Healthy Kids. Successful Students. Stronger Communities.

Schools, parents, and communities share a common goal of supporting their children’s learning and development. In order to be fully prepared for another school year, our children need school supplies and healthy meals. There is a strong link between eating healthy, physical activity, and improved academic achievement of children. It’s up to you to provide
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July 12th, 2018
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July 11th, 2018
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In July – Your donations go further!

End childhood hunger in July. Accept the Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless Challenge and donate to CEAP this month. July is the busiest month in our food shelf and more than 13,000 children in your community are going without the free and reduced lunches that they had during the school year.  During
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July 3rd, 2018
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15 Days Left of #30DaysofGiving!

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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June 15th, 2018
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June 1st, 2018
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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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May 31st, 2018
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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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May 31st, 2018
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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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May 16th, 2018
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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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May 15th, 2018
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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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May 10th, 2018
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