Mary Jo Copeland, founder of Sharing and Caring Hands in Minneapolis, MN, washes the feet of the street weary people she greets at the volunteer organization that sees to the needs of the poor. She was dubbed "Minnesota's Mother Theresa" by news media.
The inspiring blog of Katie Davis in Uganda. Her book Kisses from Katie details how a 2006 church trip to Uganda inspired her to move there, adopt 13 girls, while she herself was in her early 20's, and help create Amazima Ministries, which has matched 600 orphaned & vulnerable children with sponsors & feeds an additional 1,200 each week
Pauline Fjelde | Norwegian immigrants and sisters Pauline and Thomane Fjelde gained notoriety for winning a gold medal at the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition for their work embroidering the first Minnesota State Flag.