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volunteer story - Ameriprise

People Serving People is grateful to our individual and group volunteers who gift their time and talents to help families thrive in our community.


As Ameriprise Financial recently shared, “We are proud to support their mission to help those with an immediate need, while continuously working to address the more significant issue of systemic homelessness in the community.”

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chefs for change dinners

Join us as local chefs donate their incredible talent, food, and drinks for a chef’s table experience with beverage pairings.


All proceeds benefit families supported by People Serving People.

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back to school breakfast

Join us on September 19 for our annual Back to School Breakfast event at our Center of Excellence. Learn from Dr. Megan R. Gunnar, Regents Professor and the Director of the Institute of Child Development and Associate Director of the Center for Neurobehavioral Development at
the University of Minnesota how our Educational Services programs prepare children for school and beyond.

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keep in touch

People Serving People’s comprehensive programs for families experiencing homelessness and instability include crisis-response, upstream prevention, and systems change efforts.


Learn more about the many ways you can advocate to make a difference in the lives of children and families experiencing uncertainty in our community.

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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.