Volunteer Spotlight – The Vecellio Family

Meet Char and her children Dominic and Bella! This family is the Meals on Wheels Delivery Dream Team. The Vecellio family started delivering meals once a week a few months ago and has grown to love it. “At first, my kids were very shy and intimidated. They didn’t even want to get out of the
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#30 Days of Giving – Help CEAP Blast Summer Hunger

Help CEAP #BlastSummerHunger by dining out at your favorite restaurants! Who is helping CEAP #BlastSummerHunger?: Godfather’s Pizza – June 11-15th all tips are  going to CEAP plus 15% of profits made on the 15th. OMNI Brewing Company – On Friday, June 22nd, patrons get to add $1 to their bill to donate to CEAP.  Rocky
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Volunteer Spotlight – Mike Feliene!

Volunteer Spotlight – Mike Feliene! Meet Mike! A man dedicated to ‘paying it forward’ and giving back in all the possible ways that he can. This is a value that his entire family shares. Mike’s parents delivered Meals on Wheels in South Minneapolis while he was growing up and taught him the importance of taking
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Get Ready for Farm Fresh Fest 2018

Farm Fresh Fest is Back for 2018 Farm Fresh Fest is a celebration of our community and an opportunity for families to receive fresh, in-season produce while enjoying a ton of FEST! These events will include produce stands, food samples, health and wellness education, games, and connections to community resources and businesses. Whether you are
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Nurses from Hennepin County Medical Center at CEAP

Exciting News! CEAP partners with HCMC to create access for health resources  and education for our neighbors! CEAP will be hosting registered nurses from Hennepin County Medical Center to provide health screenings and follow-up for our neighbors in the community. Starting this winter, 2 times a month, Hennepin County Medical Center nurses will be available at
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Volunteer Spotlight – Evon Brownlee

 Volunteer Spotlight – Evon Brownlee Meet Evon – an Anoka native and a University of Minnesota Alumni! She joined the CEAP Volunteer team in the Meals on Wheels kitchen and as a driver just over a year and a half ago. “I was looking for something to do and I thought to myself, I like
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Flash Volunteering Opportunities at CEAP!

Flash Volunteering Opportunities at CEAP! Want to give back to your community but not sure where to get started? Start here! Volunteers age 12 and older welcome!  Children ages 12-15 must be accompanied by an adult. Join us for this fun volunteer shift that will include: – Brief overview and tour of CEAP – Sorting
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Volunteer Spotlight – Ardis Fairchild

Spring Into Action like Ardis! Ardis Fairchild was one of the six original CEAP Quilters that started in the Cross of Glory Church basement over 40 years ago. The group has since grown to over 50 ladies from 12 different churches in the community. The sewing machines, fabric and all of their time and effort
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