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, August 4, 2021 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the launch of the MINNer Circle at Waldmann Brewery. Hear from our honorary chair, Global Minnesota President Mark Ritchie, as he shares more about the opportunity to become a charter member of this special group of leaders.

Sunday, July 11, 2021 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
We can't wait to see you at Popsicles in the Park, our first in-person event in over a year!

About this event

Join other international development professionals for some fun in the sun as we stay cool with popsicles and icebreakers.

Monday, May 24, 2021 - 5:00pm

Join MINN for a deep dive into the acclaimed 2020 Global Report. A panel of the report's authors will outline the main findings and what they can tell us about the state of Minnesota's international development scene. We'll also discuss the data collection practices and lessons learned which brought the report form idea to reality. 

Register HERE.

Saturday, June 26, 2021 - 9:00am to 11:00am

A global event to empower women from 15 to 30 years old

Saturday, May 1, 2021 - 9:00am to Tuesday, May 11, 2021 - 12:00am

SpringForwardMN is GiveMN's spring giving campaign. Similar to Give to the Max Day, you'll be able to donate to MINN to help us advance our mission of doing good, better and becoming a leader for international practitioners and supporters to learn, network and exchange professional expertise. Learn more here.