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Positively MN: Nonprofit Curbs Growing Homeless Youth Population

Minnesota’s homeless youth population is growing. On any given night, 2,500 young people spend the night on couches, car backseats, or worst of all, at city parks across the Metro. More than 10,000 Minnesotans younger than 18 will experience homelessness in some form this year.

05/16/2013

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Minnesota Vikings Team Up For We Day Minnesota

The Minnesota Vikings announced Wednesday that they are teaming up with the nonprofit group, “Free The Children,” to support We Day.

05/01/2013

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‘Nerdery Overnight Challenge’ Benefits Local Nonprofits

Tech wizards pulled an all-nighter to develop some much-needed websites in St. Paul.

03/10/2013

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Fargo Nonprofit Helps Animals Around The Globe

When disasters hit, like the earthquake in Japan or flooding in Thailand, relief organizations always spring into action to help the victims. That includes the Fargo-based nonprofit World Vets, which is focused not on helping people, but our four legged friends.

02/27/2012

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Wheelchair Hockey Trailer Stolen In Shakopee

A Minnesota nonprofit that sponsors wheelchair hockey is asking for help in finding a stolen equipment trailer.

01/27/2012

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Meals On Wheels: Delivers Dinners, Hope To Families

The economy continues to take a toll on families in the Twin Cities and Meals on Wheels is helping a record number of people this year with Thanksgiving dinner.

11/24/2011

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Minnesotans Donate Big For Give To The Max Day

It’s the great Minnesota give-together!

11/16/2011

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Mpls. Nonprofit Receives International Attention, Grant

Twin Cities Rise is a nonprofit that trains unemployed and under-employed people for good jobs.

09/21/2011

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Minn. Man Charged With Stealing $154K From Nonprofit

Donald Peter Boehmer was charged with nine felony counts of theft by swindle in connection with an incident where $154,000 was stolen from the International Concatenated Order of the Hoo-Hoo.

08/25/2011

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Minn.-Based Books For Africa Shipments Hit 1.9M

Books For Africa says it has shipped around 1.9 million books to 21 African countries in the past 12 months, a new high for the St. Paul-based nonprofit.

07/26/2011

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Made In Minnesota: CaringBridge’s Local Roots

It’s probably the most well-known Minnesota company nobody knows is here. Half-a-million people visit CaringBridge every day to write about, or check on, the health of a loved one.

05/15/2011

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