September 18, 2015 Things are looking a little different at our Minneapolis office today… Thanks to funding from Mississippi Watershed Management Organization, we’re building a rain garden! Stay tuned and visit www.mwmo.org for… Read More
MWMO Rain Garden
Unlocking a Toddler’s Surprising Murder
September 14, 2015 When a toddler was murdered last month while being cared for by his mother’s boyfriend, FamilyWise staff recognized a pattern immediately. At 10pm on Monday, August 24,… Read More
From Yard Sales to Our Families – How One Person Can Make a Difference
Lisa – who first found about us from our corporate partner Daugherty – turned her love of yard sales into a meaningful way to give back to our clients. She brought in… Read More
We Love Daugherty!
September 3, 2015 We had a blast today at Daugherty! Zack, Ashley and Evan helped film a new video showcasing everything Daugherty has done for FamilyWise over the past year of our magnificent… Read More
Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 18, 2015 Contact: Ann Gaasch, Executive Director, 612.877.7827 FamilyWise received $7,900 from Wells Fargo Foundation Minnesota to incorporate the Active Parenting curriculum throughout its programming. This… Read More
August 17, 2015 Thank you to everyone who gave to our school supply drive! Last week’s Preschool Graduation was a huge success. The kids loved their full, brand new backpacks. Special… Read More
Funding from St. Luke
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 24, 2015 Contact: Ann Gaasch, Executive Director, 612.877.7827 FamilyWise has received $5,000 in program support from St. Luke Presbyterian Church of Wayzata, MN. This grant was… Read More
International Conference on lnnovations in Family Engagement
July 17, 2015 FamilyWise will be presenting at the 2015 International Conference on Innovations on Family Engagement! The Kempe Center will be hosting the inaugural 2015 International Conference on Innovations… Read More
Preschool Graduation Ceremony Volunteers Needed!
July 17, 2015 Our First Step preschoolers are graduating next month! We need 4-6 volunteers to help with the ceremony and party. When Thursday, August 13 from 4:30 – 7:30… Read More
FamilyWise on Film!
July 15, 2015 FamilyWise staff, parents and children were being filmed today for a video celebrating Greater Twin Cities United Way‘s centennial! The video will promote volunteerism in the Twin… Read More