Serving Urbandale, Iowa residents in need!

The Urbandale Community Action Network (UCAN) is a 501(c)3 citizen group providing leadership and ongoing support for comprehensive community-based action to improve the quality of life for those who live Urbandale.

UCAN works collaboratively with local government, churches, civic and community organizations, not for profits, citizens and the business community to accomplish common goals and to help make a difference in the lives of Urbandale residents.

Our Vision:   An engaged, vibrant and healthy Urbandale.

Our MissionUCAN is a catalyst for positive community action by implementing programs that are beneficial to Urbandale residents.


Our Leadership Team

Laura HolmsExecutive Director

Emily Roemmich, Program Assistant



Our Board of Directors

Sue Koch, President

Marlyn McKeen,  Vice President

Shiela Twaroski, Secretary

Ron Markway, Treasurer

Melinda Dabney, Board Member

Todd Pettit, Board Member