[Minnesota Rising Dispatch] June 2013

[#mnrising Dispatch] June 2013 Just a few days ago, we hosted a thought-provoking, “Collaborative Competence: Cultivating Capacity for Collective Leadership” World Cafe with friends new and old at The Engine Room! We considered what current and emerging trends tell us about how Minnesota will look in 5 and 30 years, explored the role that leadership … Continue reading

You’re Invited: Wilder Foundation Center for Social Healing Open House

Wilder Foundation invites you to celebrate culturally-reflective mental healthcare tonight. Join them at the Community Open House for the Center for Social Healing, a holistic health and healing place for the Southeast Asian community can build strength and resiliency. Stop by for visual exhibits, children’s art activities, and a chance to make your own Vietnamese … Continue reading

You’re Invited: June MYPEG Happy Hour

Join the Minnesota Young Professionals Environmental Group (MYPEG) tonight at Zeke’s Unchained Animal. Check out a new member of the Lake Street community in Longfellow while networking with your peers and other environmentally-minded emerging leaders. Save yourself a seat at the June 2013 Happy Hour and follow your passion on down to Zeke’s! Join us … Continue reading

You’re Invited: ELCD Summertime Happy Hour!

Join the Emerging Leaders in Community Development (ELCD) for their Summertime Happy Hour on the riverfront. Meet new friends in the community development field, enjoy free appetizers on a summery evening, and do your best to win the networking activity prize at 5:15pm! RSVP for the event at:  http://elcdsummertimehappyhour.eventbrite.com/  For the 2012-2013 year, the Emerging Leaders … Continue reading

Help someone

Copyright (c) 123RF Stock Photos  “If you’re feeling helpless, help someone. ”  -Aung San Suu Kyi

You’re Invited: MINN Social Hour at Sweeney’s Saloon

The Minnesota International NGO Network invites you to their Social Hour at Sweeney’s Saloon. You’ll see the world come to St. Paul through the stories and work of international development professionals based in Minnesota. Learn more about the upcoming MINN Idea Summit and other exciting opportunities for engaging your local talent on a global scale! Meet … Continue reading

You’re Invited: 2013 Minnesotans of African Descent Summit

The Council on Black Minnesotans, in partnership with the Minnesota Humanities Center invites you to the 2013 Minnesotans of African Descent Cultural Relations Summit. Minnesota is home to a rich diversity of African descendants, and the event will explore bridging themes of Power of Unity, Power of Communication, and Power of Family. Featuring community leaders, … Continue reading

You’re Invited: GenYWCA Fitness Social

Join YWCA of Minneapolis tomorrow for their 3rd Annual GenYWCA Fitness Social on their downtown rooftop! The evening will feature mini-fitness (HIIT, Mat Pilates, and R.I.P.P.E.D) classes, a program highlighting the great work of the GenYWCA committee, and free InBody assessments as well as a chance to win some great prize drawings. Delicious snacks will … Continue reading

Accepting Applications: 2013-2014 NorthStar Youth Work Fellowship

The Minnesota Department of Education, the Center for Democracy and Citizenship at Augsburg College, and Youthprise are accepting applications for the 2013-2014 NorthStar Youth Worker Fellowship. Aiming to engage youth work practitioners in exploration, reflection, and study in order to advance the field, the program facilitates a unique cohort experience and culminates in position papers … Continue reading

Make yourself yours

Copyright (c) 123RF Stock Photos “You need to claim the events of your life to make yourself yours.” -Anne-Wilson Schaef

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