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12.10.2019 -

Emerson & West Broadway: A Community Crossroads

The intersection of Emerson and West Broadway in North Minneapolis is a crossroads of opportunity. EMERGE and Cookie Cart on one corner. Across the street: Urban Homeworks and Juxtaposition Arts. On the opposite corner you’ll find the West Broadway Business and Area Coalition. Get to know these organizations and how they're creating opportunities ...

Growing Taproots

This LISC research report provides rigorous evidence about the impact of our investments, and the work of both community organizations and “anchor institutions.” In South Minneapolis, strong community partnerships and commitments from hospitals and corporations stabilized and boosted home values, without contributing to accelerating prices and gentrification.

Meet the 2020 Rubinger Fellows

Dr. Eric Anthony Johnson, Community Development Director for the City of Bloomington, is one of this year’s winners of the Michael Rubinger Community Fellowship award. The members of this third cohort of the program are passionately committed to leveling barriers that stand in the way of equity for our country’s most vulnerable populations.