Deals & Events Overview

Learn about a few of the organizations who already support Children’s Minnesota through deals, events or other cause marketing initiatives.

Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union

Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union is now offering an option to donate reward points directly to Children’s. Reward points can be earned a variety of easy ways, including using your debit card, direct deposits or becoming a member. The Participation Rewards Program has been offering this unique donation option since March and more than 95,000 points — or $2,000 — have already been donated.

Agra Culture Kitchen

Agra Culture Kitchen will be Shining Bright for Kids when they donate 20% of in-store sales on September 5 & 6 to support the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s Minnesota! Visit their locations in Uptown and Edina to enjoy amazing, fresh food and make an impact on the lives of kids with cancer.

AmazonSmile

Amazon will donate 0.5 percent of your purchase to your charity of choice when you shop through AmazonSmile. Login with your Amazon account at smile.amazon.com, choose “Children’s Minnesota” and start giving back today.

Audi Minneapolis and Audi St. Paul

Audi Minneapolis and Audi St. Paul are continuing their support for Children’s Minnesota! They met their goal of raising $8,000 for the month of April and will continue this promotion. For each new, used or Certified Pre Owned car purchased, they will donate $25 to Children’s. Customer must provide a printed copy of this page or show this page on their phone for Children’s to receive the donation.

Belu | PHOTOGRAPHY

Help Belu | PHOTOGRAPHY shine bright for kids! When you book or schedule a photo session during the month of September, Belu | PHOTOGRAPHY will donate $10 from that session. Clients are also being invited to donate to Children’s so that together we can help children and their families by providing a little light along their journey.

Crisp & Green

Join Crisp & Green in supporting kids with cancer by Shining Bright for Kids in September! On September 18 they will donate a percentage of in-store sales on to support the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s Minnesota. Visit their locations in Wayzata and the North Loop to enjoy amazing, fresh food and make an impact on the lives of kids with cancer.

Ditzler Group of Engel & Völkers Minneapolis

Have you been thinking about selling your house? Here’s a great way to give back to Children’s Minnesota and get your house sold. Matt Ditzler, with the Ditzler Group of Engel & Völkers Minneapolis wants to sell your house! He will be donating his entire listing side commission to Children’s Minnesota. Check out his website for more information on the Great Commission Giveaway!

Drama Llama

Drama Llama is donating a portion of the proceeds from this very sticker pack to the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s Minnesota. But, it does not stop there! Drama Llama will continue to donate all year long from the downloads of this sticker pack. The donations will fund care, comfort and research to ease the journey for families facing a pediatric cancer diagnosis. When you purchase this sticker pack, great things WILL happen.

Great Clips Cut-a-Thon

From Saturday, August 26 – Friday, Sept. 1, Twin Cities area Great Clips franchisees will host the 25th Annual Cut-a-thon, supporting the school re-entry program at Children’s. A portion of the proceeds from each haircut will help kids with cancer or other serious illnesses go back to school with confidence. Stylists will also be donating all or a portion of their tips. Throughout the entire month of August, customers can purchase a cardboard backpack for a donation of a $1 or more, and receive a coupon for $2 off their next Great Clips haircut and each location will also be collecting donations.

Hallmark Gold Crown

Working together to give back! Hallmark Gold Crown stores are making it a little easier to give back with their donation program. For every Kids Toy Donated at their store, they will provide you with a 20% off your entire purchase coupon for your next visit. Toy donations will benefit Children’s Minnesota – St. Paul.

Interest for Others

What do you do with the earned interest on your bank account? It is often a small amount of money, but added together, there is potential for millions of dollars in donations each year. At Interest for Others, we’re putting all that earned interest to work by creating an online giving platform that allows you to donate to a charity you love.

Kohl’s Cares Merchandise

Shop to give: 100 percent of net profits on special edition books and plush characters benefit children’s health and education initiatives. Everyone knows books are good for children, but Kohl’s brings new meaning to the idea of books benefiting America’s youth.

