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Thank you for your generous support of Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge. Your gift will have great impact on many in need of hope and healing from addiction. Please click the donation options to the right to see the many ways in which you can be a part of the miracles happening at Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge.

Cash Donation

Giving online is safe, secure and easy! Your faithful gift to MnTC is always appreciated. You can give a single donation or setup recurring contributions, all with our online giving tools.

To donate by check, mail to:
Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge
Attn: Donor Accounts Coordinator
740 E 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55404

Stocks and Other Assets

Gifts of stocks, bonds, mutual funds or other appreciated assets are a strategic way to support MnTC while securing tax benefits to maximize your support. By donating these assets to MnTC, you can avoid capital gain taxes that would be required if you sold them.


Legacy for Hope

Legacy_Text_Thumb-01Offer hope for generations to come by including MnTC in your estate planning. You can do this in a variety of ways, including bequests through a will or trust, naming MnTC as a beneficiary or through a charitable gift annuity.

Your example of legacy giving not only provides a firm foundation of support, but also makes a significant statement of your dedication and values. We hope this inspires your family members and community to unite and take a stand against the devastating impacts of addiction.

If you would like to learn more about creating a legacy gift as part of your estate please contact Barry Haglund for more information or fill out our Legacy for Hope interest form.

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Vehicle Donation

We accept cars, trucks, boats, recreational vehicles and farm equipment. Your donation and its proceeds benefit the programs of Know the Truth and preventing substance abuse amongst our youth. Know the Truth speaks in over 150 middle and high schools in Minnesota and Wisconsin about the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse. Your donation allows us to continue to increase our ability to impact today’s youth. To learn more about vehicle donations, click here.


Event Sponsorship

Sponsoring Mn Adult & Teen Challenge Events allows you to support our great work while promoting yours. The opportunities are as diverse as our many events so there is sure to be something that works for you! For more information or to secure a sponsorship, please contact Julia Lauwagie at 612-238-6132 or


Foundations and grants

Mn Adult & Teen Challenge (MnTC) is fortunate to work in partnership with a large and growing number of community, corporate, private and family foundations. Foundations provide MnTC with funding for general operating support, program development or project support.

For more information on giving through community, corporate, private or family foundations, contact our Foundation and Grants Manager, Mary Kay Bensen at 612-238-6174 or e-mail her at

For over 20 years, Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge has partnered with the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability. The ECFA is an accreditation agency dedicated to helping Christian ministries earn the public’s trust through adherence to Seven Standards of Responsible Stewardship™, which focus on board governance, financial transparency, integrity in fundraising, and proper use of charity resources. Click here to view our financial data and account information.

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2016 Audited Financial Statement

Corporate Partners

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If you are a Thrivent Financial member, you can give through Thrivent Choice Dollars.

Gifts In Kind

We accept goods and services for our clients as well as for our event silent auctions. These items help us save money while providing you with a valuable tax deduction. Please refer to our “wish list” for items most needed for our clients and silent auction donations.

We are always in need of new/lightly used clothing, shoes, and accessories for women and men. Many of our clients have little/nothing when they come to us; our blessings closets offers them a place to “shop” (no charge, of course) for clothing, and, in doing so also helps restore a sense of hope, self-worth, and dignity.

Tribute Gift

Memorial gifts – in memory of the deceased

Honorary gifts – in honor of a special PERSON, such as a pastor, teacher, spouse

Celebration gifts – to honor a special OCCASION, such as a birth, graduation, wedding anniversary or anniversary of sobriety.

To donate to MnTC with a tribute gift, please click on the donate now button above and describe your tribute gift in the space provided.

Federal Employee Donation

The Combined Federal Campaign allows Federal employees to support the international, national, and local charities you care about. How much you give and the group or groups that will receive your support are decisions entirely in your control.

You can elect to pledge a specific amount to be withheld regularly from their pay beginning in January and continuing through December. One-time gifts are also possible.

To give to us through the CFC, go to and click “Pledge Online.” Use code 27761 to ensure your funds are directed to Mn Adult & Teen Challenge.



By giving of your time and talents, you will get to be a part of the change that takes place at Mn Adult & Teen Challenge. No matter the role that is best suited for you, MnTC offers you the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of many! To view opportunities click the button below.


The Cornerstone Project:

Foster. Integrate. Exemplify.

The Cornerstone Project is a MnTC Christian mentoring initiative. It is designed to empower mature men and women from the Christian community to join together with MnTC in fostering the spiritual growth and continued sobriety of our clients. Cornerstone Project mentors make an immensely positive impact on MnTC clients throughout the program and afterwards. Your initial commitment to our clients would be two Saturday afternoons a month.

If you are interested in becoming a Cornerstone Project Mentor please email: or apply online.

Volunteer and Mentorship Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Mn Adult & Teen Challenge offers you a place where you can apply your skills in either a direct service position working directly with program clients or in a more administrative role providing organizational support. By providing direct services, you will have the opportunity to mentor and lead clients in the program. As an administrative employee, you can serve the clients by using your clerical, technical, or managerial skills to enhance the programs offered at Mn Adult & Teen Challenge.

Intern Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge. Right now we currently offer the below listed internships. We do try to accommodate clients the best we can, so if you are interested in an opportunity not listed please let me know and we will see what we can do. We are open to the possibility of expanding our areas of internships. All internships are unpaid/volunteer.

We currently offer the following internships: (please be sure to specify which program you are looking to intern with, Life Renewal or our Long Term Program)

Please also include a list of your internship requirements with submitted applications. We are open to new internships, so we will try our best to find a spot!

Please contact Kim Forbes at for more info on internships.

View Available Positions

Mn Adult & Teen Challenge has been a part of this state for over 30 years. We serve a variety of people who are struggling with drug and alcohol abuse, many of whom thought their lives could never change. As a faith based organization, our mission is to share hope across Minnesota by utilizing various programs, locations, and staff that are passionate about providing healing and freedom from addiction.

If you would like to keep up with what MnTC is doing through newsletters, event invitations, stories of hope and more, join our online community by clicking the button below.

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