There is Still Time to Participate in the
CES MN FoodShare Campaign!
CES March FoodShare has been teaming up with local individuals, congregations and organizations to raising funds and food as part of the greater statewide drive. As you complete your campaign, we are excited as we come down the home stretch!
The CES March 2015 goal is to collect:
25,000 pounds of food & hygiene items & raise $100,000!
Food is arriving!
- Bethlehem Lutheran brought some of the first food bags
- Wooddale Church brought car loads of food
- First Covenant
- Lutheran Campus Outeach
- Minnehaha Academy
- Mount Olivet
- Thrivent Financial
Since its origin in 1971, Community Emergency Service (CES) has provided high-quality direct service to people in need. Through direct aid relief, advocacy, referral, guidance and prayer support, CES seeks to strengthen families and individuals. The goal of CES is to move them beyond crisis to financial stability, as well as emotional health, personal growth and spiritual depth.
Community Emergency Service (CES) is a non-profit crisis relief and empowerment ministry that extends God's love to those in the inner city of South Minneapolis. CES staff and its 2,500 volunteers are on the frontlines of providing hope and compassion to our multi-generational, multi-cultural and low-income residents.
Summary: Looking for an exceptional person who wants to dig into a scrappy, organic, and non-profit. The general responsibility of the Development Coordinator is to support development initiatives in fundraising, administrative tasks, special events and fund development. This faith-based organization is a great proving ground for those who want to make a big impact quickly, grow in the field of development and work with volunteers and donors who have big hearts for people.
Who We Are
Community Emergency Service (CES) is a non-profit crisis relief and empowerment ministry that extends God's love to those in the inner city of South Minneapolis.
Inspired by the the philanthropy of Russel Lund, Sr (of Lund's Foods) and the vision of Pastor William Berg, CES was organized in 1971 as an outreach of Augustana Lutheran Church of Minneapolis. It began with the purpose of offering a one-stop, personal approach for crisis aid for the inner city's poorest residents.
CES staff and its 1,000 volunteers are on the frontlines of providing hope and compassion to our multi-generational, multi-cultural, low-income clientele.