Joni and Friends Minnesota

We envision a world where every person with a disability finds hope, dignity, and their place in the body of Christ.

Joni and Friends Minnesota

We envision a world where every person with a disability finds hope, dignity and their place in the body of Christ.

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750 2nd Street NE, Suite 243
Hopkins, MN 55343

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(952) 933-7777
[email protected]


We reach out to families living with disability with Gospel-adorned hope.


We extend Gospel-centered care through Community Support, Respite, Retreats and Getaways, and Crisis Response.


We connect families with Christ-honoring, disability friendly churches where they find a place of belonging.

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Kurtis Smith

Area Director

Kurtis serves at Joni and Friends Minnesota bringing over 25 years of ministry and leadership experience in local and global faith-based initiatives. He grew up in Asia and Africa, ran an award-winning disaster response ministry in New Orleans, then served with his wife and four kids as a missionary in Peru, South America where one of his foster daughters received a wheelchair from Joni and Friends.

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Joni and Friends volunteers make 98% of our ministry programming happen! Join us to bring hands-on help and Gospel hope to people with disabilities, at home and across the globe.

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Minnesota Disability Ministry Connection
MDMC is an interdenominational network designed for pastors, ministry leaders, lay leaders, and like-minded organizations to advance inclusive/disability ministry and awareness and to come alongside those affected by disability to find their place in the Body of Christ.

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We equip our interns to become leaders and advocates for people living with disabilities around the world.

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Wheelchair Collection in Minnesota

We collect wheelchairs year-round in partnership with a Delta Employees Group, community organizations, and Joni and Friends Volunteers. We collect manual wheelchairs, as well as aluminum walkers, crutches, and canes. Let’s help you find a place to donate!

Delta Building G Near MSP Airport Terminal 2

Delta Building G
7350 34th Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55450


  1. Going north on 34th Avenue towards Airport Terminal 2, turn left on 73rd Street.
  2. Use Caution as you turn and cross the light rail.
  3. After the intersection, Delta Building G is an immediate left and you will see Joni and Friends Wheelchair Drop-off Banners across from the Fort Snelling Cemetery.

Drop Off Instructions:

  1. Wheelchair donations can be dropped off Monday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  2. When you enter the east side of the building, you will be in a small entry way. Turn to the right and press the black doorbell button located on the wall to the right of the door.
  3. Someone will meet you at the door to receive your donation and provide you a receipt, if requested.

For more information about this Collection Site, or if you have any issues with wheelchair drop-off, please contact us.

(952) 933-7777
[email protected].

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