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covid-19 help

Now, more than ever, we need your help. To ensure the safety and security of our sheltered families and our staff during this pandemic, we’ve had to make dramatic changes to our vital programs. As a result, we are incurring tens of thousands of dollars in additional costs per week. We are grateful for gifts of any size.

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covid-19 updates

We are committed to our staff, our families, and our community. To prevent the introduction or spread of COVID-19 to our buildings, we have made a number of adjustments at People Serving People. We continue to make decisions that promote health, safety, and continuity of services.

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join our team

We want you on our team! Join our shelter team in downtown Minneapolis (serving families experiencing homelessness) or our Center of Excellence Preschool team (serving families in the Phillips neighborhood of Minneapolis). We’re hiring for our classrooms, kitchen, and more.

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annual gala



Enjoy dinner, games, & auctions with your friends and fellow People Serving People supporters at


People Serving People’s 21st Annual Gala

A Race for Stable Housing
Friday, October 23, 2020
Renaissance Minneapolis – The Depot

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People Serving People helps homeless and at-risk children and their families manage crisis situations and build a strong foundation for their long-term success.

People Serving People is the largest and most comprehensive emergency shelter for families experiencing homelessness in Minnesota and a dedicated leader in homelessness prevention. We envision a community in which all children have the stability and support they need to develop their full capacity to thrive.