The Cellular Connection, the largest Verizon Premium Wireless Retailer in the U.S., recently announced that 300 of its stores will be donating and volunteering at local food banks through its “Stop the Hunger” initiative this holiday season. One of the 300 participating locations is at 25 N. Lake St. in Forest Lake. From now until […]
The Edina Realty Foundation announced that the Forest Lake office recently awarded grants to Community Helping Hand, Family Pathways, and Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau Inc. “Our primary purpose is to help people buy and sell homes,” said Bob Fedderly, Foundation representative at Edina Realty in Forest Lake. “But adequate shelter and other basic needs […]
For 20 years, Family Pathways has sold clothing and household items at its thrift stores to help fund its food shelves and programs. During the first six months of 2013, Family Pathways distributed 43 percent more food than in that same period in 2012. In response to the increased demand, Family Pathways will conduct a […]
The food shelves at Family Pathways got a boost to help feed hungry kids during the summer. Family Pathways was one of 12 organizations selected by Target Corporation’s financial and retail services group to benefit from the Target United Way employee service project. Under the direction of Target’s Ryan Flynn, 100 volunteers packaged over 500 […]
Family Pathways and the Lakes Area Youth Service Bureau invite students in grades 9 to 12 to explore plans for after graduation. “Igniting Sparks” will be held from 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. on Tuesdays from June 18 to July 30 at the Central Learning Center, 200 SW 4th St. in Forest Lake. The teens will […]
Third-grade Brownie Girl Scout Troop 54258, 13 girls from Scandia Elementary School, completed their food drive to benefit the Forest Lake Family Pathways food pantry.