MOA Store Helps You Give While Holiday ShoppingWith the season of giving almost here, many of us will be shopping for our loved ones while also supporting our favorite charities. A new store at the Mall of America allows you to do both at the same time.
Good Question: What Should You Know About A Charity Before Donating?The Attorney General's Office says Car Donation Foundation misleads donors about where their cars are going. So, what should you know about a nonprofit before you give? Good Question.
Minn. Attorney General Goes After Car Donation FoundationThe nation's largest nonprofit for car donations is accused of misleading the public about millions of dollars worth of donations. The Car Donation Foundation is accused of paying $36 million to two corporations owned by the executives who managed the charity between 2011 and 2014.
Dust Off Your Old Bike For 'Free Bikes 4 Kidz'A local group is asking people to clean out their garages and basements for bikes. Free Bikes 4 Kidz started its collection drive Friday. The group takes in new or used bikes, tunes them up and then give them to kids in need in early December.
Boy's Lemonade Stand Pulls In Plenty For Local CharityA lemonade stand in one Twin Cities suburb brought in hundreds of dollars. And the boy who runs it plans to give all the money away. Six-year-old Parker Borden set up his booth and thermos of lemonade at his parent's garage sale.
Kindergartner, First-Grader Raise $1,300 To Fight HomelessnessWhen a little girl from Bloomington started asking questions about the people on the streets holding signs, her mom explained they were homeless. That inspired Tiki to do something to help.
Accomplish With Kylie: Make-A-Wish's Meet & GreetersAny child who has had chemotherapy gets to make a wish with Make-A-Wish Minnesota. There are so many ways to get involved and help make these wishes a reality, and one includes a commitment of only a few hours.
Local Charity Helps Raise Funds To Keep Vandalized Furniture Store OpenA small town furniture store that was vandalized will stay open thanks to the help of strangers. "I usually don't cry, but when I see all the help we've been getting it gets me very emotional," The Furniture Clinic owner Rick Elkins said.
Larry Fitzgerald Jr. Takes Twin Cities Kids On Shopping SpreeA group of Twin Cities kids not only spent two days at a football camp led by an NFL player -- but they also went shopping with him. Larry Fitzgerald Jr. of the Arizona Cardinals teamed up with Dick's Sporting Goods Tuesday to reward some deserving young athletes.
Ex-Viking Greg Jennings Hosts 8th Annual Golf Classic For CharityFormer Vikings Star Greg Jennings hosted his eighth annual golf classic in Maple Grove Monday. Some of Jennings' celebrity friends battled each other in a golf shootout before the tournament.
National Running Day Returns For The 7th YearIt's National Running Day! It's the 7th year for runners to celebrate their passion for going the extra mile.
Minnesotan To Meet: Fundraiser Blythe BrendenBlythe Brenden represents the third generation of a family known for giving, and it's her tireless work for the community that makes Brenden this week's Minnesotan to Meet.
Hockey Hair Video Popularity Helping CharityLast week, the latest All Hockey Hair video went live on YouTube. Since then, it's gotten more than 2 million views.
WCCO's Kim Johnson Competes In CarMax Road RallyIf you had to parallel park a car between four cones with eggs on them do you think you could do it? That was just one of the tests WCCO This Morning's Kim Johnson tried in the CarMax Road Rally for Charity.
Viral Hockey Hair Vid Earns Big Donation For CharityIt's become an annual tradition now in the wake of the Minnesota State Boys Hockey Tournament to see who made the tongue-in-cheek All Hockey Hair Team. The YouTube user known as Pulltab Productions has been producing these videos -- introducing the masses to such sartorial terms as "salad" and "flow" -- for years now.