CROSS is committed to serving families and individuals in times of need providing mercy and compassionate supportive services.

CROSS exemplifies:

  • People helping people
  • People collaborating to strengthen community;
  • People whose words and actions create hope and bring joy.

CROSS is a non-profit organization serving families and individuals living in Champlin (West), Corcoran, Dayton, Maple Grove, Osseo, and Rogers.

In The News

2016

Local Company, GTN Joins the Effort to Help CROSS Serve Students

Area businesses join Grainger Foundation in expanding CROSS Services’ Toy Shop for Kids, Press & News, September 2016

CROSS Services earns National Certification, Press & News, August 2016

CROSS launches mobile food shelf in Dayton, Press & News, July 2016

CROSS Services, Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless announce 7th Annual Food Shelf Challenge Grant, Press & News, June 2016

Community helps CROSS launch a mobile food shelf site in Maple Grove, Press & News, April 2016

2015

Toy Donation Drop Off Sites for CROSS Holiday Toy Shop, Press & News, November 2015

The ‘Lions’share Benefit CROSS Food Shelf, Press & News, November 2015

Maple Grove Businesses Give Back, Host Toy & Food Drives, Maple Grove Voice, November 2015

Thanksgiving Tradition: Support CROSS Meals on Wheels at the Annual Walk to End Hunger, November 2015

Eat, Drink, Give at Maynard’s Restaurant, Press & News, November 2015

Support CROSS Services on Give to the Max Day, North Wright County Today, November 2015

Dayton Council, Staff Tours Affordable Housing Development, Champlin-Dayton Press, October 2015

Trunk or Treat for Church of the Open Door, Jam/Jelly Drive for CROSS, Press & News, October 2015

Maple Grove Spire Credit Union Hosts Winter Warmth Drive for CROSS, Press & News, October 2015

Maple Grove Spire Credit Union Hosts Winter Warmth Drive for CROSS, Maple Grove Voice, October 2015

Discount with Donation to CROSS, Crow River News, October 2015

Lend Support to CROSS During The Woods ‘Girls Night Out’ in Maple Grove, Press & News, October 2015

Girls Night Out for CROSS Services, North Wright County Today, October 2015

Grainger Foundation Supports CROSS Services, Press & News, September 2015

Allstate Awards Finalist Donates Grant to CROSS, Press & News, September 2015

CROSS Growth Addresses Hunger, Housing for All Ages, City of Osseo Fall Newsletter, August 2015 (page 9) 

Collecting Backpacks, School Supplies for CROSS, Press & News, August 2015

CROSS Addresses Hunger, Housing for All Ages, City of Maple Grove Fall Newsletter, August 2015 (page 14)

City Employees Host a Food Fight, city of Maple Grove Fall Newsletter, August 2015 (page 14)

Meals on Wheels August Newsletter – Know Your Neighbors, CROSS Meals on Wheels. Focusing on customer care and connection to resources.

Where to Donate Your Homegrown Produce, MPR News, July 2015

Fill a Backpack for CROSS Kids, Press & News, July 2015

Which Which Maple Grove Hosts Fundraiser for CROSS, Press & News, July 2015

Mayor’s Minutes with CROSS, Channel 12, July 2015

CROSS Receives Grant for Participation in Meals on Wheel America’s 2015 March for Meals, Press & News, July 2015

CROSS, OYH Announce 6th Annual Food Shelf Challenge Grant, Press & News, July 2015

Meals on Wheels in Maple Grove, Maple Grove Magazine, July 2015

Mail Carriers, Community, CROSS Partner to ‘Stamp Out Hunger’, Press & News, June 2015 

Support Peaceful Dreams for CROSS Kids at Eat, Drink, Give at 3 Squares Restaurant, Press & News, June 2015 

Women’s Conference Donates to CROSS, Osseo-Maple Grove Press, June 2015

Rogers Teen, CROSS Team Up for Eagle Scout Project, North Wright County Today, May 2015

Scouting for Food Collection for CROSS Tops 10,000 Pounds, Press & News, May 2015

“CROSS Featured:  Community Calendar,” Channel 12, May 2015

“CROSS Meals on Wheels,” City of Maple Grove Summer 2015 Newsletter (pg. 19)

“Manheim Minneapolis Food Drive,” Osseo-Maple Grove Press, May 2015

“Chevy’s Best Car Club Hosts Monthly Car Show to Benefit CROSS Services,” Maple Grove Magazine, May 2015

