Other Events

Past Events of 2016

Year Round:  Kid Pack program 2x per month to our adopted school Elm Creek Elementary

March:  Annual kick off meeting for members

April:  Mobile Hope Corcoran for dinner and crafts

May:  5th Annual Run with the Housewives 5K which sent Jake and his family to Hawaii

August:  Greater Mpls  Crisis Nursery for dinner serving and facility tour; Louisiana flood drive

September:  Kidpack year 3 kick off; Bethany Christian Services basket donation

October: IOCP hat, glove/mitten, scarf collection; Ronald McDonald House

November:  Read Indeed book collection and volunteering (Teen program); Kidpack support

December: Adopt a Family (Teen program); Toys R Tots collection

Past Events of 2015

Year Round:  Kid Pack program 2x per month to our adopted school Elm Creek Elementary

March: Book and School Supply collection for MGSH Jamaica Mission Trip; Spent time with the residents at Mary’s Place playing soccer with the kids and making Easter crafts; Member kick off meeting at Rush Creek Golf Club

May:  4th Annual Run with the Housewives 5K which sent 2 1/2 yr. old Anneliese to Disneyworld

June: St. Benedictine Senior Living; MGMS BB Tournament concession volunteer time – benefits our new Teen Program

July: CHMG Teens worked concessions to raise money for CHMG;

August: Collected kitchen items to donate to Mobile Hope in Corcoran; CHMG Family Picnic

October:  Provided dinner and crafts for the families at Mobile Hope in Corcoran;  CHMG Teen Committee went to Second Harvest

November: St. Benedictine Senior Living Center Bingo and craft; CHMG Teens worked concessions to raise money for CHMG; November winner of the Mill City Credit Union Greater Good Even Greater.

December: Toys 4 Tots collection

Past Events of 2014

Kid Pack program 2x per month to our adopted school Elm Creek Elementary
January- collected pajama’s for Sweet Dreams for Kids Pajama Rama (take the ick out of sick) affiliated with Children Hospitals

March 6- Went to St. Benedictine Senior Living at Steeple Pointe in Osseo: provided activities and gifts for the residents

April- 2nd Harvest Heartland and Rockstar Row on Twin Cities Live to raise awareness for our RWHW Race

May- RWHW 5k Race for Richie

July- MG Days booth to raise funds for our Kidpack Committee

Aug- Lemonade stand to raise funds for our Kidpack Commitee and picnic for members & families

Aug- St Benedictine Senior Living: provided games, prizes, crafts for the residents

Oct- Whole Foods Community Event: exposure & raise funds for Kidpack Committee

Dec- Toys for Tots drive at Kare11, Members Wine Tasting, Sponsor-A-Family Organization, Interfaith Outreach, Cub Foods bagging to raise funds for CHMG

Past Events of 2013
January- collect donations for our Easter Basket Project in February.

February- Purchased, prepped & served at Hope Lodge.

February- CHMG Kids decorated & packed 200 Breakfast Bags for Ronald McDonald House and put together 45 Easter Baskets for Cross Food Shelf.

March- Collected 23 bags of clothes for the Men & Women at Ready for Success.

April- CHMG kids made fleece blankets and welcome cards for Hope Lodge.

May- Our 2nd Annual Run With The Housewives 5k Race sent 12 year old Andrew to Disney World with his family.

June-August Our CHMG Kids We “CAN Bracelet Project. Collected pop tops,made bracelets,sold them in stores and raised $1,100.00 for Alex’s Lemonade stand to fight childhood Cancer. Also raised $700 for Little Riders.

July- Maple Grove Days Booth

July- Delivered lunches for the girls at Teen PRIDE Program. A program who helps teens who have been victims of sexual exploitation. Also, sent home 2-bags worth of groceries home with each girl as many of them are struggling some homeless.

September- Went to CEAP to help clean and organize.

November- Collected clothes and warm gear for CEAP.

November- Collected knitted items to be sent to Knit With Love.

November- We were ROCKSTARS for the Red Kettle Bell Kickoff! We rung for 9 hours.

November- CHMG kids made 300 rainbow loom bracelets for the Miracles of Mitch Foundation.

December- Helped distribute Christmas Gifts at Interfaith Outreach.

December- Bagged groceries at CUB, raised $700 for St. Josephs Home for children that have mental illness.

Past Events of 2012

Jan.-Purchase & collect items for ‘Welcome Home Baskets’ to go to Youth Link

Feb 20- Assemble ‘Welcome Home Baskets’ for Youth Link

April 10- Youth link- provide cake,ice-cream,& bingo prizes.

May 13- 1st Annual Mother’s Day 5k race- raised $843 for Wishes and More

June 11- Packed food at Feed My Starving Children

August-CHMG Kids Lemonade Stand Challenge!  Raised $500.00 and donated to Wishes and More.

September- $300.00 contribution for food and crafts for Shanae Hill and the Can-do girls club.

October-Packed food at FMSC

October- Can-do’s Girls Club Book Drive, we collected 1,000 books.  In addition purchased books for each one of the girls that is apart of  Can-do Girls club and a bookcase.

October- Contributed to eQuality “Growing Dreams” benefit

November- Purchased,preped,& served to the families at the Ronald Mcdonald House.

December- 2012 Toys for Tots Drive!

Past Events of 2011

April 25- 300 sandwiches for the 363 ministry

June -clothing drive & shoe purchase for Minneapolis tornado victims

June 27-purchase,prep,& serve at Hope Lodge

Aug. 3- School supply drive and packing at C.R.O.S.S food shelf

Oct. 21-Halloween Event- 350 sandwiches for 363 Ministry

Nov 12-Preping and serveing at Harbor Light

Nov 28-Purchase, prep, & serve Dinner and snack at the Crisis Nursery