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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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Opening Date Set For North Market

Drive by the building at the corner of 44th and Humboldt Av N and you’ll see a construction crew from Benson-Orth General Contractors busy at work turning it into North Market. Square footage is being added, a new roof and floor are going in, and the interior space is being transformed into a...
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Art Is My Weapon exhibit sparks conversations about gun violence in our community. (A Minneapolis Installation of Guns In The Hands of Artists)

MINNEAPOLIS, MN-Sept. 19, 2017 — Pillsbury United Communities presents the local exhibit, Art is My Weapon at Gamut Gallery.  Inspired by the national traveling exhibition, Guns In The Hands of Artists produced by Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, Art Is My Weapon is an outgrowth...

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Interim President and CEO Announced

 

 

The Pillsbury United Communities board of directors is pleased to announce Adair Mosley as the Interim CEO effective August 1, 2017. He will be assuming leadership following the ...

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PILLSBURY UNITED COMMUNITIES BOARD OF DIRECTORS ANNOUNCES THE RESIGNATION OF CHANDA SMITH BAKER, PRESIDENT AND CEO

 

Pillsbury United Communities Board of Directors announced today that Chanda Smith Baker has resigned as President and CEO. She will be leaving September 1 and will step into the role of Senior Vice President of Community Impact at the Minneapolis Foundation on September 5th...

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Food donation

MN Food Share Month 2017

Will you help feed Minnesota Families?              
March is Minnesota FoodShare’s Annual Food Drive.
 

In Minnesota, 1 in 10 Minnesotan’s are “food...

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THE EYES, EARS AND VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY

 

THE EYES, EARS AND VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY

Starting March 20th, a new community radio station will launch, bringing neighbor-driven programming to South Minneapolis. 98.9 KRSM the Southside Media Project is a low-power FM radio station owned by...

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Barriers to Healthcare Access Within the Minnesota Latino Community

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Our pledge to the community

Our pledge to the community [En Español abajo -- In Soomaali hoos]

It’s no understatement that we are entering into uncharted territory in the U.S. I want to acknowledge the fact that the political climate under this administration is...

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Creating Power, Changing Systems, a Popular Education Leadership Development Training Process

On January 28th, 2017, Waite House and Mesa Latina launched Creating Power, Changing Systems, a Popular Education Leadership Development Training Process aimed at strengthening the capacity of community-based teams to create the ‘critical mass’ necessary to advance policy change in...

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