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October 6 2018

Step Up alum Nahom Kebede's inspiring speech at our Evening of Excellence

October 1 2018

This new award recognizes individuals who demonstrate leadership and commitment to our work through outstanding contributions of time or resources, and who go above and beyond to further our mission.

September 26 2018

The most important factor in a young person's success is a consistent relationship with a caring adult. Mentors are an integral part of our programs and this annual award recognizes outstanding mentorship by an AchieveMpls volunteer.

September 18 2018

At The Fair School Downtown, our CCC Coordinator Lisa Dornacker is meeting one-on-one with each senior to make sure they're on track for great opportunities after graduation.

September 12 2018

A new grant from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation will strengthen career and college readiness programs in Minneapolis