At The Open Door, we are listening to our clients concerns. “Through our Community Conversations on Hunger last fall, people identified a need to learn about healthier cooking skills and ingredients,” says Casey Silver, TOD Food Access & Equity Manager. In response to that feedback we have partnered with The U of M Extension program, […]
Black Hawk Middle School 7th graders deliver a slam dunk against hunger! The staff, students, and families donated almost 1900 lbs of much needed Pantry items including 100% juice, peanut butter, vegetable oil, and TP. TOD director Jason Viana was honored to thank the students at their food drive assembly and speak about hunger in our […]
Our shelves in Apple Valley are starting to be re-stocked thanks to partners like St. John’s Lutheran in Lakeville! Their March Campaign donations of $2300 and 605 lbs will help fill our Mobile Pantry buses as they travel to Lakeville, Farmington, Rosemount, Apple Valley, Burnsville, Inver Grove Heights, and Eagan bringing food to those who […]
Top o’ the mornin’ to our client families from The Open Door! Volunteers and staff are ready to serve today! Shamrockin’ it are volunteer Mary McNamara and staffer Wendy O’Brien.
A concerned group from The Open Door and 360 Communities partnered to attend Hunger Day on the Hill, March 13. photos, top to bottom, left to right: 1] Staff, volunteers, and clients met with Senator Dan Hall of Minnesota District 56 and Representative Sandra Masin of Minnesota House District 51A to discuss legislation seeking increases in funding […]