Join the Economic Development Association of MN (EDAM) for intensive training in the basic concepts, methods and strategies of local economic development. The course is designed for those new to the field, as well as those seeking to deepen their knowledge and skills. Register here. Apply for a scholarship.
Jul 30 | Hennepin County Supportive Housing Conversation
Aug 6 | Eviction Expungement Clinic
Aug 21-23 | MN Indian Housing Conference
Join tribal leaders, housing and human services professionals, and government officials at Treasure Island Casino to learn and discuss a range of housing-related issues including home ownership, affordable rental housing, tax credits, tenant relations, and housing issues faced by the homeless and veterans. Register here!
Oct 3-5 | 2019 Rural Arts & Culture Summit
Hosted by the Center for Small Towns, the Rural Arts and Culture Summit is a biannual, practitioner-driven gathering that celebrates and expands the field of rural arts-based community development by providing a space for learning, relationship building and celebration about the role of art and creativity in building strong, healthy and resilient rural communities. This year's Summit will take place in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Learn more and register.
2019 | Upcoming Community Development Workshops
MHP's Housing Institute is underway! The Housing Institute convenes leaders from a city or region to tackle a community development project that addresses a pressing local need. MHP's technical assistance team provides training, guidance, and facilitates peer-to-peer learning throughout the 18-month process. Learn more here.