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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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PHT Receives Bush Innovation Grant

Pillsbury House + Theatre receives Bush Innovation Grant of $100,000.                     

“We’re looking at the role of art in advancing communities and the work of communities,” Barmann said, “and the problems...

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Minnesota Math and Science Academy Students

Building STEM Skills

Students are building their STEM skills through an innovative curriculum at Minnesota Math and Science Academy. 

Preparing students for careers of the future involves matching student interests with robust curriculum. Students from the Minnesota Math and Science Academy are well...

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Girls in the Sisterhood Boutique

Sisterhood Boutique One Year Anniversary

In late February, Sisterhood Boutique celebrated it's first year in business! 

Sisterhood Boutique celebrated its first year of operation with a late-February Anniversary Weekend complete with discounts and refreshments. The boutique, originated by a group of East African women...

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Miski Abdulle

Courageous Woman Award

Brian Coyle Center's Miski Abdulle has been named the 2015 Courageous Woman by Augsburg College! 

Miski Abdulle’s dedicated service to immigrant women and the greater community was brought to center stage with the awarding of the 2015 Courageous Woman Award, an annual honor...

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FBI Leadership Award

Pillsbury United Communities is honored to be recognized by the FBI as the recipient of the Director's Community Leadership Award in Minneapolis.

On December 12th, FBI Minneapolis Special Agent in Charge, Richard T. Thornton, announced that Pillsbury United Communities would be the...

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U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson

Department of Homeland Security visits Brian Coyle Center

On Friday, Nov. 7th Brian Coyle Center hosted a community engagement round table discussion with U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson. 

As part of a series of community engagement meetings throughout the country, U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson, came to...

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Deadline Looms to Sign Up for Health Coverage without Penalty

By: Jackie Crosby March 10, 2014 11:52 am

With just a few weeks remaining before the gate closes on Minnesotans’ ability to buy health insurance for 2014, a full-court press is underway to sign people up...

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Telling Their Story

This story exemplifies the best of what Pillsbury United Communities can do.

Dear Friends,

Last week, the Star Tribune published an article on the Sisterhood Boutique Grand Opening, and we're excited to share it with you. We think the story exemplifies...

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Sisterhood boutique interns and leadership in the shop

Sisterhood Boutique Grand Opening Speech


Hello my name is Amano Dube. I am the Director of the Brian Coyle Center. Tonight, I am thrilled to stand in front of you and briefly talk about Sisterhood of Traveling Scarf and recognize those who made this a possibility....

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