“Mulch Makeover at CROSS,” Osseo-Maple Grove Press, April 2015

Maple Grove Empty Bowls Event Raises Almost $8,900,” Press & News, March 2015

“Ten Years of Fine Art and Good Karma,” Maple Grove Magazine, March 2015

“Christ’s Community Church Heeds God’s Call to Feed Local Children,” Moravian Magazine, March 2015

“Help Fill Easter Baskets for Local Children at CROSS,” Press & News, March 2015

“CROSS Aims for 85,000 in Donations During Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign,” Press & News, March 2015 

“CROSS Offers Sponsorship Opportunities in 2015,” Press & News, March 2015

“Maple Grove, Rogers Rotary Clubs – A Winning Combination in CROSS Collection,” Press & News February 2015

“Reaching More Seniors with a Hot Meal,” Channel 12, February 2015

“CROSS Meals on Wheels Launches New Sliding Scale Meal Fee to Provide More Meals to Local Seniors,” February 2015

“Thursday Hours Change at CROSS,” Press & News, February 2015

“$50,000 Turns Into $250,000 in Donations and a New CROSS Services,” Press & News, January 2015

“Dine at Malone’s Feb. 2 and Support CROSS,” Press & News January 2015

“Maple Grove, Rogers Rotary Create CROSS Collection Challenge,” Press & News, January 2015

“Hundreds Helped During the Holidays at CROSS Holiday Toy Shop,” Press & News website, January 2015

“Rice Lake Elementary Students Donate to CROSS,” Press & News website, January 2015

“ConAgra Foods Donates Nearly 5,000 Pounds of Food to CROSS Services,” Press & News website, January 2015

2014

“Car enthusiasts collect for CROSS during monthly ‘Cruise Night’ at The Lookout,” Press & News website, December 2014

“CROSS Services announces 2014 Food and Toy Drive drop off sites,” Press & News website, December 2014

“Blizzard Bags Distributed by CROSS,” Press & News website, December 2014

“A Season of Thanks,” Press & News website, December 2014

“Eat, Drink, Give at Maynards,” Press & News website, December 2014

“CROSS Teaming Up with Maynards in Rogers,” North Wright County Today, November 2014

“CROSS $1 for $1 Match on Give to the Max Day Impacts Local Communities,” Press & News website, November 2014

“CROSS’ $1 for $1 Match Opportunity on Give to the Max Day Impacts Local CROSS Communities,” Maple Grove Patch website, October 2014 

“Helping Local Families” Press & News website, October 2014

“CROSS Receives More Than 2,300 Pounds of Maple Grove JBF Consignor Donations” Press & News website, October 2014

“Auditions Begin Nov. 10 for Winter CCP Production” Press & News website, October 2014

“Maple Grove Consignors Donate More Than 2,300 Pounds of Clothing to CROSS Services” Maple Grove Patch, October 2014

“Letter: Congrats to Maple Grove” Press & News website, October 2014 

“Rogers Businesses Team Up With CROSS for Food Drive” North Wright County Today, October 2014

“CROSS Back to School Program Provides School Supplies to Hundreds of Area Youth” Press & News Website, October 2014

“Give Back to CROSS During Girls Night Out in Maple Grove”  Press & News Website, October 2014 

“CROSS volunteer shares story.” Press & News Website, April, 2014

“Look what CROSS has available for seniors.” Press & News Website, April, 2014

“CROSS Services Modernizing Foodshelf Shopping Area.” Press & News Website, March, 2014

2013

“CROSS Food Shelf Addresses Meal Gap with Revitalized Vision.” Hunger Free Minnesota Website, December, 2013

“Local vendors produce pounds of produce for CROSS Food Shelf.” Sun Press & News, August 31, 2013.

“Local farmers grow for the cause.” Sun Press & News, August 22, 2013.

“CROSS staff ‘floored’ by donation.” Sun Press & News, August 8, 2013.

“Sixth Annual Maple Grove Days 40 Winks Bed Race has its winners.” Sun Press & News, August 8, 2013.

“Capes, superheroes, and beds, oh my!.” Sun Press & News, August 8, 2013.

“Catching up with CROSS Food Shelf’s new director after six months on the job.” Sun Press & News, August 8, 2013.

“CROSS profits from persistent proffering.” Sun Press & News, July 25, 2013.

“Local organizations give back to the community.” Sun Press & News, July18, 2013.

“Rotary Club sets up students for success, helps CROSS.” Sun Press & News, July 11, 2013.

“Local youth volunteers make a summer stretch.” Sun Press & News, July 4, 2013.

“New Maple Grove Whole Foods Market store set to open July 17.” Sun Press & News, July 4, 2013.