annual gala

Staying Sheltered 2022 Gala

Thursday, October 27

Join us at Quincy Hall in Minneapolis and virtually to celebrate 40 years of Staying Sheltered.


Quincy Hall | 1325 Quincy St NE Minneapolis, MN 55413

5:30 pm – cocktail hour, games, & live music from Sonic Dream

7:00 pm – dinner & program

Attire- cocktail

21+ event

The online auction is open October 24-27


See our full COVID safety and refund policy here.

Make a gift today to help families thrive.



Thank You 2022 Sponsors









Become a Sponsor!

Community support helps families experiencing homelessness build strong foundations for the future. Join us as a sponsor of Staying Sheltered, our 2022 Gala.

2022 Sponsorship Packet
2022 Sponsorship Matrix

Double the Love for the 2022 Gala!

Support People Serving People and your favorite local business at the same time.

Did you know you can shop small to support People Serving People? We are asking you, our community, to show small businesses extra love by purchasing a gift card or non-perishable item and donating it to People Serving People’s annual fundraising auction.

Year after year, businesses in the Twin Cities step up to support People Serving People by making donations to our annual gala auction fundraiser. Many of these businesses are still struggling to make it through the pandemic. You can give these businesses vital support by following a few easy steps:

How to support local businesses and People Serving People! 

Do you have a favorite restaurant, brewery, vineyard, cocktail room, gift shop, liquor store, etc.?

1. Purchase gift cards or nonperishable items (think gift basket elements) to help that business make it through the pandemic. They’ll love it!

2. Donate those items to People Serving People for use in our gala auction. Proceeds from the auction will support families experiencing homelessness. We’ll love it!

3. Your impact will be felt across the community and we’ll send you a tax receipt. You’ll love it!

Double the Love iconMail gift items or gift cards* to:

Attn: Elaina Barbieri
People Serving People
614 3rd St S
Minneapolis MN 55415

*Some restaurants offer gift cards that you can send by email. Please email them to

To drop off items, please contact Elaina Barbieri.