Say hello to spring with the 22nd annual Arboretum 5K run/walk and 1K Daffodil Dash for kids! The certified asphalt course winds through the beautiful gardens of the Arboretum.
Benefits & Fundraisers
Run or walk a timed 5k or 2k around Arbor Lake with friends and family at Charities Challenge’s 12th annual race. After the workout, treat yourself to a complimentary Irish Breakfast, holiday music and good ‘ole Irish hospitality from Claddagh Irish Pub & Restaurant.
Kick off this family-friendly walk around the first level of the Mall of America with a complimentary breakfast followed by tons of sensory activities, mascots, games, prizes and giveaways galore. Rally as a team or register as an individual to help Fraser sustain existing programs and expand innovative services for those directly affected by autism.
Earth Day is the perfect time to do some spring-cleaning and get rid of your old technology! On Saturday, April 27 Minnesota Computers for Schools is hosting a computer donation drive – drop off your old computer equipment and put it to good use in the community.
MCFS refurbishes and reuses all donated equipment. The refurbished equipment is placed in schools and educational nonprofits throughout the state.
The first 100 people to donate a computer will receive a free beer coupon to redeem at the Surly beer hall.
The Shaver Special is available through March Madness, March 19 - April 8. Get a great burger and beer, raise money to help local efforts & watch some college basketball.
Breanna’s Star is a Night of Art, Celebration and Giving in support of Breanna’s Gift, an organization bringing visual arts, dance, music and theater to children with life-threatening illnesses at Ronald McDonald House Upper Midwest and Children’s Minnesota in St. Paul and Minneapolis. Enjoy appetizers, wine and beer, live and silent auctions, tarot card reader and entertainment by country/rock/swing band Trailer Trash! Attire is casual. Come join the fun and help children escape to the magical world of the arts!
Interfaith Outreach & Community Partners Spread Your Wing’s gala presented by Polaris will be held at the University of Minnesota’s McNamara Alumni Center on Friday, May 3,2019.
Join us for a social hour, bidding opportunities, live and silent auctions, exciting experiences, champagne jewel raffle, dinner, stories of hope from program participants and the community. New this year - an after party not to be missed!
The Minneapolis Women’s Rotary Present “Derby Days,” 34th Annual Style Show and Luncheon, Hosted by WCCO’s Mary McGuire
Saturday, April 27
Golden Valley Golf and Country Club
Proceeds benefit organizations helping women in the Twin Cities:
Breaking Free, Hope Chest for Breast Cancer, and
Sarah’s. . .An Oasis for Women
Contacts: Media: Mary Ellen Beck
The Vail Place Performers are back for this year’s theatrical fundraising program – hosted by renowned close-up magician Suzanne and presented by our imaginary, but not illusory, KVAIL radio station. Do You Believe in Magic and Mental Health? is a mesmerizing hour of real – and really magical – stories!