North Central Chapter Supports Minneapolis Recreation Development

Volunteers from the North Central Chapter gathered on Wednesday, October 18 to make sandwiches for Minneapolis Recreation Development. This organization is dedicated to serving the homeless community, vulnerable individuals, disadvantaged youth, and their families in the Twin Cities. They were able to donate 6 coolers filled with over 500 sandwiches!

Thank you to the North Central Chapter and all the volunteers that helped make this charity event a success!

North Central Chapter Meets MN Commissioner of Human Rights, Discusses EPLI

On Thursday, October 11, the North Central Chapter held an informative seminar on employment practices liability. Over 25 people attended the session and heard a keynote address from Kevin Lindsey, Minnesota’s Commissioner of Human Rights. The panel discussion focused on EPLI exposures and claims, and was moderated by Craig Hieserich, Aon, with Tom Ascher, Travelers, and Dave Grotha, Travelers, as panelists.

Thank you to our sponsors and all those who attended this great event!

North Central Chapter Presents Charity Check to Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans

On Wednesday, September 26, the PLUS North Central Chapter gifted a grant to the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans through the PLUS Foundation’s Chapter Charity Grant Program. Erin Singmaster, RPLU+ and PLUS North Central Chapter Chair, and Lynnea Prusanky, a member of PLUS, presented a check for $2,500 to Neal Loidolt, the president of Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans, and Brian Peterson, CFO.

The Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans offers emergency assistance with mortgage, rent, utilities, transportation, food, employment and legal help for veterans to fill the gap for services not already provided through Federal, state, or county programs.  They also have 12 transitional homes for veterans as they receive medical care, chemical dependence treatment, or jobs skills training, and 24 units of permanent housing. This grant will help them continue to serve veterans across the state.

Pictured from left to right:

Neal Loidolt, President. Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans, Erin Singmaster, RPLU+, PLUS North Central Chapter Chair, Lynnea Prusansky, PLUS Member, Brian Peterson, CFO, Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans