Giving Where THE
need is Greatest

At Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless, we believe that every Minnesotan should be free from hunger and homelessness. Open Your Heart provides financial and technical support to homeless shelters, food shelves, and domestic violence shelters throughout the state of MN.

Giving

Give where the need is greatest

Serving

Serve front end of the continuum, focusing on people who are currently homeless or hungry

Improving

Preference for projects that either increase the number of people served or improve the quality of service to participants

Grantee Stories

Tracy Food Shelf

In April 2019, Open Your Heart awarded the Tracy Food Shelf with funding to purchase a commercial freezer to accept frozen meat donations as they become available. Highlighting the impact that it’s...

Churches United in Ministry (CHUM)

In April 2019, Open Your Heart awarded CHUM with funding to create a warm space in the shelter vestibule that people experiencing homelessness can access during the sub-zero winter temperatures and...

St. Anne’s Place at Haven Housing

In June 2019, Open Your Heart awarded Haven Housing with funding for a new energy efficient freezer to be able to accept more food donations and increase healthy food options for families at the...

Recent Posts

2020 October Grants have been Awarded!

October grants have been awarded! Thanks to the generous donors and OYH board members, we were able to award over $62,000 in funds this month to Minnesota crisis service agencies in need! HUNGER AND...

2020 June Grants have been Awarded!

June Hunger and Homeless grants and 2020 Education grants have been awarded! Thanks to the generous donors and OYH board members, we were able to award over $106,000 in funds this past month to...

2020 March Grants have been Awarded!

March Grants have been awarded! Thanks to our generous donors and OYH board members, we were able to have a quick turn around and award over $63,000 in funds this month to Minnesota crisis service...

Give Where The Need is Greatest

Contact

122 Franklin Avenue West
Suite 610
Minneapolis, MN 55404
612-338-5577
[email protected]

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