With support from our generous donors, Open Your Heart provided The Dignity Center with funding toward two commercial refrigerators, increasing their capacity to feed Twin Cities individuals in need.
The Dignity Center is a non-profit social services program that just celebrated its 20-year anniversary! Created in 2002, The Dignity Center is an interfaith outreach of Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church and operates with the support of over 30 community churches and organizations. Their mission is to welcome and support people living in poverty on their path to stability. They serve the Twin Cities are located in the Loring Park neighborhood of Minneapolis.
The Dignity Center is mainly a volunteer-run program, with dozens of active volunteers over the years and only three part-time staff. They provide comprehensive, long-term support and services for Twin Cities individuals in need. The most common challenges participants face are food, housing, employment, and transportation. Please visit http://www.thedignitycenter.org for more information; they are always looking for volunteers and have a variety of opportunities!
Thank you, The Dignity Center, for everything you do!