Minnetonka Celebration of Service

Volunteers serving through A Better Society’s Project KiDS and Project Life-Cycle programs were honored with a Silver President’s Volunteer Service Award. Project KiDS served 643 hours this year; Project Life-Cycle served 838 hours. The Celebration of Service included anouncement of the 2015 President’s Volunteer Service Award Winners and Varsity Letters for Community Service. This year 239 award recipents logged in about 46,500 hours of...

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Joe flies again!

  The story of a young man who Just. Won’t. Let. Life. Get. Him. Down.   Click the image to start the video.   – – – – – Learn more about what Joe’s doing with his...

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Minnesota’s Day of Giving

Thursday, November 13th, 2014 is the 6th annual Give to the Max Day in Minnesota. It is a day when Minnesotans show their incredible generosity by giving financial support to their favorite local charities. It is an opportunity for everyone to make the world a better place. On November 13th, please consider making a donation to A Better Society. Your support will help Project Life-Cycle to provide free refurbished bicycles to hundreds of people throughout the Twin Cities and in countries like Jamaica and Kenya. Many of these bikes help provide financial security to our neighbors in need....

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Project KiDS goes to WeDay 2014

We were honored to be recognized again this year on the big stage at WeDay. Our partnership in the community is continuing to make a difference and we are always looking for new ways to help!            ...

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Project KiDS at Chanhassen Artisan Fair

Project KiDS will be participating in the upcoming Chanhassen Rec. Center Artisan Fair on November 1st, 2014 from 10am – 2pm. They will be selling handmade items. 100% of the proceeds from the sale will go towards supporting their Pen Pal project and providing resources to Auro Mira Vidya Mandir, our partner school in India....

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2014 Annual Community Update

Join us and other community and business leaders to… Hear Chanhassen Mayor Tom Furlong talk about the importance of community service. Learn what other key organizations are doing to help the homeless in our community. Aeon Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative Carver County Sheriff’s Department Eastern Carver County Schools Launch Ministry Open Hands Foundation YouthLink Learn about new projects and how to get involved. Come. Be inspired by people who want to make a difference. See what real grassroots community projects look like. Learn how you can get engaged. Help build… a...

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