This month Team Lucky Duck volunteered with Neighbors, Inc. at the Summer Meal Program at Kaposia Elementary School in South Saint Paul. The program is a federally funded program that provides lunches for school aged children under 18. At Kaposia we served children in pre-school through 5th grade. With the program, a staff member from the school does the food prep and clean up. The … Continue reading Volunteering

Books for Africa

We volunteered this month at Books for Africa. This organization collects donated books and ships them to countries in Africa. The only thing that the countries pay for are the shipping costs. Books for Africa has been operating for 29 years and they have shipped to nearly all the African countries. There are a few that they haven’t been able to reach because of political … Continue reading Books for Africa

Loaves and Fishes

This month Team Lucky Duck volunteered with the Loaves and Fishes program. We helped prepare a meal that served about 45 people at the Easter Lutheran Church in Eagan, MN. The program sources food from their gardens, Farm for All, around the Twin Cities, Second Harvest Heartland, The Food Group and Zero Percent. We made fish, coleslaw, potatoes and berry smoothies for the guests during … Continue reading Loaves and Fishes

Volunteering with 360 Communities

Team Lucky Duck spent an afternoon at the 360 Communities Foodshelf in Burnsville. It was a great time spent giving back and supporting a great organization in our own backyard. 360 Communities focuses on three main areas: preventing violence, ensuring school success and promoting long-term self-sufficiency. The food shelf is part of the self-sufficiency program. There are 5 food shelves in Dakota County. We volunteered … Continue reading Volunteering with 360 Communities

Habitat for Humanity

Team Lucky Duck participated in The St. Paul Realtor Association’s Habitat for Humanity day during the Realtor Build Week. The whole Keller Williams group in front of the house.   Carly and Kelly worked on siding the back of the garage. Check out the progress throughout the day! It was a great day of giving back. This house in South St. Paul hasn’t been matched … Continue reading Habitat for Humanity