Run or walk a timed 5k or 2k around Arbor Lake with friends and family at Charities Challenge’s 12th annual race. After the workout, treat yourself to a complimentary Irish Breakfast, holiday music and good ‘ole Irish hospitality from Claddagh Irish Pub & Restaurant. Read more about Easter Sunday Rise ‘n’ Shine 5k (12th Annual)
Benefits & Fundraisers
Kick off this family-friendly walk around the first level of the Mall of America with a complimentary breakfast followed by tons of sensory activities, mascots, games, prizes and giveaways galore. Rally as a team or register as an individual to help Fraser sustain existing programs and expand innovative services for those directly affected by autism. Read more about Fraser Walk for Autism
Earth Day is the perfect time to do some spring-cleaning and get rid of your old technology! On Saturday, April 27 Minnesota Computers for Schools is hosting a computer donation drive – drop off your old computer equipment and put it to good use in the community.
MCFS refurbishes and reuses all donated equipment. The refurbished equipment is placed in schools and educational nonprofits throughout the state.
The first 100 people to donate a computer will receive a free beer coupon to redeem at the Surly beer hall. Read more about Minnesota Computers for Schools
The Shaver Special is available through March Madness, March 19 - April 8. Get a great burger and beer, raise money to help local efforts & watch some college basketball. Read more about Shaver Special
Breanna’s Star is a Night of Art, Celebration and Giving in support of Breanna’s Gift, an organization bringing visual arts, dance, music and theater to children with life-threatening illnesses at Ronald McDonald House Upper Midwest and Children’s Minnesota in St. Paul and Minneapolis. Enjoy appetizers, wine and beer, live and silent auctions, tarot card reader and entertainment by country/rock/swing band Trailer Trash! Attire is casual. Come join the fun and help children escape to the magical world of the arts! Read more about Breanna’s Star: a Night of Art, Celebration and Giving
Wastebasket Revue is an annual variety show written, produced, directed, and performed by staff and community members from Osseo School District 279. Since 1968 we have raised over $1 million and awarded 840 scholarships to graduates pursuing post-secondary education. Help us support the dreams of our graduates by coming to a show or donating to our cause. Read more about 52nd Wastebasket Revue ~”THE GREATEST SHOW” 2019
The Minneapolis Women’s Rotary Present “Derby Days,” 34th Annual Style Show and Luncheon, Hosted by WCCO’s Mary McGuire
Saturday, April 27
Golden Valley Golf and Country Club
Proceeds benefit organizations helping women in the Twin Cities:
Breaking Free, Hope Chest for Breast Cancer, and
Sarah’s. . .An Oasis for Women Read more about Style Show and Luncheon
100% of proceeds from the event will benefit Hope Chest for Breast Cancer, an organization providing funding for emergency financial support, education, research, treatment and hospice care for Twin Cities’ women fighting breast cancer. The Girl’s Night Out evening is packed with great events and opportunities including:
- Food Sampling
- Taste Beer from OMNI Brewing & Wine from Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods
- A gift bag for each attendee featuring discounts and special offers from Arbor Lakes’ Stores and Restaurants and MUCH MORE
Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s® is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against this disease!
Take the first step by finding a Walk near you. Once you register, you’ll have access to a wide range of tools and support through your customized Participant Center. Join us and lead the way to the first survivor of Alzheimer's. Together, we can end this disease! Read more about Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®