Common Goods’ Top 10 Most Appreciated Donations

At Common Goods, we literally receive thousands of donations every year–it’s the backbone of our business, and we truly wouldn’t be able to do what we do without the generosity of our faithful donors! The following is a list I’ve compiled of our “Top Ten” most appreciated donations. These items are our best sellers, are […]

Thanksgiving Blessings

Thanksgiving Prayer O God, when I have food, help me to remember the hungry; When I have work, help me to remember the jobless; When I have a home, help me to remember those who have no home at all; When I am without pain, help me to remember those who suffer, And remembering, help […]

Supporters Gave to the Max – Campaign Surpasses $24K

We are so excited to announce that Bridges of Hope’s $60,000 Fall Fundraising Campaign passed the $24,000 mark yesterday during Give to the Max Day, a one-day giving event across Minnesota. Bridges of Hope ranked 261st overall among thousands of nonprofits for most dollars raised during the 24-hour giving event. Check out this video update […]

Something to be Thankful For

Bridges of Hope has provided the community with a Thanksgiving Basket Program since 2009. Although it can be a very busy, stressful time of year, it is also one of the most fun and rewarding programs that I am a part of at the organization. (And we do a lot of fun, rewarding things here!) […]

Campaign Reaches $12,000 Mark!

You might have noticed that we have fall fundraising goal: to raise $60,000 to support our work with Lakes Area families┬álike Steven and Laura’s. You helped us reach this same goal last year and we pray that you’ll help again this year. Just 19 days into this year’s campaign, this generous community has already donated […]