East Side Elders News

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Follow Us On Instagram!

Follow Us On Instagram!

East Side Elders is on Instagram - follow us to see pictures of our impact, our team, and all of the fun and care that makes our organization unique!  We pride ourselves on offering quality services that meet the needs of seniors on the East Side.  We will continue to...

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Sew Masks for Seniors

Sew Masks for Seniors

Calling all sewing folks! We are looking for people to make and donate fabric masks - using the pattern of your choice - to distribute to seniors in the community.  Because we have over 600 clients, we need your help to outfit as many as possible with homemade masks!...

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Fundraiser – MN Brands for Good!

Fundraiser – MN Brands for Good!

Love supporting local? Shop this collection of MN made items – unique gifts, home goods, sweets & snacks from 14 local brands all from the comfort of your home. 40% of your purchase goes directly to East Side Elders!  At checkout, be sure to enter "East Side...

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Have You Completed Your Census Yet?

Have You Completed Your Census Yet?

April 1st is Census Day!  Make sure to fill out this incredibly important form and be counted!Your response will help ensure that much-needed money and services will be available to your community.  Here are just some of the programs and projects whose funding depends...

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Our Efforts – Food

Our Efforts – Food

Distribution Thanks to donations from stores like Kowalski's  ,community members like you, and organizations like Mom's Food Shelf we are able to get supplemental groceries to seniors in need!  During this crisis, we have been able to increase the amount of food and...

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Takeout for East Side Elders – Cancelled

Update:  We are cancelling our Takeout for East Side Elders event through Angelina's Kitchen.  They are continuing to provide takeout and curb pick up service, but we do not want to add to their stress at this time with a fundraiser.  We hope to reschedule later in...

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Letters to Elders

Letters to Elders

Help needed! Help East Side Elders get letters of hope and love to isolated seniors! Use our online form to write a letter to a senior, and we will print and distribute to folks in isolation. This is an easy and impactful way to reach out and make a difference in...

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Caregiving During Stressful Times

Caregiving During Stressful Times

Being a caregiver can be tough even in the best of times but with COVID-19 on all our minds, it can become enormously stressful.  But as a caregiver, it is our basic instinct to keep on helping our loved ones no matter what the world has thrown at us.  Many of us have...

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