Awarded Grants

Thief River Falls Area Food Shelf

Year: 2020
Location: Thief River Falls
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $4600
To purchase grocery carts and an indoor grocery cart corral, increasing efficiency for volunteers and clients of the food shelf.

Red Lake Homeless Shelter

Year: 2020
Location: Red Lake
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $9200
To purchase a refrigerator and freezer needed to store food in Red Lake's new homeless shelter.

People Inc.

Year: 2020
Location: St. Paul
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $6000
To provide basic needs and survival gear for individuals experiencing homelessness.

Partners for Affordable Housing

Year: 2020
Location: Mankato
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $8500
To cover Plumbing and Electrical labor costs needed to complete the addition of a common space in a newly created homeless shelter building.

North Suburban Emergency Assistance Response, Inc.

Year: 2020
Location: Crystal
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $5436
To purchase two new freezers so that food will be safely stored for distribution to low-income families.

Housing Options in McLeod for Emergency Shelter

Year: 2020
Location: Hutchinson
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $7000
Towards rent for housing units to shelter homeless families in McLeod County, Minnesota.

Haven Housing

Year: 2020
Location: Minneapolis
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $9800
To  repair leaking roof of emergency shelter.

Emily Food Shelf

Year: 2020
Location: Emily
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $10000
For the purchase and installation of a food grade double tub sink.

Align Minneapolis

Year: 2020
Location: Minneapolis
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $5000
To purchase bus tokens so that persons experiencing homelessness can attend important self-care, planning, and dignity-restoring community meetings throughout the year.

YouthlinkMN

Year: 2018
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Type: Education
Amount: $3000
To help remove the barriers towards obtaining a GED and taking steps towards educational attainment to provide homeless youth the skills and tools they need to escape poverty.

Grace House of Itasca County

Year: 2020
Location: Grand Rapids, MN
Type: COVID-19 Response Fund
Amount: $3000
motel vouchers to provide better isolation and private restrooms for each individual experiencing homelessness instead of the cubicles and communal restrooms at the shelter.

CROSS – Christians Reaching Out in Social Service

Year: 2020
Location: Rogers, MN
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $10000
for an outdoor walk-in freezer to help manage the collection and distribution of donated food.

Community Emergency Assistance Program (CEAP)

Year: 2020
Location: Brooklyn Center, MN
Type: COVID-19 Response Fund
Amount: $3000
to help continue serving their neighbors the same amount of meals, visits and pounds; but pivoting distribution approach to limit exposure.

Churches United

Year: 2020
Location: Moorhead, MN
Type: COVID-19 Response Fund
Amount: $3000
to support the purchase of extra food and supplies needed to serve guests.

Catholic Charities of the Diocese of St. Cloud

Year: 2020
Location: St. Cloud, MN
Type: COVID-19 Response Fund
Amount: $3000
to provide hotel vouchers for clients who are vulnerable that have not contracted COVID-19.

Casa de Esperanza

Year: 2020
Location: St. Paul, MN
Type: COVID-19 Response Fund
Amount: $1500
to purchase food, essential household supplies and fund hotel vouchers for individuals who are uncontaminated and at high-risk.

Breakthrough Ministries

Year: 2020
Location: Burnsville, MN
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $6200
for a combination refrigerator/freezer trailer to help provide hot cooked meals to unsheltered homeless individuals.

Avivo

Year: 2020
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Type: COVID-19 Response Fund
Amount: $2284
to provide protective and sanitation supplies to help people living in outdoor encampments protect themselves from exposure to the coronavirus.

Ascension Place, Inc. dba Haven Housing

Year: 2020
Location: Minneapolis, MN
Type: Education
Amount: $2500
funding to meet the immediate and unpredictable needs of homeless students at their family shelter and to help ensure full participation in school and school-related activities.

Advocates Against Domestic Abuse dba HOPE (Healing Opportunity Provided Equally)

Year: 2020
Location: Aitkin, MN
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $7490
for seven new beds and a shower unit to increase their capacity and expand their services to more individuals fleeing from domestic violence in Aitkin county.

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