Dorothy Day/Loaves and Fishes Click Here to View the Dorothy Day Website: Click Here to View the Loaves and Fishes Website: Our Redeemer Lutheran Church serves an evening meal at the Dorothy Day Center in St Paul on the fourth Monday in Feb, April, June, August, Oct and Dec. We purchase, prepare and serve the food for about 300 homeless people. We are a member of the Loaves and Fishes Organization whose mission is to provide a nutritious meal to those who are hungry in the Twin Cities metro area. Feed My Starving Children Click Here to View the Feed My Starving Children Website: The Our Redeemer Lutheran Church Youth Group organizes work groups for Feed My Starving Children.We work with FMSC to provide basic nutrients and food to many impoverished countries throughout the world. Second Harvest Heartland Click Here to View the Second Harvest Heartland Website: Second Harvest is the food bank for many local food shelves. By packing and packaging food we help to alleviate and supplement meals for seniors and families. Merrick Food Shelf Click Here to View the Merrick Food Shelf Website: On the first Sunday, each month, Our Redeemer Lutheran Church collects financial and food donations for the Merrick Food Shelf. Also, food and financial collections for Merrick happen during Lent and the March MN Food Share Campaign. East Metro Women’s Council Has Changed its Name to “Solid Ground” Click Here to View the Solid Ground Website: Solid Ground helping families build Strong Foundations! East Metro Women’s Council prevents and ends homelessness for families with children through housing, resources and opportunity. Our Redeemer Lutheran Church has a “Christmas in July” event to collect clothing and items these families need. Lutheran Social Service Click Here to View Lutheran Social Service Website: LSS helps Minnesota’s most vulnerable by providing a wide range of human support services related to the basic necessities of life -food and shelter, physical health and safety, and emotional and spiritual well being.