news & events

Join us for the 8th Annual Art 4 Shelter

Posted on April 3rd, 2018

May 9, 2018

Minneapolis Institute of Art

First Look Luncheon: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Purchase your tickets to the First Look Luncheon today  – click here!

Benefit Sale: Preview: 6:00 p.m.| Sale: 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Free and open to the public.  Learn more at www.art4shelter.org

Become a mentor and change a life.

Posted on March 20th, 2018

1 in 3 youth are growing up without a mentor

You can make a difference by becoming a mentor today.

The first step to becoming a mentor is to attend one of our Introductory Sessions where you’ll learn more about the different opportunities and our strategies for success.  Join us at a informational sessions to learn more:

  • Wednesday, March 28, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm | RSVP here
  • Sunday, April 15, 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm | RSVP here
  • Monday, April 23, 6 pm – 7:30 pm | RSVP here 

View our 2016/2017 Annual Report

Posted on February 3rd, 2018

We are pleased to share with your our 2016/2017 annual report.   With the support of the community, donors and volunteers, we:

  • Welcomed 1,867 guests to our emergency shelter;
  • Moved 1,139 people into safe, stable housing; and
  • Supported 266 families with 533 children thought our Family Housing Program.
  • Learn More >

Simpson is proud to be a part of National Mentoring Month.

Posted on January 20th, 2018

Mentoring is a critical component in young people’s lives, helping them make the decisions and connections that lead to improved opportunities. Research confirms that quality mentoring relationships have powerful positive effects on young people in a variety of personal, academic, and professional situations.  Click here to read more.

  • Register today to attend an informational session:
  • Monday, January 29, 5:30 pm – 7 pm | RSVP here
  • Tuesday, February 13, 5:30 pm – 7 pm | RSVP here