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About Us

We exist to fuel lasting change that will help us achieve our vision of a community where all people thrive regardless of income, race, or place.

Invest in Change by Investing in Your Community

We live in a world where divisions, disparity, and poverty affect everyone.
There are many ways to solve problems, but when we unite as changemakers, we can disrupt systems, unlock human potential, change narratives, create equitable solutions, and advocate for policies that result in lasting change.
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Our Leadership Team

Each member of our leadership team is dedicated to guiding the organization toward our vision of a community where all thrive.

Senior Leadership

Our leadership, program experts and fundraising staff work closely with our board of directors, community partners, volunteers, and generous donors to support our vision of uniting changemakers to create a community where all thrive regardless of income, race, or place.
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Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors provides guidance, oversight, and support while partnering with staff to carry out the organization’s mission and strategic plan. The board is composed of leaders from throughout the greater Twin Cities committed to building a community where all people thrive regardless of income, race, or place.
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Areas of Impact Throughout the Greater Twin Cities

By thoughtfully and intentionally investing in solutions that address household stability, educational success and economic opportunity, we can make a lasting and transformative impact throughout the Greater Twin Cities.

All instances of homelessness and hunger will be rare, brief and nonrecurring.

Household Stability

We support and advocate for eviction policy reform, wraparound social services, access to nutritious, culturally relevant meals and housing assistance.

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All children will be prepared to thrive academically, personally and socially.

Educational Success

We work to protect, advance and expand early childhood, after school, summer youth and career pathway programs.

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All people will have food that meets their needs and reflects their tastes.

Food Security

We support many of our partners in taking that next step toward true food justice.
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All adults will have the opportunity to participate in the workforce and advance toward family-sustaining wages.

Economic Opportunity

We seek to remove systemic barriers that keep families and individuals from achieving economic independence.
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More on Who We Are

Curious to learn more about who we are and how we serve the Greater Twin Cities community? Read about how we are helping ensure lasting change to ensure our neighbors have the resources to thrive.

Our History

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Equity & Inclusion

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Annual Community Impact Report

Each year, as part of our commitment to transparency, we share the work we're doing through our Community Impact Report. In it, you'll find data, insights and stories about the progress we've made in serving our community thanks to our generous donors, dedicated volunteers and nonprofit and business partnerships.

2022 Results

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2021 Results

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2020 Results

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Stories & News

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