The Lift Garage recently moved
Our new location is 2401 East Lake Street in Minneapolis
Working hours:Mon - Thu: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PMFri: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
The Christian Science Monitor
Crazy Good Turns
Your car isn’t just a way to go from one place to another. It symbolizes staying on the road to success.
Star TribuneTwin Cities social worker learns auto repair to help folks in need
Woman’s DayWhy This Woman Quit Her Full-Time Job to Fix Cars
CNN Hero – Cathy HeyingUnlikely mechanic gives needy a ‘lift’
Minneapolis/St Paul Business JournalEureka! Awards winner: The Lift Garage
Reader’s DigestFeel-Good Story: Social Worker-Mechanic Gives a Lift
Ratchet + WrenchLooking to alleviate the stresses of unreliable transportation, Cathy Heying combined social work and car repair to create a unique nonprofit shop.
MinnPostSocial worker wanted to help the needy — so she became an auto mechanic
Twin Cities Daily PlanetCathy Heying creates affordable auto repair opportunity for low-income Minnesotans
CBS Evening News:Social Worker Opens Garage to Help Low-Income People
The Minnesota Women’s PressCalled to Car Repair