Event: Closing The Employment Disparity Gap


Dr. Algernon Austin, author of Uneven Pain and Economic Policy Institute researcher on race and employment, shares his findings and makes recommendations on how our region can build a stronger, more diverse and engaged workforce.

Make a Difference for Mpls Teens This Week


It's "Scholarship, Service & Step Week" at the Minneapolis Public Schools. Here are two ways you can help high school students this week: Bring your Minneapolis high school student to the College Panel Presentation Wednesday April 20. Be a 100 Strong Who Care volunteer to spend time at Henry or Southwest high schools Tuesday or … Continue reading Make a Difference for Mpls Teens This Week

Let’s Talk: Black Professionals in MN


It seems many Black professionals are not happy with the social supports we have in the Twin Cities. Am I wrong? Is everything just fine with Black folks here?

How Will You Bring Economic Healing in 2011?


Our communities will see economic recovery in 2011. Black and Hispanic people and other underrepresented populations will be a part of this “new economy.” How do I know all of this? I have faith.