Ruths’ House: A Healing Place for Women

by Kate on February 15, 2014


Volunteers Provide: A Day at the Lake, Painting, Weeding, and Boxes of Paper Products

August 25, 2015

Thanks to the Shields Lake Association,  Allina Health System, St. Peter’s Lutheran Church of Northfield,  and Teens on  a Mission from Our Savior’s Lutheran Church of Faribault and First Christian Church of Lawrence, Kansas, for their volunteer projects at Ruth’s House this summer. Every year the Shields Lake Association warmly hosts Ruth’s House Lake Night with […]

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August 2015 Wishlist

August 1, 2015

Ruth’s House needs: baby wipes; diapers (sizes 4,5); coffee maker; basic manicure sets; new bed pillows; fans; laundry detergent; vinegar; school supplies; soft lunchboxes; hairbrushes; deodorant; girls sizes 5-8 clothing;  funds for a wall-mount changing table for the 1st floor bathroom; childcare volunteers for various program meetings at the house and for occasional appointments; and […]

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Teens Spruce up Ruth’s House

July 7, 2015

The big front porch at Ruth’s House now has a new coating of stain and the bushes and flowers surrounding it are free of weeds thanks to some incredible teens from Faribault and Lawrence, Kansas. Our Savior’s Lutheran Church hosted the group of nearly 50 teens during their four-day mission helping out seven community organizations […]

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South Central Students “Day Without Shoes” for Ruth’s House

April 20, 2015

Students at South Central College will be going barefoot on April 28th to promote their “One Day Without Shoes” project. Ruth’s House will benefit from the new and gently used shoes collected by the students through April 28th. For more information see this article in the Faribault Daily News.

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Heroes for Hope–Saturday, April 11, 2015–Register NOW

March 25, 2015

Ruth’s House along with the HOPE Center and Whispers of Hope will again benefit from the annual Heroes for Hope fundraising event by Bethlehem Academy. You can register online at final

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