Neighborhood Programs meet people where they are at, literally. At Interfaith Outreach when we talk about the power of community, we mean it in the broadest sense of the word. Everyone, everyone has a role in fostering family life and strengthening the fabric of our community. One core Interfaith program, funded in part by the […]
Alison is our neighbor. She belongs here. But as a teen she struggled to believe it. When she was a senior at a local high school, the shadows of childhood trauma were closing in around her. “A feeling of loneliness was particularly scary,” Alison said. “I stopped caring about my grades and started hanging out […]
Minnesota summers were made for trips to the cabin, boat rides on the lake, and farmers market outings, not food shelf visits. But that’s the reality for thousands of Minnesotans. Children are home from school and the family budget is tight. The Interfaith Outreach Food Shelf helps provide nutritious fruits and vegetables to these families […]
As a freshman, Vincent Cao learned about Interfaith Outreach through Club Y.E.S. (Youth Extending Services) at Wayzata High School. He and some friends signed up to help at the food shelf. “Although this was a lot more work than other volunteering events, I was thankful for the opportunity to make a big impact in my […]
Carol Luthringshaurser’s commitment to Interfaith Outreach is both long-term and deeply felt. “Nothing makes me happier than seeing someone smile” sums up the motivation for her sustained commitment to volunteering. Carol has worked at the Interfaith Outreach Food Shelf for 18 years! During this time she has witnessed many positive improvements, including the acquisition of […]
Dear friends, our hearts leap with thanks for all of you. Together, you and this amazing community of partners, donors, volunteers and supporters created life-changing opportunities for families and kids to build new and hopeful futures. Take a peek at this short video. From all of them and all of us, a heartfelt thanks!