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Fire damages St. Paul nonprofit that helps the homeless

Written By
Fred Melo
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July 19, 2021

A fire on Friday, July 16, 2021, at 1549 University Ave. W. has left Small Sums, a nonprofit that buys work tools for the homeless, looking for a temporary new home along the Green Line.

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Communities that KARE: Small Sums

Written By
Shelley Stridsberg
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October 12, 2020

A program in Saint Paul uses a unique approach to get Minnesotans back to work.

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Small Sums offer work clothes, boots, bus fare to anyone starting a new job and behind on rent

Written By
Fredrick Melo
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September 3, 2020

Small Sums, a nonprofit based in St. Paul’s Midway neighborhood, is best known for helping the homeless qualify for jobs by providing work items such as shoes, tools and bus cards.

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