Richard Moody On The Radio

In support of “Backpacks For Kids In Need” Richard called on  friends to increase the media exposure and find more people that have the means to help.

We posted the 2 radio interviews on You Tube.  If you are interested in hearing what Richard has to say about what IamMoody, CRAVE Restaurant, Max’sJD Hoyt’s, and other local business are doing listen below.

Allison Kaplan & Alexis Wasko – “The Shop Girls” on FM107.1

Henry Lake “The Lake Show” – AM 1139 KFAN

Richard Moody J.Hillburn Clothier Photoshoot

Richard Moody just completed a photo shoot for J.Hilburn Men’s Clothier.  Sarah Ramsay good friend of IamMoody is now the local Ambassador.  Recently she asked prominent Minnesotans to gather for a photoshoot.  People like David Able, Andrew Rice, Scott Mayer, and others are featured.


Guys the cool thing about the shirts is the 100% custom made to fit you.  Sarah will hand take all the measurements and help you in picking a fabrics for a one of kind shirt.  For more info on J.Hilburn Men’s Clothier visit them at

The Link: Splish Splash

The Link & IamMoody got together for the 1st Annual Splish Splash Fundraiser. A charity boat dinner cruse up and down the Mississippi to raise need funds important programs. The mission of The Link is to build a supportive community network that links youth and their families to their inner strength through life skills, education, advocacy, permanent housing, and a dynamic network of social services to transform lives. More Information @ Photos byAdam Warner Photography

September 19th – Oak City 1 Year Anniversary Sex & The City Event

oak_1ann09Our friends at Oak City Restaurant in Bloomington, MN is celebrating their one year anniversary with the most fabulous party.

Oak City has quickly become know for their made from scratch food, and delectable desserts.  They also have great lunch specials and slamming happy hour.

The anniversary party will include may surprises and samplings from Skyy Vodka and X-Rated.

The party happens Saturday, September 19th starting at 8:00PM at the Bloomington location.

5001 American Boulevard
Bloomington, MN 55437
PH: 952-746-8887

Don’t forget about the Brooklyn Center location..

2590 Freeway Blvd.
Brooklyn Center, MN 55430
PH: 763-503-3561

More Information @

Rise – 100 Years of African American Culture, Literature & Civil Rights History

rise1_longA Celebration of Bold Dreams and Big Victories!

This one-night-only event, produced by Minnesota Public Radio (MPR), will take place at the Historic Fitzgerald Theatre, Saturday, September 19, 2009, at 8 p.m. This year marks the 100 year anniversary of the NAACP, which underscores why the time is now to show your enthusiastic support for Rise! This spirited, cultural celebration pays tribute to the historical significance of the NAACP in the annals of civil rights activism and the integral role of Minnesota and its residents in this remarkable centennial journey.

It all takes place at the Fizgerald Theatre on Saturday, September 19th at 8pm.   T. Mychael Rambo has been engaged in the role of artistic director, fundraiser and adminstrator as well as host/narrator for this remarkable evening of excitement, entertainment and education.

The event will include Sanford Moore (The Sounds Of Blackness & Tu Dance Company), Dennis Spears, Jearlyn Steele, Thomasina Petru, Aimee K. Bryant, Regina Marie Williams, Ansa Akeya and many others.

Tickets are priced at $25 and $29 and made available through the Fitzgerald Theatre box office at 651-290-1221 or on-line at

Sponsors Needed
With its own rich history of big victories in radio and community service, MPR has set the tone by pledging its generous support to this endeavor.  However, to bring the significance of this event to the stage will require additional community support.   Won’t you join us in this fundraising effort, as we move toward our goal of $20,000 to enhance the artistic caliber of this premier presentation.

The tax-deductible contributions of individual, corporate and community partners – like you – will allow us to bring Rise! to the Fitzgerald Theatre audience and MPR listeners Saturday, September 19, 2009 at 8pm. It is our sincere hope that you will “rise” to this occassion and make you pledge today.

For further information or questions regarding this event please contact: 651-225-4204

Please make your generous contribution payable to:
The Camphor Foundation – Rise Project
585 Fuller Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55103

Max’s Wins Top Retailer Award

max_logoIamMoody is doing our part to help spread the news that one of our favorite stores Max’s just won a prestigious 2009 Top Retailer Award from NICHE magazine. Out of 33 winners, Max’s is the only store in Minnesota to receive the award from the art gallery and craft retailer’s specialty magazine.

Max’s is located The Shops at Excelsior & Grand and offers fine jewelry, home décor and specialty chocolate boutique.

This is another local business making it’s mark in a tough economy.  We so proud of Ellen and team.  We can’t wait to see what you do next.

3831 Grand Way
Minneapolis, MN 55416-4703
(952) 922-8364

DAP’s Annual Fundraising Luncheon

dap102009Domestic Abuse Project is one of the main charities IamMoody works to support.  The annual Christmas party benefits the kids there who look for hope that their families needs are met.  We also collect women’s clothes, hats, scarves, gloves, and other basic items.

October 20th DAP is doing their annual Fundraising Luncheon.  We know many people have cut back this year and the ability for some is dramatically reduced.  The Luncheon is an easy way to give a little and get a little.  More information below.
Join us for a powerful, one-hour event that focuses on the mission and impact of the Domestic Abuse Project.

There is no cost to attend.  Guests will be invited to make a contribution or a payment on a previous pledge.  Bring a friend, or two!

Please consider supporting DAP by being a Table Captain.  This simple, yet incredibly important, role involves inviting colleagues and friends to join you at your table.

Transforming Families
DATE: Tuesday, October 20, 2009
TIME: Noon-1:00pm (registration opens at 11:15am)
Location: Earle Brown Heritage Center, Brooklyn Center
Click here to save your seat!

For more information or to save a seat contact:
Sonia Palmer
612.874.7063 x217 or