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  • Record-Breaking Give to the Max Day!

    241 donors came together between November 1-18 to contribute a record-breaking $68,515 for Give to the Max Day 2021!  We are so thankful for all our donors and those who chose to invest in our mission -- both new donors and returning! A special thank you to those donors who put forth matching grants for the day: Eric, Kelly, Brekken and Hayes Curry: $10,000 The Lions Club of Crystal: $5,000 In Memory of Mike Bruner: $4,000 Crescent Cove Board Members: $1,500 Our kids & families thank ...More
  • Project Down & Dirty Construction 2021 Recap

    Hosted November 3-5, 2021 at Extreme Sandbox On November 3-5, 2021, Team Jason & Alexis on MyTalk 107.1FM raised over $105,000 for Crescent Cove!   We are so thankful to Team Jason & Alexis who shared our mission on-air and interviewed some of our Crescent Cove families.  See the links below to hear the radio interviews. A special thank you to ALL the donors who made this year's fundraiser an amazing success for our kids and families! Learn more about the competition  Listen to mom Ka...More
  • Minnesota Vikings Player Reunites with Crescent Cove Family

    Thank you to the Minnesota Vikings for connecting with our Crescent Cove Families! On Tuesday, September 22, Crescent Cove families joined Vikings player Aviante Collins and Legends Carl Lee and Henry Thomas for a virtual meet-and-greet. On the call, Aviante reconnected with Raphael's family, whom he met a year ago as the family stayed at Crescent Cove as Raphael passed. Read the Story Here
  • A Safe Haven During A Pandemic

    Excerpts from Kathryn Koehne, RN | Director of Nursing & Operations As the coronavirus crisis spread across the globe over the past several months, sending families into isolation and disrupting nearly every aspect of life, Crescent Cove has remained steadfast in providing care for kids with life-threatening conditions at the Crescent Cove Respite & Hospice Home for Kids in Brooklyn Center, MN. The conservative, cautious and creative approach implemented by Crescent Cove has allowed for consis...More
  • 2019 Minnesota Real Estate Journal Award for Medical Property - West

    Crescent Cove is excited to share that our Respite & Hospice Home for Kids won the 2019 Minnesota Real Estate Journal Award for Medical Property - West! More information about the awards and the 2019 winners can be found here.Special thanks to RSP Architects for the nomination and work performed to bring our Home to reality, along with Gardner Builders and Hanson Builders for their expertise and design!
  • Announcing the Crescent Cove Junior Council

    Crescent Cove is excited to announce the formation of a new council supporting awareness and fundraising activities! Thanks to the enthusiasm of some dedicated local teenagers, the Junior Council was formed to invite teenagers to support our mission of providing care and support to children and young adults with a shortened life expectancy, and their families who love them.  The Junior Council's first event is on Saturday, September 29: A Cove Competition #forthekids. Get your team together f...More
  • Run for Kids & Families this October!

    Join our Crescent Cove team and run in the 2018 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon, 10 Mile, 10K or 5K Races As a charity supporter of the Twin Cities Marathon Weekend, we have a select number of spots for the marathon, 10 mile, 10K and 5K races on Saturday, October 6 and Sunday, October 7! Runners will sign up as part of Crescent Cove's team, and will be asked to host an online fundraiser for Crescent Cove.  All runners will also receive this awesome dri-fit running shirt for the race! If you'r...More
  • Whiskey & Wine with the Wild on February 11

    Crescent Cove was the beneficiary of this wonderful event with the Minnesota Wild players and the Minnesota Wild Foundation Many thanks to the Minnesota Wild and Minnesota Wild Foundation for hosting its first Whiskey & Wine with the Wild event on Sunday, February 11. About 125 fans, Wild players and their wives, and supporters gathered at Herbie's on the Park in Saint Paul for a fun evening of tasting different wines and whiskeys, and the group had a chance to learn more about Crescent Cove's ...More
  • Celebrating Birthdays

    It's been 10 years since Audrey took her last breath in our arms. Our first born baby girl passed away due to complications from Trisomy 18 on August 29th, 2007.  Audrey was born with a host of health complications, and we found out two days after she was born that 50% of all T18’s don’t make it a week and 98% pass away within the year.  The neonatologist termed her condition "incompatible with life". Imagine being told it is likely you will see your child die. It was incomprehensible news...More
  • A Record-Breaking Give to the Max Day 2017!

    Thank you! Because of your generosity, we broke a record for Crescent Cove on this year's Give to the Max Day by raising almost five times our original goal of $7500! From the bottom of our hearts, thank you for supporting our mission of providing care and support to kids and young adults with life-limiting conditions, and the families that love them.

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