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. Read more about Easter Sunday Rise ‘n’ Shine 5k (12th Annual)
Benefits & Fundraisers
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. Read more about Fraser Walk for 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. Read more about Minnesota Computers for Schools Computer Donation Drive
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. Read more about Shaver Special
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! Read more about Breanna’s Star: a Night of Art, Celebration and Giving
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! Read more about Interfaith Outreach 40th Anniversary Spread Your Wings Gala
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 Read more about Style Show and Luncheon
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! Read more about Do You Believe in Magic and Mental Health?
Trillium Woods will host a community “Car Wash for a Cause” benefiting the Alzheimer’s Association on Friday, Sept. 7, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. For any size donation, you can have your car washed, and for just $5, you can enjoy a hot dog lunch while you wait! All proceeds will go to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Bring your dog! Trillium Woods residents are also hosting a dog party featuring an agility course, dog & owner caricaturist and a photo booth. The fun will be happening on the Grand Terrace along with the hot dog lunch. Read more about Dog Days of Summer Celebration & Car Wash for a Cause at Trillium Woods