Posts Tagged: community engagement

Community Voices: St. Paul’s Rondo Neighborhood, Moving Forward


“It’s a powerful experience to give voice to people who aren’t heard on their terms, sitting in their neighborhood and from their point of view on ways they are moving forward following this story.” – Kate Moos, Director, News Content Development Philando Castile, a 32-year-old black man, was killed during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights,… Read more »

The Power of Listening: Audience, Employees, and Community Partners Tackle Women’s Financial Security

Participants in the Women Empowering Women workshop on financial security were recruited through MPRNews’ Public Insight Network and the National Association of Black Accountants Twin Cities Chapter.  “I loved the diversity represented not just racially but the diversity in financial status as well,” commented Jess Miller, a 37-year-old who specializes in learning and development in the finance industry.

Written by Linda Miller Director, Network Journalism and Inclusion MPR News recently partnered with the Twin Cities chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) to host Women Empowering Women: A Conversation About Financial Security at MPR’s UBS Forum in downtown St. Paul. The idea for the June 29 event came from a Public Insight Network questionnaire that… Read more »