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2020 Community Connections Conference: We count.

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Minneapolis Convention Center

1301 2nd Avenue South

Hall A, Lower Level

Minneapolis, MN 55403

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-Para registrarse en español, comuníquese con Erica o Rebekah al 612-673-3737 (entre las horas de 8 a.m. y 4 p.m.)
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This conference is a free, public event that brings together residents of Minneapolis, community groups, neighborhoods and decision-makers to connect, learn and address community issues.

View the breakout session descriptions at minneapolismn.gov/connectionsconf.

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The conference will feature:

  • Free food
  • Performances by local artists
  • Family friendly, pickup soccer and goody bags for the first 100 kids
  • Bilingual community dialogues on topics including crime prevention and recovering lost wages due to wage theft
  • Resources for maintaining or purchasing a home
  • Job training opportunities and small business assistance
  • Health and addiction treatment resources
  • Free and low cost legal aid
  • Information about elections and a preview of the 2020 census questions
  • Presentations and success stories from organizations doing census outreach and voter registration

Find out more about the conference, lunch vendors and exhibitors as information becomes available at: minneapolismn.gov/connectionsconf.

This year’s theme will be “We count,” a call to action to get involved in decision-making through things like getting counted in the US census, voting, joining an advisory committee or neighborhood board, learning about important local issues and City policies or volunteering.

Free rides on MetroTransit for conference attendees on Feb. 1, 2020 here.

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Minneapolis Convention Center

1301 2nd Avenue South

Hall A, Lower Level

Minneapolis, MN 55403

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