African American adoption agency receives grant from the Minneapolis Foundation
Wednesday, 02 September 2009 15:13
The African American Adoption Agency (AAAA) has received a $53,350 grant from the Community Action and Field of Interest Fund of the Minneapolis Foundation. This grant will support “A Community Caring...
Annual fall gathering held Sept. 19 and 20 at North West Company Fur Post
Wednesday, 02 September 2009 14:53
Celebrate the season with a 19th-century fall gathering of Ojibwe, voyageurs and fur traders. Watch as contestants vie for the title of the best all-around voyageur with tests of strength and cunning....
Minneapolis approves free wireless service for agencies working to bridge digital divide
Tuesday, 01 September 2009 16:08
In its continuing efforts to make Minneapolis a wireless city that bridges the digital divide, the City Council approved 51 applications for Wireless Community accounts, which are free wireless Intern...
Conflict (and cooperation) between newly arrived African immigrants and the African American community. Co-hosted by Reverend Jerry McAfee, Pastor of New Salem Missionary Baptist Church. Abdirizak Bihi, Director of the Somali Education and Social Advocacy Center. Jackie Cherryhomes, former member of Minneapolis City Council and candidate for Minneapolis Mayor. Patwin Lawrence, Board Chair for the Council on Black Minnesotans.