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: […]

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 […]

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 […]

COMMUNITY: Super Saturday 2 – A North Minneapolis Post-Tornado Fall/Winter Clothing Drive, Oct. 22nd

“The cameras may be off, but there is still work to do.” North Minneapolis Post-Tornado presents a Fall/Winter Super Saturday clothing drive! Where: Jordan New Life Neighborhood HUB When: Drop off from 9-4pm Saturday | Pick up from 9-3pm on Monday ACCEPTING: Corporate and cash donations, hand made clothing *Volunteers on the day of needed. […]

WANTED: Volunteers and Donations Needed for “Northside Kids Day: After the Storm, the beat goes on.”

‘After the Storm, the Beat Goes On’ is an event that will bring joy and normalcy back to the lives of the children impacted by the 5/22/11 tornado by providing a day of smiles, laughter, activities, food, and FUN!! This event will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2011 12-2pm at North Commons Park (1801 […]

COMMUNITY: “Tornadoes, Tears, and Trauma: A conference on recovery, resilience and restoration,” – Sat. July 16th @ UROC

Join Kwanzaa Community Church and a host of community partners for an all-day conference, called “Tornadoes, Tears, and Trauma: A conference on recovery, resilience and restoration,” being held on Saturday, July 16 from 8:30 – 3:30 at UROC 2001 Plymouth Avenue North.    The conference will feature presentations by childhood trauma expert Dr. Bravada Akinsanya, […]

COMMUNITY: Criminal Expungement Workshop, Tuesday, June 14th @ UROC, 6pm-8pm

The Law Office of Rosalind R. Sullivan presents a Criminal Expungement Workshop Is your record hindering you from getting a job? Have you been denied housing because of your criminal record? Come find out how you to maneuver the criminal expungement process. WHEN: Tuesday, June 14th, 2011 TIME:6:00pm to 8:00pm WHERE: UROC 2001 Plymouth Ave […]

COMMUNITY: ‘Super Saturday’ – North Minneapolis Post Tornado Massive 1 Day Relief Effort

Mplstornado and the residents of N. Minneapolis, the Twin Cities, greater Minnesota, and friends present “SUPER SATURDAY”, a 1 day mega donation drive to support North Minneapolis residents who were caught up in the May 22nd Tornado disaster. Details: Saturday June 11th. 6am to 6pm 2818 Washington Ave N. Minneapolis, MN 55411 ( off I-94 […]

COMMUNITY: Criminal Expungement Workshop Saturday, May 7th @ The Glover Sudduth Center

The Law Office of Rosalind R. Sullivan presents a Criminal Expungement Workshop Is your record hindering you from getting a job? Have you been denied housing because of your criminal record? Come find out how you to maneuver the criminal expungement process. WHEN: Saturday, May 7, 2011 TIME:1:00pm to 3:00pm WHERE: Glover Sudduth Center Home […]