The Minneapolis Fire Department is taking part in a musical instrument drive to collect new and slightly used instruments for low-income students in Minneapolis Public Schools.
Even after her passing, a longtime local librarian is continuing to serve her patrons.
Minnesota-raised recording artist Prince is making a $250,000 donation to a nonprofit group that aims to make sure all children in a Columbia, S.C., neighborhood graduate from college.
African-American leaders will gather in Minneapolis on Monday evening to hear results from a three-year initiative aimed at improving the health of African-American men in the Twin Cities. It’s called Barbershop Conversations.
A Mankato-based publisher will donate 300,000 overstock children’s books to a nonprofit group that ships them to African countries.
A group of motorcycle enthusiasts from Hastings is donating $25,000 to help fund the state’s Amber Alert program.