MINN Sponsored and Other Local Events

There are many great events in the Twin Cities for practitioners interested in international nongovernmental work! We try to keep up on these events and post them here. On this page, you will also find MINN-hosted events. If there is an event that you would like to see posted here, please fill out this form.

With co-sponsorship, MINN can help promote or put on an event! Get answers about the different kinds of co-sponsorship, what they involve, and their benefits here.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 - 5:00pm to 8:30pm

MINN's Education Committee and the University of St. Thomas are collaborating to produce MINN Getting Hired, a fun-filled evening with activities that will help increase your visibility as a potential candidate for international jobs and provide insider tips on getting hired. This is our third year hosting this event, and last year, over 90 people attended this free event, who were either entering or transitioning into the international field.

Networking at the MINN Getting Hired event

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Where: The Local - 931 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55402

Come join MINN at The Local on Wednesday, September 23rd from 7-8:30pm.
Members of the MINN Board as well as each committee will be joining together to talk about the work that they do within the organization and their experience as a MINN volunteer! MINN will host a selection of appetizers to compliment the great drinks that The Local has to offer. No need to RSVP. Everyone is welcome!

Thursday, September 10, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Where: Hearts and Ivy Studio, 3112 W 28th St, Minneapolis, MN 55416

On Thursday evening September 10th you are invited to join MINN board members as we host the first of a casual series of fundraising events.

Hosted at a local studio and garden near Lake Calhoun, this event will have a few speakers highlight why MINN is important in our community and ask for your help in growing it. The rest of the evening will be yours to enjoy with friends and colleagues.

MINN Fundraiser Garden Party

Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Minnehaha Park, 4801 South Minnehaha Park Drive, Wabun G Picnic Site, Minneapolis, MN 55417

It's time for MINN's Annual Global Potluck! Join us at Minnehaha Park for FREE grilling, lawn games and networking fun! Come to Minnehaha Park to meet members of MINN, enjoy the beautiful weather, and eat delicious food.

For more details and to RSVP, visit our event page at Eventbrite.

MINN (Minnesota International NGO Network) Global Potluck

Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

American Refugee Committee, 615 1st Avenue Northeast, #500, Minneapolis, MN 55413

Save the date for Thursday, August 20, 2015 from 6-8 pm as MINN hosts a discussion on Lessons Learned from the 2014 Ebola Outbreak. Speakers will be highlighting topics such as: response from Minnesota and health administrations, on the ground aid, West African Community involvement and what's next as Ebola-affected communities rebuild. The event will be sponsored by and held at the American Refugee Committee.