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Finding The Right Charity to Support

Finding The Right Charity to Support

How can you determine which charity should get your attention? It isn’t easy to know the worthwhile ones rather than the “scam” ones, but here are some basic suggestions that should lead you in the right direction no matter what the size of your contributions...
The Power of Doing

The Power of Doing

Giving back to your community is one of the most rewarding experiences. Many people chose to give portions of their earnings to an organization in need. While many nonprofits and charities are always welcoming of monetary donation, there can often be a greater power...
Community Spotlight: Hill Farm Historical Society

Community Spotlight: Hill Farm Historical Society

In North Oaks, Minnesota lies plenty of historic properties that come with their own stories. James J. Hill purchased 3,300 acres of land back in 1883 not knowing that it would one day become a historical landmark. Over the years the citizens of the area of North Oaks...

St. Odilia Church: A Profile

St. Odilia is a Catholic church located in Shoreview Minnesota. Founded in 1960s, it serves the Twin Cities area of Minneapolis, St. Paul, and the surrounding suburbs. St. Odilia holds four to five Sunday masses, including a 12:45 mass presented in Spanish and a 6:00...
Health Benefits of Philanthropy

Health Benefits of Philanthropy

Giving back is one of the most rewarding experiences a person can pursue. The joy of knowing that you have helped someone, makes many people feel as though they have truly impacted a life for the better. With endless possibilities for helping your community, giving...

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