Apr
20
5:30 pm17:30

"For Generations To Come" 2017 Celebration

  • American Swedish Institute

Please join us at our annual fundraising event!

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

  • Appetizer buffet & drinks

  • Music by members of The Melvilles

  • Silent auction & wine raffle

  • DGT™ Service Project Stations with projects that help others:

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.

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


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.


Preview the Items in Our Annual Fundraising Online Auction
(And check in often since there are more to come!)

Items 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.  Please contact us if you have items you'd like to donate to this auction.



Mar
18
2:00 pm14:00

Community-Wide Family Service Fair

  • Whittier Recreation Center

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

  • American Swedish Institute

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?