Members of CFA Society of Minnesota and Minnesota Chapter of the CMT Association Match

by The Sheridan Story

Over 200,000 Minnesota children were living in food insecurity before schools closed, before there were massive layoffs, and before we faced widespread closures and income losses in our community. The need for nutritious food has since skyrocketed, and will only continue to increase.

The Sheridan Story's coronavirus response

The Sheridan Story works to fight child hunger by filling the gaps to food access that children face during weekends, summers and extended breaks through school and community partnerships. With statewide school closures in Minnesota, The Sheridan Story has been urgently filling the largest food gap our community has faced. Since the coronavirus crisis began, weekly production has increased by 400% to provide 100,000 meals a week to children and families and over a million meals through the end of the school year.

Keeping children fed through the summer

Food insecurity amongst children will almost certainly increase into the summer as the pandemic continues. Unfortunately, expected funding constraints would result in The Sheridan Story being forced to decrease meals provided by 92% to 7,500 meals a week. They need our help to prepare hundreds of thousands more meals to continue meeting the needs through the summer months. To learn more visit www.thesheridanstory.org/coronavirus.

Members of CFA Society of Minnesota and Minnesota Chapter of the CMT Association are matching $500,000

Together, members and friends of CFA Society of Minnesota (www.cfasociety.org/minnesota) and the Minnesota Chapter of the CMT Association (www.cmtassociation.org/chapter/minnesota) are taking a heroic step towards ensuring children don't go hungry in the summer. Right now members are matching all donations to The Sheridan Story - up to $500,000 - to help continue providing 100,000 meals a week during the summer. Founded in 1952, the CFA Society of Minnesota has played a vital role within the Upper Midwest investment community for more than 60 years. The CMT Association strives to advance the discipline of technical analysis among industry professionals with diverse opportunities in continuing education, advocacy, ethics awareness, and networking. 

Right now, we're combining our efforts to make a local impact on child hunger. Every dollar you donate will be doubled. Please donate today to double your impact and help keep this essential work going so that children continue to have a nutritious food source through the summer.

For check donations, please send to the address below.

The Sheridan Story

2723 Patton Road

Roseville, MN 55113 

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