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    Make Your Voice Heard: H4A Action Needed! Make Your Voice Heard: H4A Action Needed!

    Make Your Voice Heard: H4A Action Needed!

Make Your Voice Heard: H4A Action Needed!

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Friends –
Thank you for the calls you have made this legislative session to ensure the Homes for All agenda made it into conference committees! We would not have gotten to this place without […]

By |April 25, 2017|Advocacy|Comments Off on Make Your Voice Heard: H4A Action Needed!
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    Tribal Blog: AICHO in St. Paul Tribal Blog: AICHO in St. Paul

    Tribal Blog: AICHO in St. Paul

Tribal Blog: AICHO in St. Paul

American Indian Youth Digital Art Exhibit Featured at the Department of Human Services, AICHO youth take to the Capitol at MCH’s Homeless Day on the Hill and AICHO’s In-district meeting with Representative Liz Olson. 


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By |April 19, 2017|Advocacy|Comments Off on Tribal Blog: AICHO in St. Paul
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    Why We Show Up: Reflection on Homeless Day on the Hill Why We Show Up: Reflection on Homeless Day on the Hill

    Why We Show Up: Reflection on Homeless Day on the Hill

Why We Show Up: Reflection on Homeless Day on the Hill

HECUA student and MCH intern, Emma KlinglerThere’s something thrilling about seeing the halls of the Senate Office Building teeming with people. Running between rooms during Homeless Day on the Hill, I overheard numerous conversations from people who had just finished speaking with their legislators, […]

By |April 3, 2017|Advocacy|Comments Off on Why We Show Up: Reflection on Homeless Day on the Hill
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    Prosperity for All Action: Bois Forte Community Prosperity for All Action: Bois Forte Community

    Prosperity for All Action: Bois Forte Community

Prosperity for All Action: Bois Forte Community

The Prosperity for All 2017 legislative request supports a $100 per month increase in Minnesota Family

LeAnn Littlewolf, Tribal Organizer in Duluth, MN—Constituents from the Bois Forte Tribal Nation community recently met with Senator Thomas Bakk (Senate District 03) to speak about the importance of the Minnesota Family Investment […]

By |February 23, 2017|Advocacy|Comments Off on Prosperity for All Action: Bois Forte Community

Housing for All Minnesotans Day

Governor Mark Dayton Proclaims January 20th as Housing for All Minnesotans Day

At the Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless we know that where we live impacts everything, and everyone deserves a safe, decent, affordable place to call home. Governor Mark Dayton agrees as he has proclaimed January 20th to be Housing […]

By |January 20, 2017|Advocacy|Comments Off on Housing for All Minnesotans Day
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    Transitions at MCH and Hiring Our Next Communications Director Transitions at MCH and Hiring Our Next Communications Director

    Transitions at MCH and Hiring Our Next Communications Director

Transitions at MCH and Hiring Our Next Communications Director

After more than five years at MCH, two senior staff, Kenza Hadj-Moussa and Dan Kitzberger, are saying goodbye. Kenza will move into the role of Communications Director at TakeAction Minnesota. Dan will be the Legislative Director for the Direct Care and Treatment Administration at the Minnesota Department of Human […]

By |January 13, 2017|Advocacy|Comments Off on Transitions at MCH and Hiring Our Next Communications Director
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    Join us for the Homes for All Week of Action! Join us for the Homes for All Week of Action!

    Join us for the Homes for All Week of Action!

Join us for the Homes for All Week of Action!

We are excited to announce the Homes for All Week of Action! The legislative session started and it’s time to advocate. Over the coming months, lawmakers will put together a new state budget. Important decisions will be made that affect thousands of Minnesotans who need a stable, affordable place […]

By |January 11, 2017|Advocacy, Homes for All|Comments Off on Join us for the Homes for All Week of Action!
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    Two Days at the MCH Annual Conference Two Days at the MCH Annual Conference

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Two Days at the MCH Annual Conference

My experience at the MCH Annual Conference

By Brenda Sanchez Murillo (HECUA Intern)

Kirsten (Media & Development Associate) and I cruised down to Rochester Monday night while listening to our favorite jams. Listening to music typically tends to make me feel familiar and comfortable, and I […]

By |October 19, 2016|Advocacy|Comments Off on Two Days at the MCH Annual Conference
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    No special session, no bonding bill No special session, no bonding bill

    No special session, no bonding bill

No special session, no bonding bill

A special session is off the table. The Governor and House Majority Leaders failed to reach a negotiation that would resurrect the Legislature’s work this year. A lot of funding was at stake for Minnesotans experiencing homelessness. Both chambers passed a bonding bill that included $45 million for housing. […]

By |August 22, 2016|Advocacy, Bonding, Homes for All, State Capitol, State policy, Voting|Comments Off on No special session, no bonding bill
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    Three Questions To Ask Candidates Three Questions To Ask Candidates

    Three Questions To Ask Candidates

Three Questions To Ask Candidates

Updated August 22, 2016
This year, every seat in the Minnesota Legislature is up for election. As lawmakers and candidates hit the campaign trail, it’s important that they hear from you about housing and homelessness. What you share with candidates influences their priorities and decision making. It’s just as important […]

By |July 25, 2016|Advocacy, Voting|Comments Off on Three Questions To Ask Candidates