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.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Join the fun at Day Block Brewing Company as MINN partners with Global Minnesota in rebooting their young professionals networking series. Try your hand at international-themed trivia, network with others interested in what’s happening in the world, and enjoy a pint on us. Build a team with friends and colleagues or join one that evening. Registration is 10$ and includes one drink ticket and appetizers, including Day Block’s made-from-scratch specialty pizza.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Join us for a fun social/networking event open to all graduate level students at local universities/ colleges, whom are interested in international work. We're inviting current students in international development, public health, social work, nonprofit management, human rights, public policy programs (and others!) to meet for a couple hours of great beer and great conversation. This is a networking opportunity to meet other students with similar goals and interests

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm

Join MINN  on Tuesday, August 21 at 5:00pm for a Talk and Tour of The Improve Group to get an in-depth look at the organization in a small group setting. The agenda includes an overview of the organization by Leah Goldstein Moses, Founder and CEO, and a private tour of their office

Friday, August 10, 2018 - 7:30am to 8:30am

Join MINN members (and those thinking about joining) for coffee on Friday, August 10 from 7:30-8:30 a.m. at Common Roots Cafe in Uptown.

Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Make sure your organization's stories reach the right people. In this interactive session, learn to harness social media to reach new audiences, build partnerships and advocate for a cause. Discover what's not working in your current approach--and how to use social media content, strategy and measurement to achieve communications, fundraising and advocacy goals on a budget.