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Gigi's Playhouse

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GiGi’s Playhouse Down Syndrome Achievement Center’s mission is to change the way the world views Down Syndrome through national campaigns, educational programs, and by empowering individuals with Down Syndrome, their families and the community.

Students Today Leaders Forever

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Students Today Leaders Forever believes every young person has the capacity to be a leader and supports student-initiated service and action while providing leadership training and opportunities for peer leadership.

Loaves and Fishes

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Loaves and Fishes provides free, nutritious meals to people in need in an atmosphere of hospitality at site locations where the need is greatest.

WellShare International

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WellShare International partners with communities and health care providers to design, implement, and evaluate health programs that respond to the needs of under-served individuals.

Freedom Farm

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Freedom Farm enriches lives by partnering with the unique attributes of the horse in a peaceful country setting offering healing, hope and freedom.

Darby's Dancers

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Darby’s Dancers classes are taught by volunteer dance instructors and take place in donated studio space. The charitable contributions of youth volunteers, dance instructors, community dance studios and local businesses allow DD to provide dance classes, supplies and costumes to special needs dancers at no cost to their parents.

Welcome Home Vets Program

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The Hopkins Elks Welcome Home Vets Program provides home starter kits for homeless veterans moving into permanent housing throughout the greater Minneapolis/St. Paul area. The kits help the veterans get a fresh start and transform a bare apartment into a new home.

Secondhand Hounds

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At Secondhand Hounds, we take on the cases no one else can or will. We make sure animals that are victims of abuse, neglect, bad breeding, or accidents have a chance. A chance to get the veterinary and emotional help they need, and eventually find loving forever homes.

Safe Hands Rescue

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Safe Hands Rescue Mission: To achieve the day when all companion animals are loved, respected and have a home.

Project 6:8

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The 6:8 Project is a grassroots organization sustained through volunteers committed to providing food, drink and supplies needed to homeless people living in Minneapolis.