There are countless ways to get involved – from volunteering for an upcoming event to joining the Board of Directors.
Please contact Lauren Hazenson, NENA’s Program and Communication Manager at (612) 724-5652 or email email@example.com if you would like more information about volunteering with NENA.
NENA Board of Directors & Committees
Interested in learning more about serving on the NENA Board of Directors?
NENA has committees made up of neighborhood volunteers. Consider attending a meeting to learn more.
Bossen Area Door Knocking
NENA works with Nokomis East tenants to advance their immediate demands on repair needs, affordability and management practices. Interested in getting involved? We go out each week and volunteers are always appreciated. We need Spanish, Somali and English speakers.
Build your community by volunteering! We are looking for outreach volunteers to dedicate 2-5 hours a month to volunteer at events in the neighborhood. This is a great chance for you to meet your neighbors, develop your outreach skills, and make a difference in your community. To find out how you can become an outreach volunteer, contact Tyra Payer at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Community Snapshot page here.
Volunteering at Neighborhood Events
NENA is always looking for volunteers for our annual neighborhood events including:
- Annual Garage Sale – June
- National Night Out – August
- Minneapolis Monarch Festival – First Saturday after Labor Day
- Night Before New Year’s Eve – December 30th
Volunteering at Gardens
Whether you are new to gardening or a seasoned green thumb, there is a spot for you at our three community gardens:
Requests for Support
There are many organizations and individuals working on projects in and around the Nokomis East area. Review NENA’s Policy which provides clear guidance on how NENA may be of support to these efforts. Please contact Becky Timm, Executive Director for more information and discuss your idea. Call (612) 724-5652 or email email@example.com .