Building on Dreams

We invite you to build on dreams with us during our 4th Annual Building on Dreams Breakfast presented by Alerus Mortgage. Coffee will be served at 7:30 a.m., and our compelling program and complimentary breakfast will start at 8:00 a.m. The program will end promptly at 9:00 a.m. Listen to the dreams of an Avenues’ youth and watch our newest …

Creative Community Responses to Youth Homelessness

Youth homelessness in the United States is an under-reported crisis. The statistics are truly startling. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, as many as 1.6 million children are presently homeless. In Minnesota where I am a youth worker there are over 4,000 youth 16-21 experiencing homelessness on any given night. Youth-specific shelter beds in Minnesota are …

Fundraising Events in January

NO HOUSE TO CALL MY HOME | A Reading & Community Discussion JANUARY 30, 2016 3-4:30pm Shir Tikvah | 1360 W Minnehaha Pkwy, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419 Tickets: nohousetocallmyhome.eventbrite.com Reading by Ryan Berg from his new book, No House to Call My Home (Nation Books) with Comments by Senator Scott Dibble & Rabbi Michael Latz Each $25 ticket includes: Copy of …