Runners, joggers and walkers are invited to an evening 5K run followed by a night on the town like no other. The fitness-inspired “happy hour” begins with a timed 5K run and ends with a post-race Lifestyle Market of festive proportions! Read more about Gildan Esprit de She Maple Grove 5k and Outdoor Fitness Jam!
Benefits & Fundraisers
Primrose School of Maple Grove will be hosting its annual Spring Fling Charity Fundraiser and Family Carnival. There will be plenty of fun games and activities for the kids, a silent auction for the adults and food and fun for all. All money collected will be donated to the Primrose Childrens Foundation and a local chairity. This event is open to the public. Read more about Primrose Maple Grove Spring Fling
Visit Maynard's Restaurant in Rogers from open to close Monday, Nov. 30 and 100% of food and beverage sales are donated to CROSS. Take out orders encouraged and included in donation.
CROSS is a nonprofit organization serving families and individuals living in Maple Grove, Osseo, Rogers, Champlin (West), Corcoran, and Dayton. Read more about Eat, Drink, Give at Maynard's Restaurant Nov. 30 to Support CROSS Services
From the organizer:
For the second year in a row, dozens of local retailers will participate in an alternative campaign to Black Friday, known as Plaid Friday. Started five years ago in Oakland, Calif., Plaid Friday encourages consumers to put their holiday gift dollars back into the local economy by shopping at stores in their own communities. Read more about Plaid Friday
Give locally on Give to the Max Day by connecting with CROSS Services! Simply go to CROSSservices.org and click on the “donate” button.
Starting Nov. 1, donations can be scheduled for Nov. 12 or make an online donation directly on Give to the Max Day. Funds raised stay local to support families and individuals facing hunger and housing concerns in the communities of Maple Grove, Rogers, Osseo, Corcoran, Dayton, and west Champlin.
All ages and abilities are welcome to participate in the Osseo Lions Roar 5K Run/Walk. Proceeds from the race support the Osseo Senior High Boys & Girls Cross Country Team. Register by September 7th for a discounted registration fee and a guaranteed t-shirt! Register here. Read more about Osseo Lions Roar 5K Run/Walk
Funding research and support, stride by stride and side by side. Join the Lupus Foundation of Minnesota for our 18th Annual Lupus Walk for Hope and 5K Trail Run - Twin Cities. Read more about Lupus Walk for Hope & 5K Trail Run - Twin Cities
CAN DO WOOFAROO - Fun
Event for Dog Lovers!
Join us Saturday, September 12th from 10 am to 2 pm (kickoff
at 11 am) for the Can Do Woofaroo—a one-mile fundraising walk and festival
benefiting Can Do Canines! Bring your
dogs and your friends and celebrate the amazing partnership between assistance
dogs and the people who need them. This family-friendly event includes; tours
of Can Do Canines' facility, live music, food, games for people and pets, and pet-centric
exhibit booths. Read more about CAN DO WOOFAROO - Fun Event for Dog Lovers in New Hope!