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NENA is thrilled to announce the newest addition to our staff. Lauren Hazenson will join us as the new Program and Communication Manager on March 1, 2017. A lifelong lover of nonprofits and the Twin Cities community, Lauren discovered her passion for volunteering and local service when her parents took her to Alliance of the Streets Minneapolis […]
The NENA Board of Directors has scheduled a General Membership meeting on Monday, March 6, 2017, to present the next steps of the strategic planning process. In December 2015, the Board passed the 2016-2018 Strategic Plan, and over the past year, has made significant progress. As part of the Strategic Plan, NENA has developed a […]
Are you interested in gardening, building community and raising food for good local causes? You should attend the first meeting! Help our neighborhood add a third community garden – this one will grow food for you and for local food shelves. St James Episcopal Church on Minnehaha Parkway is expanding the onsite garden and is […]
The Longfellow Community Council, the Standish-Ericsson Neighborhood Association and the Nokomis East Neighborhood Association are co-hosting a community information and input session on March 2, 2017. Come and learn more about the Riverview Corridor and plans for 46th Street from the Ramsey County Regional Railroad Authority. The public meeting is from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. […]
Update: And the winner is … Jakob Gant with his amazingly delicious Creamy White Chili in a Crock-Pot! It was a fun evening with many of our Nokomis East neighbors for the First Nokomis East Crock-Pot Cook-Off. This great event raised money for NENA’s work in our community such as the Bossen Renters Fair, the […]
On March 1, 2017, NENA’s Housing, Commercial and Streetscape Committee is launching a new program to help homeowners with small exterior projects and front lawn projects. Sign up for the Curb Appeal Grant Lottery and get your upcoming project entered to win a matching grant up to $500! The deadline to enter is May 12, […]