Dec 23, 2020 | Grants

December grants have been awarded! Thanks to our generous supporters, we were able to award over $65,000 in funds this month to Minnesota crisis service agencies in need!


Align Minneapolis
$5,000 | Minneapolis, MN
To purchase bus tokens so that persons experiencing homelessness can attend important self-care, planning, and dignity-restoring community meetings throughout the year.

Emily Food Shelf
$10,000 | Emily, MN
For the purchase and installation of a food grade double tub sink.

Haven Housing
$9,800 | Minneapolis, MN
To  purchase a new sanitizer for dishes and two commercial washing machines for laundry, helping to keep emergency shelter clients healthy during the pandemic.

Housing Options in McLeod for Emergency Shelter
$7,000 | Hutchinson, MN
Towards rent for housing units to shelter homeless families in McLeod County, Minnesota.

North Suburban Emergency Assistance Response, Inc.
$5,436 | Crystal, MN
To purchase two new freezers so that food will be safely stored for distribution to low-income families.

Partners for Affordable Housing
$8,500 | Mankato, MN
To cover Plumbing and Electrical labor costs needed to complete the addition of a common space in a newly created homeless shelter building.

People Inc.
$6,000 | St. Paul, MN
To provide basic needs and survival gear for individuals experiencing homelessness.

Red Lake Homeless Shelter
$9,200 | Red Lake, MN
To purchase a refrigerator and freezer needed to store food in Red Lake’s new homeless shelter.

Thief River Falls Area Food Shelf
$4,600 | Thief River Falls, MN
To purchase grocery carts and an indoor grocery cart corral, increasing efficiency for volunteers and clients of the food shelf.