WANTED: The Minneapolis Urban League is Looking for Talent and Volunteers for the 2013 Family Day Parade and Festival in August

TALENT WANTED: The Minneapolis Urban League is looking for entertainment to perform at their annual Family Day Parade and Festival August 31, 2013 taking place on Plymouth Avenue between Penn and Logan Avenues. Looking for: Singers, Dancers, Rappers, and Poets To register your act, please call the Family Day Entertainment Hot- line at 612-302-3105 or […]

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Job Opening at National American University

National American University is currently seeking a friendly, outgoing, and caring individual to join to their Administrative team at thier Minnetonka campus. Schedule/Hours: M-Thu. 3-10pm and/or 5-10pm BASIC FUNCTION/PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: To greet and serve students, potential students, faculty, staff and other customers in a positive, friendly, customer-service oriented and efficient manner and to […]

A very important message from a member of our team….

Cancer.. Heavy subject. Horrible subject… a REAL subject. *deep breath*…. Ok. I, Bianca Lewis, am raising funds for The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) as a participant in their Team In Training program for the 3rd year in a row. With the help of supporters, last year I was able to raise $3500 and complete […]

WANTED: Volunteers Needed for the Minneapolis Urban League Family Day Celebration August 25, 2012

Minneapolis Urban League Family Day 2012 Get Involved! Volunteers Needed! The Minneapolis Urban League is in need of several individuals to help volunteer for Family Day. See below for a list of areas of where you can help your community. Go to http://www.mul.org for additional information and to apply. Applications due by 8/13/12. Volunteer Areas: […]

COMMUNITY EVENT: “Tying The Knot – Father’s Day Festival”, Saturday June 16th @ the Wilder Center [FREE]

“Tying The Knot – Father’s Day Festival”, Saturday June 16th at the Wilder Center located at 451 Lexington Parkway North, St Paul MN, 55104. Resource Fair: Booths from area community resources will offer information for Twin Cities families. WORKSHOPS: Writing Workshop with Louis Porter II and Arts and Crafts workshop with Tacoumba Aiken. Workshops are […]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Couple launch Urban Wellness Center in North Minneapolis, Open House series kickoff Feb. 1st, 3pm-7pm

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 21st Century Health: Robbins’ launch wellness haven Couple blend holistic innovation with village principles Minneapolis, MN- The Robbins Urban Wellness Center is set to open Wednesday February 1st 2012. Nestled in the cozy North Minneapolis neighborhood by Camden between Theodore Wirth Parkway and Penn Avenue, at 3900 Thomas Ave North, the center […]

BUSINESS: The University of Minnesota – Office of Business and Community Economic Development is Looking For Entrepreneurs of Color to Attend The unConference for Entrepreneurs this Saturday, Jan 21st from 10am – 2pm. [FREE to Register. Link Inside]

From the University of Minnesota – Office of Business and Community Economic Development: We are looking for students and young professionals of color who have the next BIG business idea (smartphone app, restaurant, retail store, clothing line, tech, etc). We will get them the resources they need to put their ideas to paper, get funding, […]

EVENT: Continuing “The Fight,” – USA STATE Boxing Tournament and Community Discussion, [TODAY] @ Patrick Henry High School

Circle of Discipline Presents: “Continuing the Fight” – USA STATE Boxing Tournament and Community Discussion, Martin Luther King Day (Mon, Jan 16th) at Patrick Henry High School located at 4320 Newton Ave N Minneapolis, MN 55412. Forum starts at 2:30pm Fights start at 4:00pm Adults: $10 Entry 12 & Under and anyone with a current […]

COMMUNITY: Register for “Toys for Tots” at Proverbs Christian Fellowship Church [REGISTRATION FULL AT THIS LOCATION – Link to more locations inside]

Proverbs Christian Fellowship is a “Toys for Tots” distribution agency this year. If you are interested or know of anyone interested in getting toys for children age 14 years and younger, please contact Anissa Beasley at 763.447.5573 to register or email her at anissa.beasley@headway.org to receive a registration form. Proverbs Christian Fellowship Church is located […]

PRESS RELEASE: NBA D-League Player Marcus Hill to Speak at Jerry Gamble Boys and Girls Club TOMORROW about fighting Childhood Obesity and Beating the Odds

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Minneapolis, MN) Since third grade, leading a healthy lifestyle inclusive of nutritional eating, a regular exercise regimen, and basketball has been second nature for newly signed NBA D-League player Marcus Hill. In contrast to Hill’s formative years, U.S. Obesity rates continue to rise in our youth and necessary measures to circumvent this […]