M & M Mortgage

M & M Mortgage is passionate about helping their clients find the perfect mortgage for their individual needs. And, they’re also passionate about helping Children’s. M & M Mortgage donates $25 from each funded loan to the most urgent needs at Children’s.  Additionally, they are participating in Children’s Fill A Room With Care initiative with a goal of raising $100,000 for Children’s in five years.

Mike’s Discount Foods

Mike’s Discount Foods will be collecting donations for the 4th year to help sponsor a private patient room on the Cardiovascular unit at Children’s — Minneapolis. They will be matching donations up to $100! Stop by one of their stores from October 24-31 and help fill their wall with names of generous donors!

Paisley + Sparrow

Paisley and Sparrow will Shine Bright for Kids when the retailer donates 10 percent of all online sales throughout the month of September. When you buy from Paisley + Sparrow, you help change lives.

Papa John’s – Twin Cities

All Minnesota (except Marshall, MN), South Dakota, North Dakota and Iowa Papa John’s will be offering 20% off online orders as well as donating 20% of each order to Children’s Minnesota when you use the code ChildrensMN. The money donated through this on-going campaign will help provide families with meals during their stay at Children’s.

SotaRol

Join SotaRol as they Shine Bright for Kids in September! SotaRol will be donating 20% of in-store sales on September 5-6 to Children’s Cancer Kids Fund. Take your family out for an incredible dinner and help provide meal vouchers, music therapy and more for families in the midst of a cancer or blood disorders journey.

Spectra Home Mortgage, Inc.

At Spectra Home Mortgage, Inc., we treat each customer as an individual, not a number. We don’t place you into a loan profile formula created by the banking industry. We use “common sense” and will help you obtain the best loan possible. We represent a wide range of “A” rated lenders with first quality rates to private “hardship” lenders. For every loan closed, Spectra Home Mortgage, Inc. will donate a percentage to Children’s Minnesota Urgent Needs Program!

Tetchy Tech

Children’s Minnesota is partnering with Tetchy Tech to encourage the community to recycle their pre-owned smartphones, tablets, and other devices for a good cause. Tetchy Tech makes it possible for people visiting their website to get a great price for their old device – and contribute 100% of the value of a device to Children’s Minnesota. And not only that – Tetchy Tech pledges 5% of all money paid out to sellers who do not choose their ‘Give Back’ option to a dedicated ‘Give Back Fund’ to benefit Children’s Minnesota and other local nonprofits.

Thirty-One Gifts – TOTEally Foxy Bags

Please consider sponsoring a cinch sack from Thirty-One Gifts (via TOTEally Foxy Bags) for their 2017 Halloween Cinch Sac Drive. Each bag will be filled with hospital approved goodies such as art supplies, stickers, coloring books and other items for Halloween. Bags will then be distributed to Children’s patients who are unable to Trick or Treat on Halloween, to help make their holiday a little more special!

Tim Hortons

This year, the annual Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign will run from September 18th to 22nd in participating Restaurants. During the campaign, Guests in the greater Twin Cities area can indulge in a decadent, freshly baked chocolate chunk Smile Cookie for $1 plus applicable taxes, and Tim Hortons will donate the full $1 from each cookie to Children’s Minnesota.

T.Scherber

T.Scherber is committed to taking their standard of support beyond the construction site into the community. T.Scherber has pledged $25,000 to sponsor ROOM 26 at Children’s C.H. Robinson Infusion Center giving them the opportunity to partner with their contractors and give back to families that need it most. $25 of every service and $5 of every dumpster rental will be donated to Children’s. Participating contractors will match T.Scherber’s donations.

Usborne Books & More

Usborne Books & More is partnering with Children’s to give patients an opportunity to lose themselves in their imagination with a great book. Help us give a child a break to explore the limits that their minds can take them. Donate a book from the Usborne Wishlist to make a child smile.

Yogurt Lab

Treat yourself to the most amazing dessert you can dream up at Yogurt Lab and help support kids with cancer! Visit your favorite Yogurt Lab location on September 5 & 6 and 20% of in-store sales will be donated to the Cancer Kids Fund at Children’s Minnesota.