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2015 Party It Forward


In 2015 DARTS is combining two fundraising events -- Party It Forward and Spirit of Giving ($100 ticket) -- into one BIG event for a $25 value!

Join us for an evening of music by Kenny McMahon and Ali Gray, dancing, and hors d'oeuvres! The night will also include a raffle and live & silent auctions. 

All proceeds will support our programs which help seniors live independent and fulfilled lives.

Find out more information and purchase tickets at 


  Donate a Vehicle to DARTS!  CLICK HERE to complete a short online form and give back to your community.


Get your FREE DARTS Eldercare Resource Guide

Dakota County Eldercare Resources has the most commonly requested services for older adults. This guide contains a wealth of information with the most current names and numbers of services for seniors and people with health issues or who are caring for a loved one.  Recently updated in October 2014.

Call 651-455-1560 to receive your free copy through the mail or, better yet, simply provide your email address for a downloadable version. 



It’s as simple as Groceries – and Conversation

For many, grocery shopping is a just another thing to get done. For Agnes, Nick and Nicole, though, it’s not just about groceries – it’s about spending time together. Nick and Nicole were looking for a way to volunteer in their hometown of Burnsville, MN when Nicole found DARTS online. As an aspiring occupational therapist, Nicole thought that working with the elderly would make a good fit. She got in touch with Barb Tiggemann, the DARTS Volunteer Coordinator, who soon paired them with Agnes, a 78 year old who lived in their area. Read more »