We are honored the Minneapolis Institute of Art provided a welcoming and vibrant new home for Art 4 Shelter. Special thanks to the talented contributing artists who donated 1,900 original artworks.
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
Affordable housing is an issue affecting everyone in our community. You can get involved by engaging your lawmakers and letting them know housing and homelessness are important issues to you.
Simpson endorses the Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless’ Legislative Agenda.
This video was made possible with support from the St. Joan of Arc Justice Fund.
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.
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.
For 35 years, the basement of Simpson United Methodist Church in the Whittier neighborhood of south Minneapolis has served as a much-needed sanctuary for people experiencing the trauma and stress of homelessness. Read the announcement of Simpson receiving this generous gift.
To make your gift today – click here. New and increased gifts (by 10%) will be matched up to $35,000 by the Frey Foundation.
Watch our video and see how your gift will make a difference. Your gift will help people in a housing crisis find the stability they need to live a successful and productive life.