Lake Minnetonka Triathlon is proud to support local charities through swimming, biking, and running for a cause.
Can Do Canines helps enhance the quality of life for people with disabilities by creating mutually beneficial partnerships with specially trained dogs. Since 1989, they have been providing assistance dogs to people with disabilities, free of charge. Their fully-trained dogs, sometimes adopted from local shelters, are provided to people with mobility challenges, hearing impaired, seizure disorders, children with autism, and other conditions.
Perspectives helps local mothers that are affected by poverty, addiction, trauma, or abuse. They do this by providing tools and access to resources to empower herself and rebuild her family in a healthy environment. They also help at-risk children with academics, better nutrition, summer recreation programs, student volunteering, and more.
The ICA Food Shelf offers local families in the West Metro Area hope by providing assistance in many areas. Since 1971, they have been providing food to families in need. More recently the organization has added programs around employment assistance and emergency financial assistance.