NENA Mission: To better the quality of life and build a sense of community pride ...
What will Nokomis East look like in 20 years? How will it accommodate commercial, housing, and other resource needs as Minneapolis grows? The City of Minneapolis Comprehensive Plan covers issues such as housing, job creation, the design of new buildings, and how we use our streets. Minneapolis 2040, the next Comprehensive Plan, will be used […]
In November 2017, NENA completed the nonprofit review process and was awarded the prestigious The Accountability Standards® by the Charities Review Council verifying our commitment to upholding transparency, accountability and excellence. The Standards serve as a framework for building celebrated and productive relationships between nonprofits, donors, and the general public. With these Standards, the Council builds […]
In November, Jerome Evans of the Minnehaha neighborhood was appointed to fill a recently vacated At Large seat on the Board of Directors. Jerome is a part of the NENA’s Finance and Fundraising Committee and leads the Events Team. Jerome shared, “My experiences in the neighborhood has been profoundly positive! I moved to Minneapolis from Atlanta and, […]
NENA is seeking applicants for the vacant Morris Park neighborhood Board seat. Applications are due on January 11, 2018. NENA is a growing community-based nonprofit organization serving four unique, welcoming neighborhoods with over 14,600 residents and dozens of businesses in the southeast corner of Minneapolis. NENA is dedicated to bettering the quality of life and […]
For the 19th year, NENA and the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board will be holding the annual Night Before New Year’s Eve party. This family fun event has something for everyone. Come enjoy the food, games and music and bring in the New Year with your friends and neighbors. This year we’ll have games for the […]
NENA is offering two new grants for Nokomis Area businesses: the Marketing Matching Grant and the Business Partnerships Grant. The goals of these grant projects are to provide support for Nokomis East business districts, encourage business partnerships, and increase local customer traffic to our businesses. Nokomis East Marketing Matching Grant Businesses seeking to update their […]