, two large conference rooms, one communications center, and a beautiful two-story lobby/exhibit hall area for rental opportunities. With approximately 20,000 sq. ft. of conference center space, groups ranging from 10-700 people can comfortably be accommodated. For more information on rental opportunities or general information about the FFA Enrichment Center, please click on the links above.

For inquires about facility space and event rentals, contact Jessica Erickson at (515) 965-7372
For leadership development, contact Rachel Kagay at (515) 965-7377

What's New
Join Our Team! 
The FFA Enrichment Center is seeking an experienced, customer service oriented professional to coordinate scheduling, marketing, billing, and events. The successful candidate must be able to anticipate customer/rental needs, be organized, manage event details and work closely with both DMACC and the Iowa FFA Foundation teams. This position reports to the Iowa FFA Foundation Executive Director. For more information on the position and application process, click here


Looking for a leadership retreat?
Contact Rachel Kagay @ 515.965.7377 for more information!

Have a idea for program development?
To enhance educational, professional, and leadership development opportunities within the Center this “Request for Program Development” (RFPD) form allows any interested organization an opportunity to request assistance and development of programming. The RFPD is additionally utilized by Iowa FFA Foundation and FFA Enrichment Center staff as a directive tool in prioritizing programming at the Center. Go to our Leadership Programs tab to find the link for the RFPD!
FFA Enrichment Center Customer Service Satisfaction Survey
Great Des Moines Convention and Visitors Bureau
Ankeny Chamber of Commerce


Events Coming Up
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Cotton Business unit: Building an Outstanding Team

Wednesday, August 13, 2014
John Deere Meeting

Thursday, August 14, 2014
DMACC Pioneer Meeting

Friday, August 15, 2014
Cotton PLMT

Friday, August 15, 2014 -
Saturday, August 16, 2014
Lamb/Royer Wedding

Sunday, August 17, 2014
Cornerstone Church

Sunday, August 17, 2014
FFA Enrichment Center
Family Movie Night: Cars

Monday, August 18, 2014
Polk County Farm Bureau

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Faculty & Staff Development Day

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
DMACC Honors Program Meeting

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Iowa Institute Cooperative Meeting

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Silos & Smokestacks Board Trustee Meeting

Thursday, August 21, 2014
Veridian Innovation Planning Days

Thursday, August 21, 2014 -
Friday, August 22, 2014
Unity Point 3rd Quarter Leadership Conference

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Shrimp and Bingo for Scholarships

Sunday, August 24, 2014
Cornerstone Church

Sunday, August 24, 2014
FFA Enrichment Center
Family Movie Night: Finding Nemo

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 -
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
IAWEA - AWWA Fall Short Course

Thursday, August 28, 2014
Instructional Coaching

Thursday, August 28, 2014 -
Friday, August 29, 2014
John Deere Ideation Session

Sunday, August 31, 2014
Cornerstone Church

Monday, September 1, 2014
Labor Day: Center CLOSED