Donations from individuals and the generous gifts of time, energy and spirit given by our volunteer workforce are critical to maintaining the quality of care, services and housing that Clare Housing provides.

Rich Olson

What follows is the transcript from a speech Rich Olson shared with us at the kick-off event for Clare Housing’s 30th year in 2017. My name is Rich Olson, and today I’d like to tell…

Don Mayo Moschkau

Don Moschkau joined the board of Clare Housing n 2017. He currently works as the System Executive of Human Resources Strategy with Fairview Health Services. Don’s journey to the Clare Housing board has its origins in…

Andrew Michaelson

Andrew Michaelson joined the board of Clare Housing in 2017. He currently works as Director of Property Development at Artspace Projects. With over a decade of experience working in affordable housing, Andrew has seen firsthand the…

Celita & Eric Levinson

Over the last ten years, my wife and I have been so proud to watch Clare Housing’s growth. We continue to support Clare Housing because we believe in their mission. After all, we have seen…

Mikayla and Matthew

For many of the residents at Clare Housing, the volunteers are a part of their daily lives. Almost every night of the week, in our care homes, there are volunteers in the kitchen preparing dinner…

Mark Bishop

Actually, it all began in Washington DC where his work as civil engineer with Kimley-Horn and Associates often takes him for business. Instead of sitting in his hotel room after his meetings were done, he…

Lori Nieters and Paul Wilkin

It wasn’t until years later that Lori and Paul stopped to talk to Jon, a resident of Agape Dos who was out in the yard with Flash, the house beagle. Jon was talking about how…

John Sullivan

Although John’s work often takes him out of town and out of the country, the Twin Cities is where John feels most at home. He grew up in Richfield, MN in a tight knit family…

Jeff Walkowski and Jeff Wyant

Jeff Walkowski’s volunteer work began thirteen years ago when they were living back East. There he volunteered at an HIV/AIDS care home. “I helped prepare the food for the residents – these residents were very…

Jane St. Anthony

Paul St. Anthony moved into Grace House I on March 17, 1995, his sister Jane’s birthday. She followed the medical transport to Grace House from the hospital, devastated to see him moving to hospice care….

Eric T. Michael

A busy professional who travels more than half of the year, Eric was happy to realize that he would be in town for the opening of Clare Apartments and responded to our plea for volunteers…