Second Harvest Looks To Increase Volunteer Support In 2017
The last time I was at Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank it was to interview the Executive Director Shaye Moris, about the Back Pack Program.  I was amazed at two things.   One was the number of area students that rely the backpack program and the other was the incredible dedica…
Local Backpack Program Feeds Over 900 Students On Weekends
Project Joy is an event organized by a local family in memory of a loved one that helps to fund the Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank's Backpack Program.  It's a program that ensures some Northland students have food over the weekend.  While shooting this video I was moved to tears with what I…
The St. Louis River Experience Needs Volunteers This Summer
The St. Louis River Experience gives free boating and nature experiences to many groups of people.  Seniors, veterans, people with special needs and youth.  They are a non-profit organization that makes these experiences free of charge.  The season is about to start and they are looki…
Our Northland Salvation Army Needs Your Help Now
How exciting for the Twin Cities Salvation Army, they received a HUGE donation in one of their red kettles.  It was one of the largest donations ever made and the donors wanted to remain anonymous.  The check was dropped in a Cub Foods red kettle on Thanksgiving weekend.
City Of Duluth Needs Your Help Removing Invasive Plants
The city of Duluth needs your help to get rid of some plants taking over the area. The Volunteer events will take place every Tuesday beginning Oct 7, and you will need to have an hour and a half free. You will be helping to tackle some invasive plants in the region.