Ruth's House



2019 Hearts Gala Fall Meeting

The next meeting of those interested in helping with the 2019 Hearts Gala is tentatively scheduled for 4:30pm on Monday, November 12, 2018 at Fourth Avenue United Methodist Church in Faribault. For more information please contact Suzzanne at or call 507-334-5043.

Please plan to attend whether you are interested in leading a committee or helping out on a committee.
The link at the right (Gala 2018) documents many of the activities of the Gala.


2019 Ruth’s House Hearts Gala
Saturday, February 9, 2019
American Legion in Faribault


The 2018 Hearts Gala was a success! We raised $90,000!

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts to everyone who came to show their support for Ruth’s House. Your support and donations mean that we can continue to provide safe shelter to women and children in need.

More Gala Photos on our Facebook page.

Repairs Completed since the 2017 Gala

Theme and Decorations

It’s the HEARTS GALA! Once again the Decorating Committee will transform the American Legion in Faribault into “Party Central.” Dress in your favorite comfortable party clothes and plan to sit with friends at the tables seating 8-10 people.
Gala Tables

Dessert Tables

The Dessert Auction

The Wine Wall

Wine Wall

2019 Gala Committee

Committee Members: Joyce Elsen (chair), Stacey Argabright, Kari Boldt, Chuck Budde, Cassandra Cook-Quarry,  Casi Cross, Suzzanne Fox,  Marcy Goss, Matt Gustafson, Ruth Hickey, Ruth Hildebrandt, Rose Leifeld-Brennan, Isabell O’Connor, Sue Rodman, Michelle Simpson, Jennifer Sorg, Jordyn Swanson, Kathy Tonolli, Jeanne Ullian, Ruth Wirtzfeld.

Live Auction Items

Live Auction

Silent Auction Items

Silent Auction