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June 3 2018

Collaborative strategies to build tomorrow's workforce

At our recent thought leaders event, local business, education and government leaders came together for a unique cross-sector conversation about what’s at stake for our economy and our young people if we fail to bridge the employment gap.

May 14 2018

Audience surveys were highly favorable for our 2017-18 EDTalks series, which just concluded in April. These events brought together engaging speakers and more than 500 community members to learn, laugh and connect on issues impacting education and our young people.


January 22 2018

A National College Access Network interview focusing on our new Career Readiness Initiative

November 28 2017

Accenture, Best Buy, U.S. Bank and 57 other Twin Cities organizations are recognized for their outstanding support of our career and college readiness programs for Minneapolis students

September 12 2017

Danielle Grant, AchieveMpls President and CEO

At AchieveMpls, our vision is that all of our young people have full access to educational and career opportunities, resulting in a more equitable and vibrant Minneapolis.