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  • 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.
  • Grand Opening Week at Crescent Cove

    Join us November 11-18 for our Grand Opening Week! Friends and the general public is invited to attend one or more open houses the week of November 11-18, 2017 to see the new Crescent Cove Respite & Hospice Home for Kids in Brooklyn Center. The full schedule is available at CrescentCove.org/GrandOpening and guests are asked to RSVP. A ribbon cutting ceremony will take place at 10:00 am on Thursday, November 16. We are pleased to have Brooklyn Center Mayor Tim Willson and other dignitaries in ...More
  • Nursing Positions Available at Crescent Cove

    Join the Crescent Cove team as a registered nurse! We are seeking individuals who are passionate about the mission of Crescent Cove for part-time and per diem positions.  Contact Karla Vaughan via email or at 952.426.4711 with questions. More Information

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