Giving Back

If you are looking for meaningful gifts for your closest friends and family and want to support a good cause, check out the JustGifts Market, an annual gift market hosted at St.

A tapestry woven with many colors is far more beautiful than one threaded with a single color.

Shari Timberlake refers to herself and her sister Stephanie as “co-insane people.” Officially, they are co-founders of their Plymouth-based nonprofit, The Adopt-A-Pet-Shop, which partners with local animal rescues to act as an adoptio

Sports radio host Cory Cove didn’t plan on becoming a major fundraiser for a disease he knew nothing about. But fortunately for the Minnesota Lupus Foundation and its growing constituency, that’s exactly what happened, beginning about a decade ago, to the 35-year-old KFAN personality.

March is a very important month for two Plymouth-area food shelves—and the people they serve.

Mitch Reaume always has had the drive to give back. So it comes as no surprise that the 2010 Wayzata High School graduate and Plymouth native has turned his passion for helping people into a business.

Hans Lundin is a retiree who spends his free time volunteering in the Plymouth and Hopkins communities. An active member of the Wayzata Free Church (WFC), Lundin looked for opportunities to use his skills as an engineer—his occupation prior to retirement—to give back to those in need.

For the past 10 years, Boger Dental has worked closely with a number of nationally and locally based children’s charities to provide free dental care in under-served communities, establish scholarships for at-risk students and perform cleft

This year, many Plymouth parents are choosing to celebrate by giving their children gifts of experience spreading goodwill and generosity in the community. Here are some ways to give back this season while spending time with those who make the holidays most special.

In 1996, Wayzata businessman Bob Fisher had an idea: What if he slept out in the cold, like hundreds of homeless Minnesotans do each night, to raise money to buy Thanksgiving dinners for 100 families in need?

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