Volunteering at Feed My Starving Children

This month we spent some time at Feed My Starving Children in Eagan. It is great way to spend a few hours and give back to an organization that makes a difference in so many lives throughout the world. We packed meal bags that will be shipped to Haiti. With only 37 people in our packing session, we packed 51 boxes which holds 11,016 meals … Continue reading Volunteering at Feed My Starving Children

Blood Drive with The Red Cross

This January, Team Lucky Duck, joined in with our office’s blood drive. The American Red Cross supplied a mobile donation van and we participated to give blood. Blood is needed throughout our country every 8 minutes and it is a quick and easy process. Kelly and Cole from our team signed up and through the screening process Cole was determined eligible to give. In a … Continue reading Blood Drive with The Red Cross

Bell Ringing with the Salvation Army

Each year Team Lucky Duck supports the Salvation Army by volunteering as a bell ringer. We try to pick a day early in the season to hopefully avoid some the worst winter weather. This year, we didn’t have any precipitation but we did have a chilly wind that kept us bundled up. It is always a fun day to get a chance to see people … Continue reading Bell Ringing with the Salvation Army

Volunteering with Every Third Saturday

Every November we volunteer with a program that serves Veterans. This year we went back to Every Third Saturday. They provide clothing and services to homeless veterans who are transitioning to civilian life. We hosted a clothing drive first and then brought our items with us when we spent the afternoon sorting the donations for the upcoming events. We spent time sorting the clothing into … Continue reading Volunteering with Every Third Saturday

Clothing Drive

As many of your know, Veteran causes are very close to us at Team Lucky Duck. Each November, we try to volunteer at an organization that services Veterans and their families. Last year, we teamed up with Every Third Saturday. We organized and sorted donated goods to get ready for their monthly event. As their name suggests, on every third Saturday they host veterans and … Continue reading Clothing Drive

Volunteering – September 2018

This month Team Lucky Duck volunteered at a food shelf in Eagan called The Open Door. We sorted through donated produce to stock the shelves before the store opened for customers. One of the best parts of volunteering at local food shelves is seeing all the donated produce from the local grocery stores. With so much food waste in our country it is reassuring to … Continue reading Volunteering – September 2018

Volunteering with Lakeville School District

Team Lucky Duck spent some time with Lakeville’s Ready, Set, Achieve! program this month. Ready, Set, Achieve! hosts a large event as school begins to give school supplies, as well as clothing to families that attend school or live within the Lakeville Area Public School District that are in need. Red pens, composition notebooks and coats and jackets were the items that were in most … Continue reading Volunteering with Lakeville School District