Awarded Grants

St. Stephen’s Human Services

Year: 2021
Location: Minneapolis
Amount: $4000
For a new freezer, supporting St. Stephen's Human Services in providing food and basic needs to our community.

Southern Anoka Community Assistance (SACA)

Year: 2021
Location: Anoka
Amount: $8215
For a new freezer to ensure that SACA is able to meet the increased demand for their food security services and increase their capacity to provide low-income clients with refrigerated food, such as fresh meat and other protein sources.

Rivers of Hope

Year: 2021
Location: Monticello
Amount: $7000
To assist Rivers of Hope clients experiencing domestic abuse in paying rent and bills, enabling them to leave an abusive home.

Keystone Community Services

Year: 2021
Location: St. Paul
Amount: $4950
Toward shopping carts, hand trucks and freezer blankets to support the food shelf as they optimize speed of shopping / throughput of participants, support doorstep delivery program for low-income seniors and people with disabilities to access emergency food resources.

ICA Food Shelf

Year: 2021
Location: Minnetonka
Amount: $5000
In support of ICA's school-based market and resource center, helping to reduce food insecurity and create long-term stability through resource referrals among students and families at West Hopkins Jr. High.

Hastings Family Service

Year: 2021
Location: Hastings
Amount: $8010
To help equip Hastings Family Service's Market with needed equipment that will address space needs for expanded programs and assist with food storage/safety, volunteer safety, and items needed for a mobile food shelf and increased food rescue.

Freedom From the Streets

Year: 2021
Location: Minneapolis
Amount: $10103
To provide people encamped and living outside with winter survival gear, helping them to stay warm, dry and safe in -20 F to 30 F weather during the winter in Minneapolis.

Emily Food Shelf

Year: 2021
Location: Emily
Amount: $3100
Toward the installation of a mini-split air conditioning unit to make food shelf shopping more comfortable while keeping food and produce from spoiling.

Du Nord Foundation

Year: 2021
Location: Minneapolis
Amount: $10000
Toward a walk-in-cooler, allowing the Du Nord Foundation to expand and improve access to food resources for our community, with an emphasis on culturally connected produce.

CROSS Services

Year: 2021
Location: Rogers
Amount: $12500
Toward the purchase of a 12-passenger van, allowing CROSS to continue and expand their significant food rescue, and transport seniors to the food shelf.

Community Emergency Service, Inc. (CES)

Year: 2021
Location: Minneapolis
Amount: $6886
Toward a freezer for CES' Senior Support program which provides free home delivery of groceries and prepared meals to a growing segment of low-income, homebound, and food insecure seniors across Minneapolis during the pandemic.

Bridges of Hope

Year: 2021
Location: Brainerd
Amount: $7000
In support of Bridges of Hope's low-barrier emergency warming shelter, providing a much needed, short-term emergency housing solution for adults experiencing homelessness in the Brainerd Lakes area.

West African Family & Community Services

Year: 2021
Location: Brooklyn Center
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $3000
To purchase one freezer, positively impacting culturally specific clientele by increasing the amount of food available for their choosing.

We Are One Minnesota

Year: 2021
Location: St. Paul
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $2900
To purchase a pallet jack allowing volunteers to move, sort and distribute large quantities of food.

Two Harbors Area Food Shelf

Year: 2021
Location: Two Harbors
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $3600
To repair walk-in freezer, ensuring items are kept frozen until distributed to clients.

Small Sums DBA At Home Group

Year: 2021
Location: St. Paul
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $4500
To provide bus passes to 100 clients, helping them with reliable transportation during the first few weeks of work at their new job.

Shiloh Cares Food Shelf

Year: 2021
Location: Minneapolis
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $7000
To purchase two freezers and one refrigerator, increasing the number of individuals served and facilitating seamless distribution in order to aid in their mission to eliminate poverty and combat systemic racism in their service area.

Our Saviour’s Community Services

Year: 2021
Location: Minneapolis
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $2875
To purchase new bed bug-resistant mattress covers and pillow protectors, protecting the health and comfort of emergency shelter residents.

Open Hands Foundation

Year: 2021
Location: Excelsior
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $3500
To purchase a new washing machine, dryer and chest freezer.

Neighbors, Inc.

Year: 2021
Location: South St. Paul
Type: Hunger and Homeless
Amount: $2929
To purchase a new freezer, improving food safety and quality of service.

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612-338-5577
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