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December 9 2016

AchieveMpls Media Release

“Stepping Up: The Top K-12 Education Foundations in the Nation” ranks AchieveMpls among the top 5 in the nation for two consecutive years

December 8 2016

Twenty community members joined us at our Washburn Career & College Center to learn how they can help students get ready for careers and post-secondary education.

December 6 2016

STEP-UP is one of the country’s premiere youth employment programs, serving Minneapolis youth who face some of the greatest barriers to employment, including youth from low income families, youth of color, youth from recent immigrant families, and youth with disabilities. 

November 9 2016

AchieveMpls has lost one of its dearest friends and strongest champions with the death of Todd Klingel, former President and CEO of the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce. 

November 3 2016

by Southwest Journal 

Girls Who Code CEO Reshma Saujani - our 2016 Education Partners Luncheon keynote speaker - is trying to get more girls into computer-related fields. She's profiled in this story by reporter Nate Gotlieb.