celebrating family volunteerism
Thank you to families who braved the super cold weather to volunteer with us at January’s Families Volunteering Together.
thanks mha for continued support
Minnesota Multi Housing Association recently raised $15K+ and celebrated 9 years of volunteer service. Thank you!
recognizing xcel energy
We count on volunteer groups, such as those from Xcel Energy, to serve meals. Thanks Xcel!
thanking zion baptist church
It’s great to be able to depend on volunteer groups such as Zion, who sign up for meal service regularly. Thank you!
kudos to nahq for hygiene kits
Thanks to 2018 National Association for Healthcare Quality conference-goers who put 1000+ personal hygiene kits together!
jd fratzke receives service award for chefs for change commitment
Chef JD Fratzke dazzles diners at multiple Chefs for Change dinners. His efforts since 2010 have helped us raise over $24K! Thank you JD!
junior league cultivates children's curiosity
An October visit by volunteers from Junior League of Minneapolis brought loads of fun! Children learned through the power of curiosity, problem-solving, and discovery.
thank you edina robotics!
The Green Machine from Edina Robotics helped our K–5 students plan a landing on the moon!
knitters of 7500 york give warmth
A warm thank you to The Knitters of 7500 York Cooperative of Ebenezer who gifted our families 841 handmade items: mittens, gloves, hats, blankets, and scarves.
september winners - meal service incentive
In September, names were drawn from the pool of meal service volunteers who took shifts and entered their names into our weekly and monthly drawings.
cause to celebrate with protiviti
September 2018 marks 2 years of dedicated meal service volunteering for Protiviti. Thank you!
ryan offers wardrobe boost
Thanks to Ryan Companies’ professional clothing giveaway, our shelter guests will be dressed for success at employment interviews.
august winners - meal service incentive
In August, names were drawn from the pool of meal service volunteers who took shifts and entered their names into our weekly and monthly drawings.
wells fargo supplies school supplies
A huge thank you to Wells Fargo employees for collecting and distributing enough school supplies for 162 K–12 students!
verizon volunteers for fun!
Meal servers from Verizon have a blast each time they fill their shift. Good to hear! We say “thank you” to Verizon volunteers & our kitchen crew.
national night out
Free Arts of MN, Inverted Arts, Edina Robotics, Kemps, and the Prior Lake High School Basketball Team helped make National Night Out super fun for the families at People Serving People. Thanks everyone!
we count on 'families volunteering together'
Thank you to families who participated at our Families Volunteering Together event in July! The end result: Five fleece tie-blankets, 267 packages of wipes, 676 detergent portion cups, and loads of fun!
july winners - summer meal service incentive
In July, names were drawn from the pool of meal service volunteers who took shifts and entered their names into our weekly and monthly drawings.
employees from forest lake h.s. serve
Thank you to the group from Forest Lake H.S., who were excited to serve up meals and smiles.
delta dental delivers!
Many thanks to the many Delta Dental team members who participated in the company’s diaper drive! 48,677 diapers/pull-ups… almost 4 months’ worth of diapers delivered 7/18/18. Amazing!
preschoolers plant petunias with bond & devick
Bond & Devick Wealth Partners provided the pots, paint, plants & volunteers to lead our preschool class through this super fun activity. Thank you!
welcoming meal servers from haworth
We thank first-time volunteers from Haworth Marketing + Media who helped us out with meal service!
landform was excited to serve
We recognize Landform Professional Services, whose “Landformers” served in the dining hall. Thank you!
xcel energy achieves 5-yr service award
In June, volunteers from Xcel Energy touched the 5-year mark of service in a variety of capacities! Thank you.
bridgewater bank & ecmc help with mn twins field trip
This super fun trip to Target Field on June 18 was made possible by our friends at Bridgewater Bank & ECMC.
cummins volunteers celebrate 13-yr service award
June 2018 marks 13 years of dedicated meal service volunteering for Cummins. Thank you!
stonearch & verizon celebrate 5-yr service award
Kudos to StoneArch and Verizon for 5 years of meal service volunteering!