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Businesses Step Up for Stepping Stone through Silent Auction Donation

Stepping Stone’s residents are supported through generous donations from our business community.  Please check out and support these businesses who have helped us by donating items to our silent auction fundraisers. Keep checking back to see who else is supporting our residents as they strive toward self-reliance!

Businesses Step Up for Stepping Stone through Silent Auction Donation2023-01-27T21:09:23+00:00

Our Holiday Heroes!

Thank you to our community of donors who used their time, talents, and money, to make sure our residents had a very, merry Christmas! Each year Stepping Stone reaches out to the community and asks for help in making the holidays a joyful one for our residents. With our second floor remodel in [...]

Our Holiday Heroes!2023-01-04T20:45:10+00:00

Community Businesses Help Fill a Need (and bellies!)

Thank you Unique Dining, Coon Rapids CDJR, Wold Architects, and Morcon Construction for helping feed Stepping Stone’s residents. Stepping Stone has had an exciting fall! We acquired the second floor of our building and have been under renovations for a few months. We were informed by our contractor [...]

Community Businesses Help Fill a Need (and bellies!)2023-01-03T22:32:22+00:00

Change the System-Part One

Good and Bad Men A famous Jewish Rabbi once said, “The poor you will always have with you.” In another famous text, Dao De Ching, the author is quoted as saying, “What is a good man but a bad man’s teacher? What is a bad man but a good man’s job? If you don’t [...]

Change the System-Part One2022-10-07T20:11:29+00:00

Julie Jeppson Says Goodbye

So Many Good Things to Come It’s said that word travels fast, and you may have heard that I’ve resigned my position at Stepping Stone in order to campaign full-time for Anoka County Commissioner. I am filled with mixed emotions. I will deeply miss being part of Stepping Stone’s day-to-day struggles and successes. And at [...]

Julie Jeppson Says Goodbye2022-08-03T18:17:34+00:00

Jeff Conner’s Journey with Stepping Stone

Leah, Shelter Advocate; Tammy, former Cafeteria Manager; Val, Volunteer; Jeff Conner, Development Officer Development Officer, Jeff Conner, Shares His Volunteer Journey at Stepping Stone My journey with Stepping Stone started about five years ago, shortly after I returned from a Tony Robbins event in Las Vegas, Nevada. The course I was taking was [...]

Jeff Conner’s Journey with Stepping Stone2022-07-28T16:26:47+00:00

A New Beginning: Meet Michelle

Michelle Bravely Shares Her Story to Help Others Meet artist MzMagik, who we know as Michelle. If you’ve attended any of our events, you may have seen, or even purchased, some of her artwork. We’ve had the privilege to know Michelle for quite a few years now. She came to us as a resident, but [...]

A New Beginning: Meet Michelle2022-06-30T20:21:16+00:00

Constance Free’s Generosity Helps Stepping Stone

Jeff Conner (left), Stepping Stone's Development Officer, accepts check from Constance Free Church. Thank you, Constance Free Church! Constance Free Church in Andover held their annual Sportsman's Banquet and awarded Stepping Stone with a check for $6,793.39!! Various prizes are awarded throughout the evening, and we were honored by their generosity. The [...]

Constance Free’s Generosity Helps Stepping Stone2022-06-30T19:41:55+00:00
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