Other Ways to Give

Corporate and foundation grants

We welcome grants from corporate, private and family foundations for general operating support, or specifically designated to our Visiting and Advocacy Program. Please email Ceallaigh Anderson Smart, Development Manager, or call her at 612.746.0739.


Business and community groups can sponsor social events for elders that double as team-building opportunities. Available times, locations and tasks vary so please email Ann Fosco or call 612.746.0725. for more information. Approximate in-kind donation cost ranges from $300 to $500.

In-kind donations

We gladly accept in-kind donations at certain times of the year to support specific programming needs. For a current list of needs and to arrange a drop-off, email Michael Haas or call 612.746.0726.

Stock and mutual fund donations

Take advantage of the tax breaks by making gifts of stock and/or mutual funds donations. Please email James Falvey or call him at 612.746.0742 and provide the following information before initiating the transaction:

  • Name of the stock or fund being used for this contribution

  • Number of shares being contributed

  • Date the stock or mutual fund will be transferred.

Memorials and tributes

Increase the meaning of your gift by designating it a memorial or tribute through your online gift of by contacting  Ceallaigh Smart by email or phone at 612.746.0739. We are more than happy to notify anyone of your gift if you include instructions with your donation.

Workplace giving programs

Contribute to LBFE through your employers giving program. If LBFE is not listed as an agency partner, you can write in our name and address: Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly/MN, 1845 East Lake Street, Minneapolis, MN 55407