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gary's story

If you’ve visited People Serving People on a Thursday morning, chances are you’ve seen Gary around the shelter. He’s been volunteering as a weekly meal server and reading partner for almost 7 years, and his face still lights up when he talks about his volunteer shifts: “It’s the highlight of my week!”

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wish list - top 10

From urgent and year-round needs to our “top 10” and Amazon lists, you can help make families’ transitions to stability much brighter.

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chefs for change

Join us on September 24 as Republic, an award winning, locally-owned and independent craft beer bar, hosts our first-ever Chefs for Change dinner with beer pairings.

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Learn about ways to make a difference in the lives of children and families experiencing homelessness.

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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, family-focused homeless shelter in Minnesota. We envision a community in which all children have the stability and support they need to develop their full capacity to thrive.