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Quarterly Newsletter – Fall 2019 Edition

WELCOME to the latest edition of the Give Us Wings quarterly  newsletter. Please take a few moments to learn about some of the important work you make possible as well as ways you can help Give Us Wings to keep moving forward. There is much to be proud of, and much … Read More

Give to the Max Day is Nov. 14, 2019!

Please donate to Give Us Wings this year on Give to the Max Day!   The final countdown to Give to the Max Day is on! November 14, 2019. As you decide where to make donations on this special day of giving in Minnesota, please consider making a donation to … Read More

Give Us Wings Boutique Pop-ups!

We are pleased to have been invited to the following Fair Trade Sales. Come find us and shop at our Give Us Wings Boutique featuring lovely items from African artists! NOVEMBER 2: The World Jubilee: Fair Trade Market Colonial Church 6200 Colonial Way Edina, MN 55436 Saturday, November 2, 2019 … Read More

Live Jazz at Founders Event

We are so fortunate to have these three talented musicians perform for us at our Founders Event on Thursday, October 24.    Learn more about Batume on Drums, Tom Lewis on Bass, and Ted Godbout on Keyboard. Batume Born on the Southside of Chicago, Batume studied drums with Chicago’s Regal … Read More

Summer Newsletter!

WELCOME to the latest edition of the Give Us Wings quarterly  newsletter. Please take a few moments to learn about some of the important work you make possible as well as ways you can help Give Us Wings to keep moving forward. There is much to be proud of, and much … Read More

20th Anniversary Video!

Take a look back at how it all began in 1999 and the incredible accomplishments in Kenya and Uganda over the past twenty years. This video includes interviews with Give Us Wings co-founder, Mary Steiner, as well as with Board members and supporters. This was first shown at Give Us … Read More

Check out our Spring 2019 Newsletter

  WELCOME to the latest edition of the Give Us Wings quarterly  newsletter. Please take a few moments to learn about some of the important work you make possible as well as ways you can help Give Us Wings to keep moving forward. There is much to be proud of, and … Read More

Year-End Letter from Give Us Wings’ Executive Director

  Dear Friend of Give Us Wings, Do you remember what you were doing 20 years ago? In 1999, Give Us Wings was just getting started! We were a small, completely volunteer-run organization working to help people in Kenya and Uganda. We began by providing packets of seeds and hoes … Read More

Check out our Winter 2018 Newsletter

WELCOME to the latest edition of the Give Us Wings quarterly  newsletter. Please take a few moments to learn about some of the important work you make possible as well as ways you can help Give Us Wings to keep moving forward. There is much to be proud of, and much … Read More

Give Us Wings Videos!

Enjoy the latest videos shown at Give Us Wings events!   This year, as we launch in our 20th year of Rebuilding Villages and Restoring Hope, we take a look back at the early days when co-founders, Mary Steiner and daughter Shawn Whelan, were establishing relationships and the foundation for … Read More

SUMMER 2018 NEWSLETTER

WELCOME to the Summer 2018 edition of the Give Us Wings quarterly  newsletter.  Please take a few moments to learn about some of the important work you make possible as well as ways you can help Give Us Wings to keep moving forward. There is much to be proud of, and … Read More

Check Out Our Spring 2018 Newsletter

WELCOME to the latest edition of the Give Us Wings quarterly  newsletter.  Please take a few moments to learn about some of the important work you make possible as well as ways you can help Give Us Wings to keep moving forward. There is much to be proud of, and much … Read More

Check out our Winter 2017 Newsletter

WELCOME to the latest edition of the Give Us Wings quarterly e-newsletter. Please take a few moments to learn about some of the important work you make possible as well as ways you can help Give Us Wings to keep moving forward. There is much more work to be done!  Keep … Read More

Check out our Fall 2017 Newsletter!

WELCOME to the latest edition of the Give Us Wings quarterly e-newsletter. Please take a few moments to learn about some of the important work you make possible as well as ways you can help Give Us Wings to keep moving forward. There is much more work to be done! click … Read More

Check out our Winter Newsletter

Winter 2016 From Misery to Joy: Josephine’s Journey by Christine Anyango, Give Us Wings Uganda Family to Family Program Manager Anyango Josephine is one of the pupils recruited for the Family to Family Program in 2015. As revealed by immediate neighbors of her family, she suffered a lot of domestic … Read More

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