We are collecting NEW items needed to keep our youth warm this winter including hats, scarves, gloves, mittens, and even winter coats. All sizes and styles will be accepted. We are also collecting School Supplies.
In the Early Stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, there was an overwhelming amount of research regarding COVID-19 and
health outcomes for tobacco users. Knowing there are negative health impacts intertwined with COVID-19 and tobacco
users, we were curious to see if young people changed their usage due to the pandemic.
Families still have time to apply for additional food assistance benefits to help feed their children this summer when they are not receiving school lunches. Due to a deadline extension up to 150,000 families have until July 31 to apply for Pandemic-Electronic Benefit Transfer, also referred to as P-EBT.
We want to invite you to the upcoming 12th Annual Community Empowerment Through Black Men Healing Conference. The theme of the conference is the “Intersections of Community Health”. The objective will be to take a deeper look at issues like racial trauma, domestic violence, healthcare, policing, and their relationship to community health. The conference will also explore strategies that will lead to community empowerment and healing. We realize that a stronger, thriving African American community improves the health of the community and the society as a whole.
Free Fresh Food Fridays (formerly Outdoor Market): Free distribution of produce to the public.
NorthPoint’s drive-up COVID-19 testing by appointment is now available for: people with symptoms and people without symptoms that may have been exposed including, but not limited to protesters and essential workers.
Minnesota’s Eviction Moratorium Ends July 13 Minnesota currently has a moratorium on evictions. It was established by Governor Tim Walz as part of a series of Peacetime Emergency Declarations. The moratorium is scheduled to...
30 Days of Prayer: Healing the Heart of Our City is a month-long, African American-led collaborative where people of all faiths and good will can come together throughout the day for 8 minutes and 46 seconds of silent prayer/meditation to add a vital spiritual factor to all the strategic thinking, policy proposals and investments being considered.
HNC – July 2020 Monthly Newsletter | vol 21 issue 28
From Insight News: DEED announces $60M in grants available for small businesses demonstrating financial hardships due to COVID-19
Governor Tim Walz announced that The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) is now accepting applications for its Small Business Relief Grants Program which was approved by the Minnesota State Legislature and signed by Walz on June 16, 2020.
Today the Minneapolis Park and Recreation (MPRB) announced it will begin to reopen lesser used parkway sections that have been closed to allow more space for trail users to follow social distancing practices to prevent spreading COVID-19.