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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 www.partyitforward.net 

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

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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. 

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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 »