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 […]

EVENT: ReBelle. – “Do Good. Have Fun.” Featuring Local Artist Performances

ReBelle “Do Good. Have Fun.” features live performances by: ‎Ashley Gold Alicia Steele Tish Jones Gabrielle Grier Connor Mack Ashley DuBose Tha Rain & Lewis Jay-Linen Williams This event will take place Friday, June 1, 2012 from 8:00pm until 11:00pm at CO Exhibitions Gallery located at 1101 Stinson Blvd NE suite #2, Minneapolis, MN 55413. […]

EVENT: “One Million Hoodies March for Trayvon Martin,” Thursday March 29th, 6pm @ Northrop Plaza (U of M)

Throw on your hoodies (or whatever) and come gather to show your support for justice for Trayvon Martin! Let’s make a choice to stand up for Trayvon Martin. 17 years old. black. innocent. murdered with a bag of skittles and a bottle of ice tea in his hands. “Suspicious.” is what Zimmerman said as to […]

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 […]

CLIENT NEWS: H. White Men’s Room Barbershop on Minnesota Channel 4 News (WCCO) – “Step Your Game Up” [VIDEO]

Our client H. White Men’s Room Barbershop was recently featured on Minnesota’s Channel 4 News (WCCO) for their “Step Your Game Up” Campaign, an initiative created by owner Houston White to change the image and attitudes of young African-American men in the community. More information about the “Step Your Game Up” campaign to be posted […]

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 […]

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. […]

COMMUNITY: Community Block Party/Back to School Supply Give-Away, Wed. Aug. 25th 6:30pm-8:30pm

Macedonia Baptist Church located at 3801 1st Ave South in Minneapolis is having a Community Block Party/Back to School Supply Give-Away in collaboration with Capstone Experience, Inc., MAXX CARES- Community Outreach & Sharp Cuts on Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at 6:30pm-8:30pm. Hope to see you there!!! Children must be present and accompanied by an adult […]