Golden Valley Human Services Fund (GVHSF)

Current Commissioners

  • Denise La Mere-Anderson, Chair,
    May 2019
  • Aaron Black,
    May 2019
  • Stephanie Devitt,
    May 2018
  • Hilmer Erickson,
    May 2020
  • Peder Hanson,
    May 2019
  • Katie Hart,
    May 2020
  • Elissa Heilicher,
    May 2020
  • Alan Ingber,
    May 2018
  • Sarah Myerring,
    May 2018
  • Toots Vodouoz,
    May 2020
  • Sophia Vento-student,
    May 2018

Staff Liaison

  • Brian Erickson, Recreation Supervisor

G.V.H.S.F. logoPlans and holds fundraisers and events to help raise money to meet previously identified human service needs in the community. Advises City Council on allocation of funds. Requires additional time commitment for planning and working at fundraisers. Members: 12 (seven citizens-at-large, five community or business member, and one student). Term: Three-year staggered (one-year for student).

The deadline for 2019 Fund allocation requests is Aug 24, 2018.

HSF Meeting Day & Time

  • When: 6:45 pm, second Monday of each month (unless other notice is given)
  • Where: Brookview Community Center, 200 Brookview Parkway (unless otherwise noted)

HSF meetings will be cancelled due to lack of an agenda if there is no business to be discussed or if there is no quorum.

Minutes & Agendas

Minutes and agendas are posted here as soon as they become available. Minutes remain subject to approval at the next HSF meeting.

2018 Meetings

Meeting Archive

View past years' GVHSF Agendas and GVHSF Minutes in the City's online document center.

Apply To Serve On The Human Services Fund

Golden Valley residents who are interested in serving on the GVHSF should fill out and submit the Advisory Boards and Commissions Application.

Make A Donation

Help make a difference in Golden Valley and consider a tax-deductible donation of $10, $20, $30, or more.

There are two ways to give. If you choose to pay by check or money order, complete this form and follow the guidelines for mailing or drop-off. This method of giving allows the most flexibility for choosing gift size and allocation.

If you choose to pay by credit card, keep in mind your donation will be allocated evenly to the organizations you designate, due to the limitations of our payment software.

Thank you!


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