Free HomeStretch Workshop!

June is National Homeownership Month and to celebrate, Umoja and our partners at the Minnesota Homeownership Center are offering free homebuyer education to potential homebuyers and fun giveaways throughout the month. UCDC will offer our award-winning Home Stretch workshop for free on July 17 9AM - 5PM. HomeStretch is an eight-hour homebuyer workshop that covers all of the essential steps that buyers … Continue reading Free HomeStretch Workshop!

Help keep Minneapolis Swimming with the Minneapolis Parks Swimsuit Drive!

Donate your gently used men's, women's and children's swimsuits at the nearest Minneapolis park facility The Minneapolis Park and Recreation (MPRB) wants all park visitors to be able to use and enjoy Jim Lupient and North Commons Water Parks and the Weber Natural Swimming Pool (Webber NSP). Appropriate swimwear (no shorts or underwear, men's and … Continue reading Help keep Minneapolis Swimming with the Minneapolis Parks Swimsuit Drive!

Public Hearing for Minneapolis Park Policy Draft Body Worn Camera Policy Set for June 7

Date: June 7, 2017 Time: 6:30 pm Location: MPRB Headquarters Board Room Address: 2117 West River Road Topic: Public hearing on draft Minneapolis Park Police Body Worn Camera Policy   The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board is holding a public hearing on the draft Minneapolis Park Police Body Worn Camera Policy on June 7 at 6:30 pm.   The Park Police Department … Continue reading Public Hearing for Minneapolis Park Policy Draft Body Worn Camera Policy Set for June 7

Register Today! Curious Community with Urban Forage 6/26 @ 6:30 PM

Urban Forage is an awesome cidery off of Lake Street that forages their fruits from the city to make their special brews. On June 26th, they are partnering with East Lake Library to share the history of their business and some fun interactive learning. After the program, participants have the option to head over to Urban … Continue reading Register Today! Curious Community with Urban Forage 6/26 @ 6:30 PM

Volunteer to Asset Map with Midtown Phillips!

What is asset mapping? Everyone has something positive to contribute to the world and many of the resources needed to create a healthy, vibrant community already exist within the community around us. One approach for learning about a community is Asset Mapping-an inventory of the gifts, talents and resources within a neighborhood. This approach provides … Continue reading Volunteer to Asset Map with Midtown Phillips!