If there's one thing Minnesotans are good at, it's stepping up and doing what's right during hard times and crises. Ever since the coronavirus pandemic hit the North Star State, the true character of Minnesota has been in full effect.

When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, "Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” -- Mr.  Fred Rogers.

We have not had to look very far to find the helpers in Minnesota. Below are some of the inspirational stories from around the state showcasing kindness, compassion, and sacrifice for the benefit of our neighbors in need.

READ MORE: 20 Inspiring Minnesota Stories From the Coronavirus Pandemic

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