Posts Tagged: Volunteers of America

Community Meal Next Wednesday, July 31st

Free Community Meal at Minnehaha Communion Lutheran Church (4101 37th Ave S) Wednesday July 31st, 6-7:30pm. Every month there is a 5th Wednesday the Volunteers of America make a meal free of charge for the Longfellow Community. This is a great opportunity to meet your neighbors, eat tasty food from locally sourced gardens, and be… Read more »

LCC and Volunteers of America Win 9th Ward Award for 2012 Project of the Year

Collaboration between the Volunteers of America and the Longfellow Community Council garnered high praise from a member of the Minneapolis City Council in January. Ninth Ward Councilman Gary Schiff presented the Neighborhood Project of the Year Award to the groups for their 2012 work together to boost the economic health of the community. The groups… Read more »

LCC Partners with VOA Residential Reentry Center to Create Community Garden Plot

Minnehaha Community Garden

Written by Charise Canales, LCC intern The Longfellow Community Council (LCC) and Volunteers of America (VOA) have joined forces in order to more successfully reintegrate the residents from the VOA Residential Reentry Center on Lake Street into the community.¬†Harvest Moon Backyard Farmers, Minnehaha Community Lutheran Church,¬†and Gandhi Mahal Restaurant are also helping with the project…. Read more »