Monthly Archives: January 2014

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    Precinct Caucus: Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness Precinct Caucus: Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness

    Precinct Caucus: Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness

Precinct Caucus: Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness

Tuesday February 4 is precinct caucus night. This is the most local political party meeting. Neighbors gather to hear candidates, choose party delegates, and consider issues for their party’s platform. Precinct caucuses are a great way to meet your neighbors and be part of the civic process. You can […]

By |January 30, 2014|Advocacy, Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness|Comments Off on Precinct Caucus: Resolution to Prevent and End Homelessness
  • We hit our goal in under a week!
    Our Journey to 5,000 “Likes” on Facebook! Our Journey to 5,000 “Likes” on Facebook!

    Our Journey to 5,000 “Likes” on Facebook!

Our Journey to 5,000 “Likes” on Facebook!

Our Journey to 5,000 “Likes” on Facebook!

By: Kirsten Rokke, MCH intern

 We are elated with our 5,000 Facebook likes: […]

By |January 27, 2014|Advocacy|Comments Off on Our Journey to 5,000 “Likes” on Facebook!
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    Governor Dayton Proposes $50 Million for Housing Governor Dayton Proposes $50 Million for Housing

    Governor Dayton Proposes $50 Million for Housing

Governor Dayton Proposes $50 Million for Housing

Governor Dayton released his bonding bill proposal this morning: he included $50 million for affordable housing. This is a record. We are thrilled to see this commitment from Governor Dayton and praise his effort. Here’s his contact information – please consider writing a quick thank you note.

There’s more good news: Homes for All has a bill […]

By |January 15, 2014|Advocacy, Affordable Housing, Bonding, Homes for All, News|Comments Off on Governor Dayton Proposes $50 Million for Housing
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    Introducing Prosperity for All Campaign Introducing Prosperity for All Campaign

    Introducing Prosperity for All Campaign

Introducing Prosperity for All Campaign

After more than a decade of cuts and fighting harmful policies in MFIP, it’s time to propose an AFFIRMATIVE OPTION for families.

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The Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless merger with the Affirmative Options Coalition has culminated in the crea

By |January 10, 2014|Advocacy, MFIP, Prosperity for All, State policy|Comments Off on Introducing Prosperity for All Campaign
  • Photo by Deb Holman (Duluth)
    Homeless outreach during deadly cold snap Homeless outreach during deadly cold snap

    Homeless outreach during deadly cold snap

Homeless outreach during deadly cold snap

Outreach workers are asking for help to find the homeless during the deadly cold snap headed to Minnesota. Homeless people often find refuge hidden from the public – living in the woods, parks, shacks, even cars.  In the face of such dangerous temperatures, outreach workers need tips to find […]

By |January 3, 2014|homeless outreach|Comments Off on Homeless outreach during deadly cold snap