Open Arms of Minnesota

The Scoop


SUmmer 2023

The Scoop is a periodical publication designed to keep our community informed about the current happenings at Open Arms. Dig into the most recent edition below!

Winning dish team at TOAST!


RECORD CROWD ENJOYS FESTIVITIES AT TOAST! TOAST!, Open Arms’ beloved annual volunteer appreciation event, returned with tremendous excitement and fanfare in August. More than 350 volunteers were treated to an...

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Lunds & Byerly's Cupcakes

Cupcakes For A Cause

Cupcakes For A Cause Returns! Cupcakes for a Cause, perhaps the sweetest event of the year, returned in September! From Sept. 7-10, our friends at Lunds & Byerlys generously donated...

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Volunteers celebrate at TOAST!

Volunteer Opportunities

Cap Off The Summer By Volunteering At Open Arms! We’ve made it through the dog days and are now aiming to cap off the summer on a high note! While...

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Open Farms volunteer harvesting.

Open Farms Update

Farm Fresh For Kelly Wilson (Open Farms Manager) and her team, putting our clients first is always top of mind. This summer they planted, grew and harvested crops at our...

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Ameriprise Financial

Partner Spotlight – Ameriprise Financial

Thank You Ameriprise Financial! Open Arms of Minnesota is deeply grateful for our longstanding partnership with Ameriprise Financial. Over the last 26 years, Ameriprise has generously supported the preparation and...

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10 Million and Counting

Open Arms added a significant milestone to its legacy on June 7, 2022 when CEO Leah Hebert Welles and St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter delivered our 10 millionth meal.

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End Of Year Giving Graphic

Your Gift Will Help Us Serve More Clients!

Together we can continue to meet the increased demand for medically tailored meals with your support! We hope you think of us as you consider your year-end giving. Your donation is a gift of care, compassion, and encouragement!