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    Founded in 2009, Minnesota Rising is the network of emerging leaders in Minnesota. Minnesota Rising works to build relationships, trust, and a shared vision for Minnesota, and engages emerging leaders and young professional groups to work toward that call both now and in the future.

Register for the Minnesota Rising 2014 Un/Conference!

Minnesota Rising 2014 Un/Conference: The Future Is How The Minnesota Rising 2014 Un/Conference: The Future Is How will be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014 from 10:00AM – 4:30PM at DLR Group in Minneapolis, MN. Hosted by and for emerging leaders, the Un/Conference will engage emerging leaders across Minnesota in an energizing day of innovative learning and dialogue, skill-building, … Continue reading

Accepting Applications: 2015 Leaders of Today & Tomorrow (LOTT) Mentors + Fellows

The Leaders of Today and Tomorrow are seeking applicants for their next class of Mentors and Fellows! A mentoring program pairing mid-career women and collegiate-age women, the LOTT Fellowship is a powerful opportunity for growth and development for all involved. Apply soon – the deadline for Mentors is September 12 and Fellows is October 10! … Continue reading

You’re Invited: Tour & Presentation at ReStore

Social Enterprise Alliance Twin Cities invites you to a tour and presentation at ReStore. Located in New Brighton, the ReStore is a home improvement outlet open to the public, accepting home flooring, doors, hardware, and appliances. You’ll see firsthand how Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity’s “Green Social Enterprise” helps fulfill their mission and support the environment! You are … Continue reading

Give the best

Copyright: parys / 123RF Stock Photo “Explore your mind, discover yourself, then give the best that is in you to your age and to your world. There are heroic possibilities waiting to be discovered in every person.” -Wilferd A. Peterson

[Minnesota Rising Dispatch] August 2014

[#mnrising Dispatch] August 2014 It’s that time of year again for the Great Minnesota Get Together officially known as the Minnesota State Fair! Featuring cheese curds and countless food items-on-sticks, the Giant Slide and other carnival rides, and more booths and vendors than you can visit in 12 days annually, ’tis the season for bringing … Continue reading

[Recommended Reading] 6 surprising trends about Minnesota’s millennials

Minnesota’s Millennials are on the rise, and Minnesota Compass has all the details. In their Buzzfeed-esque report below, find “6 surprising trends about Minnesota’s Millennials!” 6 surprising trends about Minnesota’s millennials by Craig Helmstetter and Jane Tigan, Compass Project The millennial generation (currently age 14-33), also known as generation Y or the echo boomers, has … Continue reading

Accepting Applications: Minneapolis Hub of Global Shapers Community

Ready to make a change within yourself and your community? The Minneapolis Hub of the Global Shapers community invites you to do so alongside them! Their application phase is currently open and runs through September 19. Team up with them to do some global good in your own neighborhood! MINNEAPOLIS HUB APPLICATIONS OPEN AUGUST 22ND … Continue reading

You’re Invited: Habitat for Humanity – Raise A Glass For Tomorrow

This weekend, Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity Young Professionals invite you to Raise A Glass For Tomorrow. Hosted at Town Ball Tavern at Target Field, event proceeds will support Habitat’s mission to eliminate poverty housing from the Twin Cities. Get your ticket today for delicious food and beverages, a silent auction, and great local music! … Continue reading

Feels the light

Copyright: gucio_55 / 123RF Stock Photo “Faith is the bird that feels the light when the dawn is still dark.”  -Rabindranath Tagore

Accepting Applications: Apply to be a 2015 Bush Fellow

It’s a big question, but if you’ve got a big idea, consider sharing it with the world, starting with the Bush Foundation! The Bush Fellowship is accepting applications for its next round of funding to support innovative and inspired changemakers across Minnesota, South Dakota, and North Dakota. Read on for more details and ready your … Continue reading

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