May 7 | Public hearing on Minnesota Housing's 2019 Action Plan
May 15 | 9th Annual Art 4 Shelter
At this Minneapolis event, $35 buys more than original artwork. It also ensures someone experiencing homelessness has shelter for a night. Learn more.
May 17 | Holding the Line: Actualizing Equity in Transit Oriented Development
Join the Alliance to explore how organizers have mobilized — and are mobilizing — to integrate affordable housing, economic development and other equity issues into the visions and implementation of impending transit investments. Register here.
May 21 | The Impacts of Parking Reform in the Twin Cities
Join the Metro Transit TOD Office on May 21st at 8:00 am for a look at the experiences of parking reform in the Twin Cities region. Register here.
May 22-23 | (Online educational opportunity) Intro Housing Finance Web Course
Join the Council of Development Finance Agencies on May 22 and 23 from 12-5pm EDT for an introduction to housing, the diverse capital sources layered into housing deals, and case studies from across the country that will show how investment in an effective housing strategy can drive the success of local economic development. Register here.
Jun 3-4 | National Housing & Rehabilitation Association Asset Management Conference
Jun 10 | Using Minnesota Compass to Make Data-Informed Decisions
Join the Wilder Foundation for a free workshop to learn about why and how using state data from Minnesota Compass can help you make informed decisions in your work. 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.