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Nonprofits are seeing a growing number of people in need of help.
County officials say that state help will be needed to cover what they say could be staggering costs.
Nonprofits working with the Minnesota's homeless say they're unprepared for COVID-19.
Cultural nonprofits lose critical admission revenue.
So far, on GiveMN's site, donations are up this month compared to this time last year.
Minnesotans join forces to create reusable pads for girls on their periods so they can stay in school.
Gov. Tim Walz authorized the use of YMCA sites during the pandemic.
Foundations are launching emergency funds to help nonprofits, which are seeing an unprecedented need for services.
The unprecedented move across all five university campuses because of the coronavirus outbreak will be in effect through at least April 1.
Some Minnesota colleges, universities and high schools are canceling trips abroad because of concerns over the coronavirus outbreak. Some students are changing personal travel plans for spring break.
Foundations, too, ramp up for possible coronavirus.
Nonprofits are expanding culturally specific services for Somali-Americans.
The Northern Star Council said it doesn't receive money from the national organization for its $21 million budget and is "separately incorporated," a spokesman said.
The co-founder of TU Dance, Uri Sands, resigned in December.
C. Randal Mills has led the nonprofit since 2017.
Experts say women have often waited longer to get mental health treatment since they are usually the primary caregivers in a family and also face a sometimes harsher stigma when seeking help.
Thousands of YMCA campers across the country have Armin Luehrs to thank for helping champion and shape camps nationwide. After establishing programs at northern Minnesota…
Ross Wilson, who spent nearly four decades in the U.S. Foreign Service before retiring to the Twin Cities, is sworn in again to fill temporary position.
Ninth U.S. GreenLight site has backing of big names.
The Front Line Foundation, formerly Friends of SWAT Minnesota, renamed and expanded in 2018.
Minnesota's nonprofit sector has seen leadership turnover, especially of retiring "legacy leaders" who have been in charge more than 10 years.
Former Honeywell exec focused giving on four recipients in a limited window.
Keith Ellison announced the ban, which was the result of a settlement in Ramsey County District Court.
Salvation Army is facing a shortfall of about $500K.
Experts say the rankings reinforce the state's strong philanthropic sector and show that Minnesotans are above average in volunteer time, too.
The Twin Cities nonprofit earlier this week faced a shortage of toys for 1,800 kids.
As the year draws to a close, let's be inspired by people who aspire to connect, heal and support their communities.
The nonprofit blames the short holiday season, weather and online shopping for decreasing crowds to its red kettles.
Environmental nonprofits say local issues inspired an increase in donations.
The foundation, started last year by Andrew Dayton, taps the expertise of an economist and researchers.
Minnesota is gearing up to commemorate the centennial with events, exhibits and educational outreach across the state.
Native American young people are disproportionately affected by homelessness.
The donation is the largest of its kind and can be used for the museum's operations, not a specific program.
Interfaith Action took over the day center after it closed abruptly.
About 80% of the project is publicly funded, with Hennepin County dedicating an "unprecedented" $5 million — the county's biggest investment ever in one housing project.
Mixture of rain and snow is expected to fall across the state starting Friday.
With video parties, crowdfunding and more, nonprofits are getting creative to boost donations from folks suffering from "gala fatigue."
"The word 'can't' wasn't part of her vocabulary," said Bridget Anderson, a former city leader.
It's the largest foundation grant that the Minneapolis nonprofit has received.
The project, half of which is being publicly funded, is part of a broader revitalization of a busy Lake Street intersection marked by vacant lots and empty storefronts
The Salvation Army adds mobile-pay technology in hopes of boosting donations in cashless society.
As Thursday drew to a close near midnight, donations rolled in online and helped Give to the Max Day set a record, hauling in…
While poverty and homelessness may be more visible in the Twin Cities, it's not a problem confined to urban areas.
The total topped last year's mark of $21 million just before midnight. For many, large and small, the event is a boost that helps fuel the entire year.
Nonprofits hope to break state's record on Give to the Max Day
McLean now faces more than $8 million in judgments in Minnesota.
Nonprofits were among 81 applying for grants from the foundation.
More than a dozen minor injuries were reported, including four that sent people to the hospital, but none serious, officials said.
More than $6 million in judgments have already been filed against McLean.
The severity of the victim's injuries was unclear, but police chief said she's in stable condition at HCMC.
The theater will contribute $500,000 to start a fund to support survivors.
Jason McLean, who faces more than $6 million in judgments against him, resurfaced in Oakland, Calif., where he owns a restaurant and bar called Small Wonder.
The new Dorothy Day Residence — the largest public-private partnership of its kind in Minnesota history — is the latest addition in the Twin Cities to tackle the shortage in affordable housing.
The Star Tribune collected the names and stories of everyone who died after a physical confrontation with law enforcement in Minnesota since January 2000, and continues to update this database as new incidents occur.
As the state's demographics grow more diverse, nonprofits are taking a look at everything from their leadership positions to how they retain employees of color and use their resources.
The teams are launching a new grant program and boosting employee volunteering.
For people living with mental health troubles, free art workshops teach new skills and boost confidence.
It will fund classroom resources, training.
Historical Society seeks input on proposal to rename 23-acre site, not the fort
Nonprofits say move would be shortsighted; county says it needs to fund other services.
Some survivors say CTC is doing too little, too late.
St. Paul day center reopens with new name
Federal agriculture officials say it will close a loophole that allowed people with high incomes to get food stamps, and will prevent "abuse of a critical safety net system."
Foundation's reach grows in Wisconsin, Montana.
About 45 people attended gathering Monday night.
After a three-year investigation, Praying Pelican Missions was ordered to overhaul its polices and leadership.
The focus on housing is in direct response to last year's Minneapolis homeless camp, one of the largest settlements ever seen in the state.
The foundation is paying for training for nonprofits to navigate the transition.
"Still work to be done," victim's lawyer says; Children's still faces eight more cases.
Although the lights can be seen any time of year, spring and fall, especially September and March, are the best chances to see the northern lights in Minnesota.
Across the state, more than a dozen efforts have popped up to bring in new and young people.
At St. John's, he ditched his initial plans to go into journalism and took his parish priest's suggestion to enter the novitiate.
Events thousands of miles away can prompt action close to home, leaders of Twin Cities groups say.
The name of the fort itself won't change.
Cycling Without Age gives older adults with limited mobility a thrilling change of scene on electric bikes.