Race for a Cause

Fundraising was put into action last month at these two great races:

The Salvation Army’s MOST Amazing Race

July 23, 2011

Using only Metro Transit, teams of two competed, facing a series of mental and physical challenges throughout the Twin Cities metro area.

Salvation Army Race


Children’s Cancer Research Fund Time to Fly 2011

July 25, 2011

The event consisted of 5k and 10k runs along the Mississippi River as well as a family friendly walk. Adults and kids alike enjoyed games, live music, food and beverages, and interactive entertainment.


Sue Zelickson (Sue Z.) is a James Beard Award-winning food media personality, philanthropist, and longtime contributor to Minnesota Monthly and WCCO radio. She has founded the Charlie Awards, the Women Who Really Cook networking organization for women in the local food industry, and the Kids Cafe at Perspectives, Inc., which improves access to nutritious meals for families in need. You can find her buzzing around from event to event throughout the Twin Cities, helping to raise funds for charitable organizations, including some she has had a hand in building.