On any given night in the Twin Cities, there are roughly 1,000 people who don’t have a place to sleep. If all of the homeless shelters are filled to capacity, only 30 percent of the need is met.
It may be one of the best known programs where volunteers serve up a hot meal each day.
It may not have felt like it lately, but spring planting season is here. For months, a farm in the east metro, run by the Minnesota Food Association, has been preparing and training a new generation of farmers.
For the last few years, finding work has been a challenge for many Minnesotans. A program in the Twin Cities is proving it’s possible.
For almost 30 years, a Twin Cities organization has been working to end domestic violence in Minnesota’s Hispanic community.
Next week, people across the country will honor veterans for Veteran’s Day. Thousands of Minnesota service members coming home from wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are suffering in silence.