Resources, Events, Jobs & More: June 2022
Updated: Jun 3
Check out new and returning resources, jobs, community events, and more each month.
Jobs & Paid Opportunities
The Gutherie Theatre is hiring for multiple positions. Learn more and apply here.
Minnesota 8 (MN8) is hiring! Learn more and apply here.
Pillsbury United Communities is hiring a Youth Media Specialist for KRSM radio. Learn more and apply here.
The Alliance is hiring an Office and Events Coordinator. Learn more and apply here.
East Phillips Improvement Coalition is hiring an Outreach Worker. Learn more and apply here.
HomeHelpMN is offered through Minnesota Housing to help if you have fallen behind on your mortgage or other housing-related expenses due to the pandemic. Learn more and apply here.
Minnesota has a streamlined application for benefits such as cash, food, emergency housing, and child care assistance. Learn more and apply here.
Utility assistance is available through the Energy Assistance Program. Learn more and apply here.
All youth programs and sports are free beginning this summer at 17 Minneapolis parks and facilities. Learn more and register here.
Minnesotans can order two test kits per home (for a total of four tests) at Order your free at-home rapid tests. The website includes information on at-home rapid testing, a video demonstration and FAQ on how to use the iHealth COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test, and a link to place orders with the state’s fulfillment partner, Care Evolution.
Find free COVID-19 Vaccines and community testing sites here.
SBA’s Emerging Leaders Program is now accepting applications in the greater metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul. Emerging Leaders is a 6-month intensive training program that helps small business owners get unstuck and take their business to the next level. Learn more here.
CURA's Neighborhood Organizing and Leadership program is looking for Black, Indigenous and People of Color to participate in a free training to support and assist them on their journey toward leadership. Learn more here.
Events & More
Hennepin County Library is holding a series of Juneteenth activities and celebrations from June 12th to June 18th. Learn more about each event and make plans to attend here.
Celebrate Juneteenth at Midtown Global Market on Saturday, June 18th from 12 - 3 PM. Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865. Enjoy music, activities and food at the Market.
Join the community in celebrating Juneteenth in 2022 at activities throughout the week of June 13 with the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board. See a listing of all events here.
The Conflict Resolution Center is holding to bring to light that which is hidden and find impactful ways of creating change. join them for DIED IN JAIL Community Conversations June 6, 13, and 20 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Learn more and register here.
The 50th annual Twin Cities Pride Festival will be held at Loring Park in Minneapolis June 25 – 26, 2021 and will feature local BIPOC and LGBTQ+ vendors, food courts, a beer garden, and music stages. Twin Cities Pride Festival is a CELEBRATION of the LGBTQ+ Community and ALL LGBTQ+ people and allies are welcome! As always, Twin Cities Pride Festival is FREE! Learn more here.
New from HOUR CAR, Evie Carshare: here to make the air cleaner, community closer, and future even brighter. Over 170 all-electric, renewably-powered vehicles in communities across Saint Paul and Minneapolis providing trips by the minute, hour, or day. Join now for $1 with code EvieMSP and get $25 drive credit. Valid through 7/1/22. Learn more here.
Learn more about serving on the Seward Co-op Board of Directors! Candidate information sessions will be held prior to board meetings on May 31, June 28 and July 26. Learn more here. Register for the May Info Session here.
After a break in 2020 and a limited run in 2021, Open Streets Minneapolis is back with a full season of events for 2022, including Open Streets East Lake on Saturday, Aug. 13.! Learn more and find all dates here.