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Shaun King Announced as Keynote Speaker for Greater>Together 2018

MINNEAPOLIS — September 17, 2018 — Today Pillsbury United Communities announced that distinguished journalist and civil rights activist Shaun King will serve as the keynote speaker for Greater>Together 2018 on Tuesday, October 23. Through his work as a columnist for The Intercept and...

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Help Feed Minneapolis Families

March is Minnesota FoodShare’s Annual Food Shelf Campaign 

In Minnesota, 1 in 5 families with children is “food insecure,” lacking consistent access to nutritious, well-balanced diets. Many of these individuals rely on our food and nutrition programs—...

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Art is My Weapon Minnesota

Art is My Weapon Minnesota: Creatively Addressing Violence


Pillsbury United Communities and Homewood Studios present
Art is My Weapon Minnesota: Creatively Addressing Violence
Opening Night- March 9  

MINNEAPOLIS, MN- February 20, 2018 — Pillsbury United Communities presents the second edition of the local​ ​exhibit...

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PILLSBURY UNITED COMMUNITIES RECIPIENT OF $850,000 INVESTMENT FROM THE KRESGE FOUNDATION

The Kresge Foundation has awarded Pillsbury United Communities an $850,000 grant to continue developing innovative, sustainable systems to shift the approach to social services in Minneapolis. Pillsbury United has long been known for the innovative ways they address community issues, but this...

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In response to the President's recent comments

Rooted in the Settlement House movement, Pillsbury United Communities has always worked with and for immigrants settling in the United States from all over the world. And today, Pillsbury United continues to work with many of the most marginalized groups in Minnesota, including low-income...

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Adair Mosley named President and CEO of Pillsbury United Communities

MINNEAPOLIS, MN- DECEMBER 20, 2017—The Pillsbury United Communities Board of Directors announced today that Adair Mosley has been named the President and CEO of Pillsbury United Communities. Mr. Mosley has been acting as the Interim President and CEO since the departure of Chanda Smith Baker in...

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The Grand Opening Of North Market

ANNOUNCING THE GRAND OPENING OF NORTH MARKET–DECEMBER 13
Pillsbury United Communities opens first-of-its-kind grocery store
and wellness center in north Minneapolis.

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Best Buy Partners with Pillsbury United Communities to Open New Best Buy Teen Tech Center in Minneapolis

WHAT: Best Buy and Pillsbury United Communities celebrate the grand opening of the newest Best Buy Teen Tech Center located at Pillsbury United Communities’ Brian Coyle Center. Members of the news media are invited to attend and may RSVP by contacting Matthew Smith, Best Buy (...

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NEW RADIO STATION TO HIT SOUTH MINNEAPOLIS AIRWAVES

November 21, 2017 — Minneapolis, MN — Starting Friday, a new community radio station will begin broadcasting on 98.9 FM to a potential 300,000 Minneapolis listeners. KRSM Southside Media Project is a low-...
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PILLSBURY UNITED COMMUNITIES RECEIVES ROBERT WOOD JOHNSON FOUNDATION GRANT TO ADDRESS KEY COMMUNITY ISSUES

October 9, 2017 - CHICAGO, IL - Greater Good Studio, a social impact design firm headquartered in Chicago, announced today that Pillsbury United Communities...

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