How Many Homeless Are On Minnesota's Cold Streets?More than 7,200 Minnesotans were homeless last year, including 300 veterans. Organizations like the VA, MAC-V and Simpson Housing work together to identify who need help.
Colorado Charity To Dissolve Under Settlement With MinnesotaMinnesota's attorney general says a Colorado-based charity has agreed to spend $425,000 on programs benefiting veterans and then dissolve itself to settle allegations it falsely promised donors to use their money to buy phone cards for service members and their families.
Employee Charged With Allegedly Stealing $75K From AMVETS, ShrinersA Coon Rapids man who was responsible for collecting money for various charities, including those designated to help veterans and children, is accused of stealing nearly $75,000 in donations.
Twin Cities Teams Pull Together For FraserThe event pitted 20 teams against each other to benefit Fraser, Minnesota’s leader in providing services to people with autism.
Good Question: How Generous Are Minnesotans With Money?We know Minnesotans are generous with giving their time, but how generous are they with their money? Good Question.
Tim McGraw Benefit Concert Raises More Than $200,000Proceeds from Liberty on the Lake, a music event hosted by Snap Fitness Founder and CEO Peter Taunton, will benefit Folds of Honor and Helping Paws.
11-Year-Old Sews 500 Bags, Fills Them With Presents For Children In NeedFor parents and their children spending the holidays at a homeless shelter, hope can feel distant. So a gifted 11-year-old girl set out to change that, proving to all that a little kindness can make a big difference.
Minnesota Ranked As 2nd Most Charitable State In The U.S.Minnesota is one of the most charitable states in the country, according to a new list that gives the Land of 10,000 Lakes high marks in volunteering and charitable giving.
Wis. Boy, 10, Donates $20K To Children’s HospitalA 10-year-old boy from Wisconsin just wrote the biggest check of his life. He donated $20,000 to a children's hospital, and he raised that money in a unique way.
Man Turns Himself In For Stealing Charity Boxes In EaganThe thefts happened last Thursday at the Super America on Yankee Doodle Road and the Lucky’s Gas Station on Coachman Road.
Dental Students Offer Free Care To Kids In NeedThousands of volunteers at dental offices around Minnesota provided free care to kids is need Saturday.
'Books For Africa' Donations Hit 2 Million Mark In TanzaniaTom Warth, founder of 'Books for Africa,' turned 80 on Friday. He celebrated his eighth decade right after completing a 20-mile fundraising walk in the heat and humidity of Africa.
Salvation Army Raises Record $11.6M Over Christmas SeasonThe Salvation Army is saying "thank you" to the Twin Cities for helping them raise the largest ever Christmas campaign goal. With the help of several large donations, the Salvation Army raised a record $11.6 million in just three months.
Looking To Improve Your Health? Try Donating To CharityWith the start of a new year, many of us are vowing to exercise more and eat healthier. But there’s something else to think about that could improve your health: donating money to charitable causes.
Lakeville Mayor Crashes New Year's Eve Parties For Great CauseLakeville's mayor is encouraging others to give back with a promise this New Year's Eve. Matt Little will stop by your party and give a toast for a small donation to any local food shelf or homeless shelter.