Women of Hope

October 9, 2020

12:00 - 1:00pm


Please join us for our Women of Hope luncheon—at home! This virtual gathering over lunch will be filled with inspiring stories, connection with other women, and a goal of raising $400,000 to end hopelessness among teens.


Mauri Melander Friestleben, Principal of North High School and subject of the celebrated documentary “Love Them First,” will share her inspiring story about the power of hope to transform lives.

With event host Julie Nelson, KARE11 News Anchor




Event Details

Date + Time

Friday, October 9, 2020
12:00 – 1:00pm
(Pre-Event Video Stream Starts at 11:45am)


Order of Events
11:45am – 12:00pm – Pre-Event Video Stream
12:00 – 12:20pm – Program Begins
12:20 – 12:40pm – Discussion in Breakout Groups
12:40 – 1:00pm – Teen Story, Giveaway Drawing, + Closing




How to Participate

Although the event is virtual, that doesn’t mean you’ll be attending this event alone! Every person will be a part of a group to connect and share with during the event. Your group can be with those you know or those you have yet to meet!


Option 1: Become a hostess

Gather 10 women to join the virtual event together. We will connect your group in a virtual breakout room online. (You can also choose to host women in your home and watch the program virtually; hostess kits available to purchase for $150). Download Hostess Guide

Download Virtual Invite

Download In-Home Invite


Option 2: Join an existing group
If you have been invited by a hostess, simply have your hostess register you below!


Option 3: Join as an individual
Sign up as an individual and we will connect you with a group!



Giveaway Drawing

All registered guests are automatically entered into a drawing to receive one of five gift baskets! You must be present at the end of the event to qualify.



Thank You to Our 2020 Sponsors





If you would like to learn about sponsorship availability, please contact Andy Swanda at aswanda@treehousehope.org or call 952.238.1010.



Email events@treehousehope.org or call 952.238.1010.