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There are thousands of non-profit and for-profit organizations across our state that are working to make Minnesota brighter. Below, find ways you can come alongside them to help let light win in Minnesota.

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Help with meals and Medical Screening

Even in the COVID-19 crisis, Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities is open. While we have cut back on some volunteer opportunities, we still have two important opportunities for people in our community to get involved: served meals and be a medical screener at our Men’s Campus.

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Volunteer with Teens

We rely on the help of passionate community members to serve our teens and carry forward our mission. We offer both weekly and one-time opportunities for whatever fits your schedule. Use the drop-downs below to find a serving opportunity by location or opportunity type.

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Give Generously

We invite you to join the Kirk Cousins Foundation in giving extravagantly to the needs above by supporting the following organizations: International Justice Mission, Urban Homeworks, Compassionate Heart, Holland Christian Schools and Discovery Church. For more information on getting involved with the foundation, e-mail generosity@kirkcousins.org

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Coach Parents

We are in need of volunteer parenting coaches who have experience working with children and/or a background in coaching, teaching, care-taking or counseling others. Applicants for this role need excellent listening and verbal skills along with the ability to emphasize with others. Parenting Coaches provide parenting education and model elarning opportunities while engaging in conversation-based coaching sessions with parents who have children ages five and under. Coach up to 4 clients each week during a shift. Requires application, background check and training.

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Donate Food at Heart for Hunger

Heart for Hunger is a partnership with Union Gospel Mission to help raise money and food for their Thanksgiving Food Distribution with our final celebration event at the Gopher Football game on October 26th. Anyone who donates a FULL bag of groceries using the Thanksgiving Bag Grocery List (attached) or a $35 donation at one of our open houses will receive a MyPillow and 2 tickets to the October 26th Gopher Football Game vs. Maryland*.

 

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Download the Let Light Win App

To better stay connected with a community of Minnesotans all trying to spread light across this great state, download our app for reminders, acts, needs and encouragement. Do something good, download the app.