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Meals on Wheels Thanksgiving Delivery: Thanksgiving Day

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Spread happiness to those who are disabled or homebound this holiday season!

Meals are ready at 11 am; most routes will finish by noon.

All you need is a car, a good pair of shoes and a nice smile! Be done in time for your Holiday Celebration.

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Thanksgiving Morning: 7-10 AM at MOA

Join CES & Meals on Wheels with your family & friends. Give back before you give thanks!

Come join us at Mall of America to build awareness that 1 in 10 Minnesotans go hungry on a regular basis.

For more information go our walk page or contact Chris Nelson, cnelson@cesmn.org, 612.870.1125 X105.

CES Christmas Party | Saturday December 16, 10 am-noon

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Jesus’ birth is a joyous occasion and we want to celebrate that with all our friends and neighbors.

Come to the CES Christmas party. All are welcome.

Be a part of the fun. There will be singing, treats, crafts for the kids and passing out holiday fun. We will also be distributing Christmas food baskets for neighbors who are in need of a bit more food this Christmas season.

  • Set up: Friday December 15, 5-7pm | Check back soon to see how you can be a part of this.
  • Want to volunteer? | Contact Melanie LaPointe, mlapointe@cesmn.org, 612.870.1125x128.
  • Christmas Basket sign-up starts Monday November 27. Call or stop in to register.

In Need: Crafting Supplies

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We had a great response this summer to our jewelry table during Bonus Fridays. Adults and children gather around the table, creating bracelets and necklaces while they wait for their numbers to be called. It is an excellent time for conversation and making friends, rather than simply sitting quietly in the pews.

We are in need of supplies to continue this activity, and are looking for:

  • Beads
  • Findings
  • Stringing supplies

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Food & Fund Drive
July 1-August 7

 

Kate Manthey (left with her boys) is a realtor in South Minneapolis. She decided to make a difference in her community. “I wanted to give back by conducting a food drive.”

She took the CES Food Drive list (online), wrote a quick note about herself and what she was doing, and attached it to grocery bags which she passed out to her neighbors. A week later she collected 48 lbs. of food for CES.

Way to go!

Learn about our Food Drive

Community Emergency Service | 1900 11th Avenue, Minneapolis, MN 55404 | 612-870-1125 | ces@cesmn.org | www.cesmn.org

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