News

Press Release: Cargill Invests in North Market

Cargill invests $500,000 in a one-stop shop for nutrition and wellness resources Pillsbury United Communities announces capital investment in North Minneapolis’ North Market

Press Release - March 8, 2016

Pillsbury United Communities today...

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Help Feed Minneapolis Families

Help Feed Minneapolis Families

Many people who come to Pillsbury United lack consistent access to nutritious food. These indivuduals rely on our food and nutrition programs—including our food shelves, produce give-aways, community meals, cooking classes, and community gardens...

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 Parent Summit: Advancing Educational Equity and Excellence

Media Alert: Closing the Gap in Educational Disparities

MEDIA ALERT: CLOSING THE GAP IN EDUCATIONAL DISPARITIES
Pillsbury United Communities Hosts Parent Summit: Advancing Educational Equity and Excellence

January 22, 2016- Minneapolis, MN—Pillsbury United Communities invites community members, the media and...

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A Time for Celebration: A New Name and New Staff

From the Director of the Urban Institute for Service and Learning at Pillsbury United Communities

As we wrap up the year, we are excited to take a minute to celebrate the success of our Charter School Staff Forum in October and make two announcements. Working...

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NorthNews

THE EYES, EARS AND VOICE OF THE COMMUNITY

Pillsbury United Communities Announces Community Media Initiative

December 3, 2015 - Pillsbury United Communities announces the Community Media Initiative with the purchase of the longstanding community newspaper, NorthNews, and the launch of a low-power FM radio station, 98.9 KRSM the...

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North Minneapolis

North Minneapolis Organizations Stand Together in Response to Shooting of Jamar Clark

Nov. 20, 2015

As community resources and partners, we stand together to acknowledge the homicide of Jamar Clark in North Minneapolis last weekend. To not recognize the heightened, palpable anxiety, frustration, anger, and agitation in our community right now would be...

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Pillsbury United Communities selected as HealthRise Grantee

We are honored to be selected by Medtronic Philanthropy as one of four HealthRise U.S. grantees in Minnesota. Pillsbury United Communities, Regions Hospital Foundation, HealthFinders Collaborative Will Implement "HealthRise" in Minnesota, One of Four Projects in the World.

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NFL Kick Hunger Challenge

 

As a member of the Minnesota Hunger Initiative, Pillsbury United Communities is proud to be a partner in the NFL Kick Hunger Challenge. When you donate to your favorite team...

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Administrative Relief Engagement (ARE) Project

South Minneapolis Resource Center for Immigrants Hopes to Ramp Up Its Services

By:  | May 12, 2015 4:59 pm 

Manuel Vega hopes...

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PUC Revives Grocery Store

Nonprofit Wants to Revive Grocery Store on North Side

By: Karlee Weinmann May 12, 2015 4:59 pm 

The Hennepin County Board on Tuesday pushed along a Minneapolis nonprofit’s proposal to revamp a shuttered grocery store on the city’s north side, a project that counts...

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