Resources, Jobs & More: April 2022
Check out new and returning resources, jobs, community events, and more each month.
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.
Free Vehicle Diagnosis Parts and Repair Outdoor Event to help Minnesotans in need
Saturday, May 21 from 8AM to 8PM - Neill Park in Burnsville - 13501 Upton Ave S. Learn more and register 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.
Jobs & Paid Opportunities
United Renters for Justice / Inquilinxs Unidxs Por Justicia (IX) is hiring an Operations and Bookkeeping Organizer. Learn more and apply here.
The Minnesota Historical Society is now hiring for Program Facilitator positions at Historic Fort Snelling. Learn more and apply here.
The Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board is hiring for multiple positions. See all positions and apply here.
Hired is offering FREE Career Training in Medical Call Centers and Office Administration. Learn more and sign up here.
Events & More
The Hennepin History Museum invites you to April events including; Book Launch: Whiteness in Plain View: A History of Racial Exclusion in Minnesota on April 9th at 5:30 p.m., Community Care in Action: Mutual Aid Archival Exploration on Saturday, April 23, at 11 a.m., and Then & Now: A Community Conversation on Public Schools on Saturday, April 30, 10 am-12 p.m.
The Midtown Global Market invites you to Salsa Sunday on Sunday, April 10th from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Learn more here.
SuperMonster市City! explores pop culture by developing museum exhibitions and is presenting a new installation called Collecting Memories: A Love Story opening April 28 and running through May 8, 2022 at Squirrel Haus Arts, 3450 Snelling Ave, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55406. Learn more here.
Save the date: The 2022 Community Connections Conference will now be held Saturday, May 21. Learn more and make plans to attend 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.