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African Chamber of Commerce + $3,000

Support microbusiness development services for African immigrant women

 

Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative + $5,000

Deliver on-site support services for young adults transitioning out of foster care at Nicollet Square (Minneapolis), Prior Crossing (St. Paul) and 66 West (Edina)

 

The Bridge for Youth + $5,000
Provide crisis intervention, supportive housing, and case management for homeless youth

 

Children's Minnesota Midwest Children's Resource Center + $4,000

Provide supportive physical and mental health services for sexually abused and exploited runaway youth

 

Circle of the Beloved – Episcopal Service Corps + $10,000

Cover costs of a program director to launch a new intentional community addressing root causes of poverty and isolation for young adults in North and Downtown Minneapolis

 

Emerge Community Development + $5,000

Provide North side after school programs and housing addressing educational disparities facing families struggling with chronic homelessness

First Nations Kitchen + $3,000

Support start-up costs to expand community involvement and impact of program

 

Four Directions Family Center/Family Partnership + $4,000

Support Native American holistic child/family services including preschool and child-development assessment and therapies

 

Full Cycle Bike Shop + $5,000

Help homeless youth build employment skills and give back to their community

 

Gateway Institute + $4,000

Strengthen job readiness and employment training program for East African immigrant community

 

Genesys Works - Twin Cities + $2,000

Prepare disadvantaged students in Twin Cities area high schools for college and career success through training and a paid internship

 

The Lift Garage + $4,000

Provide low-cost car repair to prevent cascading financial difficulties that can result in eviction and homelessness

 

The Link + $5,000

Deliver supportive housing at Lindquist Apartments for formerly homeless and/or disabled young adults

 

Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans + $5,000 plus addition amounts TBD

Assist Minnesota veterans and their families who are homeless or who are experiencing life crises that could lead to homelessness (all funds for this grant come from our annual fundraising concert “Honoring Our Veterans”)

 

People, Incorporated + $5,000

Reach and connect homeless people to mental and physical health care and housing services

 

People Serving People + $4,000

Deliver K-12 programs of educational support and enrichment for youth staying at their family homeless shelter

 

Project for Pride in Living + $4,000

Provide housing and onsite services for Cabrini Supportive Housing Program

 

Rebuilding Together + $4,000
Provide home and accessibility repairs for low-income families with children, older adults, adults living with disabilities, and veterans

 

St. Stephen’s + $6,165

Support Street Outreach Team to locate people experiencing homelessness and help them find housing and other services (includes $1,000-$2,000 for Veterans Outreach funded by our annual fundraising concert “Honoring Our Veterans”)

Simpson Housing + $4,000

Deliver services and programs serving children and youth experiencing homelessness

 

YouthLink + $5,000

Support one-stop Youth Opportunity Center for homeless youth at tipping point of success and long-term homelessness