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Bake sale for Guatemala

Preschool students from SCOPE Academy in Ohio recently put on a bake sale to raise money for children in San Rafael. Anne Reiman, a teacher and former volunteer for Common Hope in Guatemala, worked with her class to raise money on behalf of Susana, the Guatemalan student that Anne sponsors. With their bake sale, the […]

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Kids helping kids

We were honored to participate recently in Family Service Night at Oakwood Elementary, organized by Patricia D’Angelico of Wayzata Community in Action. The event included a “Kids Helping Kids” station, where a group of Girl Scouts hosted a pencil pouch project for Common Hope. They decorated 72 pencil pouches, then filled each with pencils and […]

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More young philanthropists!

by Louise LeGrand, Donor Relations Manager I visited three schools in one week, all home to an impressive group of young philanthropists. The three schools were Good Shepherd School in Golden Valley, described in an earlier post, St. Boniface School in Cold Spring, and Deephaven Elementary in Minnetonka. A fourth school that I didn’t have […]

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