Family Rise Together

Family Rise Together

Open Your Heart is proud to highlight our grantee partner, Family Rise Together. Understanding that unfortunately, many shelters have no choice but to prioritize operational and program expenses above aesthetics, in 2023, Open Your Heart released a special Request for...

Winona Volunteer Services (WVS)

Thanks to generous supporters like you, Open Your Heart provided Winona Volunteer Services (WVS) with funding toward a new commercial walk-in cooler and freezer for the food shelf. WVS provides food, meals, assistance, and education to the community. These units will...

White Bear Area Food Shelf 

White Bear Area Food Shelf 

Thanks to our generous supporters, Open Your Heart provided White Bear Area Food Shelf (WBAFS) with funding to help rebuild their Emergency Fund. WBAFS has served as a critical resource for families experiencing food insecurity since 1977.  Providing food and support...

The Link

The Link

Open Your Heart provided The Link. with funding toward supplies for youth experiencing homelessness served by The Link’s Street Outreach Program, C.O.R.E. Drop-In Center, and Hotel Emergency Shelter. Funding from Open Your Heart will enable The Link’s Street Outreach...

Open Hands Midway, Inc.

Open Hands Midway, Inc.

Open Your Heart recently provided Open Hands Midway, Inc. funding toward a new upgraded kitchen range which in turn will allow them to have food prepared properly and ready for their meal programs. Open Hands Midway, Inc. provides meal and food programs to...

Oasis for Youth

Open Your Heart recently provided Oasis for Youth with funding to update their space, making it more trauma-informed and youth-centered, based on feedback from youth served. This included updating lighting, purchasing furniture for quiet spaces for youth, and adding...

Life House

Open Your Heart recently provided Life House with funding to refurbish the Drop-in Youth Center. Incorporated in 1991, Life House has provided homeless youth ages 14 to 24 with unconditional support, transitional housing, and a safe alternative to navigating life...

HOPE Coalition

Open Your Heart recently provided HOPE Coalition with funding toward motel vouchers for unhoused families and individuals in Goodhue and Wabasha Counties. HOPE Coalition works with ordinary people facing extraordinary trauma: domestic violence, sexual assault, child...