Sep
30
12:00 PM12:00

Doing Good Together™ Festival of Giving™

Join DGT™ in our celebration of kindness and generosity!

Our Festival of Giving is a one-stop event of kindness, service projects, and community collaboration

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DGT's new one-of-a-kind community festival will bring together a wide range of Twin Cities families to CELEBRATE KINDNESS!
We are collaborating with a variety of local organizations to offer fun activities focused on “giving back.”

Activities will include:

  • Hands-on service projects to make on the spot

  • Exciting performances and demonstrations

  • Large cooperative kindness art installation

  • Clothesline of donated socks

  • Displays of big-hearted resources and products

  • Many more projects still being planned


Special thanks to our generous sponsors!

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You too can sponsor our Festival of Giving event!

We offer several levels of sponsorship – from $1,000 to $10,000. Each option will give your brand positive exposure – and a variety of benefits including event tickets, recognition at the Festival, and mentions in social media across all Doing Good Together™ platforms! You’ll also be supporting DGT’s mission: to grow the next generation of kind, generous, and engaged citizens.

Learn more via our Sponsorship Brochure, or contact us with questions or interest today!


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Consider being a SWAG SPONSOR by simply providing 300 identical items (branded with your name and logo) that encourage families to give back to the community. We would be happy to help you choose an item. (Or select from one of DGT’s kindness-themed products!) All items must be approved by Doing Good Together.

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Apr
20
5:30 PM17:30

"For Generations To Come" 2017 Celebration

Join us at our annual fundraising event on April 20th!

With your support, we can continue to offer our unique resources for sharing kindness & serving others

  • Tools that encourage empathy in children

  • Programs that foster community engagement

  • Events that make family volunteering easy and fulfilling

Event Features

Cost: $50 per person in advance;
$55 at the door
(Free appetizers and 1 drink ticket included with entry)

Please note this is an adults-only event to support a family-focused organization.

Find updates, and share on social media using the hashtags #DGT2017Celebration and #DGTsRippleEffect.

Free parking is available in the adjacent surface parking lot.


Take part in our Annual Fundraising Auction 

Items from generous donors will be available for online bidding March 31st (5am) through April 18th (11:45pm). Final bidding (including proxy bids made online) will take place at the event on the evening of April 20th. 


Win Big in our Wall of Wine Raffle!

Can't make it to the event? Contact a DGT™ Board Member or Staff member for $5 tickets to enter our wine raffle.

Can't make it to the event? Contact a DGT™ Board Member or Staff member for $5 tickets to enter our wine raffle.

Winners need not be present to win. Tickets are $5 each and sold at the event and by DGT™ Staff and Board Members prior to the event. 

We will raffle off four prizes for 10, 20, 30, and 40 bottles of wine. Odds of winning are determined by the number of tickets entered.


Can't make it to our event but want to support our kindness & caring mission?

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Mar
18
2:00 PM14:00

Community-Wide Family Service Fair

Brought to you by Doing Good Together™ and Meals on Wheels™

Doing Good Together and Metro Meals on Wheels have teamed up to offer a community-wide DGT™ Family Service Fair. 

Our open house event will feature a series of fun, kid-friendly service projects focused on fighting local food insecurity and supporting senior citizens in need, including:

  • Creating Forever Flowers for isolated senior citizens
  • Decorating place mats to serve meals to homebound senior citizens
  • Decorating lunch bags to serve meals to  homebound senior citizens
  • Downsizing bulk bags of rice for a local food shelf serving low-income families
  • Making sandwiches to serve community members experiencing food insecurity
  • Decorating take-home Kindness Conversation Starter place mats

Visitors will also learn about opportunities to stay engaged as family changemakers.

Ages:  All ages are welcome and encouraged to participate. Come at any point and stay for as long or as little as your schedule allows.

Contact:  Nassim, nassim@doinggoodtogether.org 

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Apr
14
5:30 PM17:30

"For Generations To Come" 2016 Celebration

Thank you to everyone who joined us at our annual fundraising event! 

Let's continue the benefits DGT™ provides:

  • Tools that encourage empathy in children
  • Programs that foster community engagement
  • Events that make family volunteering easy and fulfilling

Please attend our 2017 Celebration!

Details here: http://www.doinggoodtogether.org/dgt-events/2017-celebration

American-Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, MN

American-Swedish Institute in Minneapolis, MN

Event Features 

  • Delicious appetizers & drinks
  • Live music by members of The Melvilles
  • Silent auction & wine raffle
  • DGT™ Service Project Stations

ONLINE/SILENT AUCTION
Thank you to all of our auction item donors and to those who've placed online bids on those items. Our fundraising auction is open until April 12th, then bidding resumes during our event's silent auction on Thursday, April 14th. You do not need to be present to bid or win in the auction or wine raffle. Select proxy bidding option for continued bidding at the event.

 

Dress: Celebration Casual

Special thanks to our event sponsor Volunteers of America - Minnesota for helping make this event possible.

Special thanks to our event sponsor Volunteers of America - Minnesota for helping make this event possible.

Please note this is an adults-only event to support a family-focused organization.

Find updates, and share on social media using the hashtags #DGT2016Celebration and #DGTsRippleEffect.

Free parking is available in the adjacent surface parking lot.

Can't make it to our event, but want to contribute to our nonprofit?

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