IF YOU DO THINGS WITH HEART, EVERYTHING LEADS TO SUCCESS.  

Venkat Desireddy

Safe Families for Children | Donation Fall 2019

Dress for Success | Donation of Jewelry and Accessories Spring 2019

Handmade Cards | Eagle’s Healing Nest 2018

There are gifts of treasure and gifts of time and talent.  This Christmas, we donated time and talent to Eagles Healing Nest.  Thank you to everyone who joined us in making Christmas Cards that could used by Eagle’s Healing Nest Veterans.  We made 40-50 cards to be donated.

Helping Hand for 3 Families 2018

Every year we select deserving organizations in the community to share our resources. This year our fall basket raffle went to support 3 families in our local community in need.  $700 was donated.  Thank you to all who donated raffle baskets and purchased raffle tickets.

Eagle’s Healing Nest | Spring Fashion Show 2018

This year we were proud to share the Basket Raffle proceeds from the Spring Fashion Show with the Eagle’s Healing Nest in Anoka.  The donation was over $1300. They are a non-profit organization committed to meeting the needs of our veterans, service members and their families who suffer from the invisible wounds of war.  https://eagleshealingnest.org/

Impact Services Meals on Wheels | 2017

There are gifts of treasure and gifts of time and talent.  This Christmas, we donated time and talent to Meals on Wheels.  Thank you to everyone who joined us in making Christmas Cards for Impact Services Meals on Wheels recipients. We made 40 cards to be donated.  In addition, Steve Griffiths gave a truly inspiring talk on the gift of giving.  Thanks to all!

Helping Hand for 3 Families 2017

Every year we select deserving organizations in the community to share our resources. This year our fall basket raffle went to support 3 families in our local community in need.  $700 was donated.  Thank you to all who donated raffle baskets and purchased raffle tickets.

Lee Carlson Center for Mental Health and Well-Being | 2017

Every year we select deserving organizations in the community to share our resources. The proceeds of our 2017 March Style show were shared with the Lee Carlson Center for Mental Health and Well-Being.

The mission for the Lee Carlson Center for Mental Health and Well-Being is to provide exceptional and affordable mental health services for families, children, youth, and adults in our community.

Stepping Stone

“It was an honor to speak to the powerful women of Connecting Women In Business! They have heart, passion and purpose for making a difference in our community. Thank you for all you do in support of Stepping Stone Emergency Housing and the residents who live here. Thank you, too, for your generous donation. Your generosity is used to help and impact those who call Stepping Stone “home” make lasting changes. The changes are evident in the number of successes experienced in rebuilding family relationships, applying for school/job, realizing a self-belief and determination, and moving into self-sufficiency!”

Julie Jepson, Stepping Stone Emergency Housing

Stepping Stone Emergency Housing | 2015

Stepping Stone Emergency Housing is Anoka County’s only youth & adult homeless shelter, and one of Minnesota’s most trustworthy non-profit organizations. In a dormitory-style setting, Stepping Stone provides a primary, yet temporary, “home” to 66 men and women, as young as 18 years old.

Stepping Stone offers a safe and secure place to live, giving guided support for each of our resident’s individual needs. With high expectations and personal accountability each resident is held to the highest standards for their own personal growth and development.

Donations

Jeremiah Program

Jeremiah Program offers one of the nation’s most successful strategies for transforming families from poverty to prosperity two generations at a time. Jeremiah prepares determined single mothers to excel in the workforce, readies their children to succeed in school, and reduces generational dependence on public assistance.