LBFEMN Launches Holiday 2020 COVID Style, November 1st.

October 14, 2020
As the holiday season approaches, I’m pleased to update you, our volunteers, donors, and friends, on LBFE’s plans for celebrating the 2020 holiday season. The holidays are a special time, and we have a rich 48-year tradition of honoring the spirit of the season through fellowship, food, and fun. This year COVID-19 has radically altered ... Read more

Why 2020 Is Such an Important Year to Get a Flu Shot?

October 13, 2020
Flu shots. Facing the double jeopardy of the deadly COVID-19 pandemic and the annual flu season rushing at us, health experts are doubling down on their usual flu shot appeals. Read more about it here

Thank You KLN!

October 13, 2020
What a great surprise! Today, we received this beautiful gift basket and the note of thanks from KLN Family Brands! We want to thank them for the treats, and more importantly, for recognizing the important work we do together. Older adults in our community are so fortunate to have you in their lives, extending your ... Read more

Allianz Life Awards LBFEMN $125,000 Grant To Support Elder Friends Phone Companions

August 26, 2020
MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 26, 2020 — Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly (LBFE) today is announcing it received a $125,000 grant from Allianz Life Insurance Company of North America (Allianz Life) to support the organization’s Elder Friends Phone Companions program, which matches elders with background-checked volunteers ready to share on-going friendships by phone during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. The grant ... Read more