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Minneapolis Promise Zone-Economic Development Coordinator
President Obama created the Promise Zone initiative to address the challenges of deep and persistent poverty. The Minneapolis Promise Zone is an overarching Economic Development strategy, implemented through the lens of racial equity. The goal is to build capacity for the City and its partners to transform distressed communities in North Minneapolis by improving community health & safety; increasing employment; improving educational outcomes; and increasing access to safe, affordable housing.
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Member Duties : The Economic Development Coordinator will work with a committee of community stakeholders and leaders to create and update a strategic plan to advance the goals of increasing economic development and employment for residents of the Promise Zone. Economic Development will serve at the core strategy of the Minneapolis Promise Zone.
Program Benefits : Transportation Assistance ,  Training . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Entrepreneur/Business . 
Skills :
Urban Planning ,  Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  Community Organization ,  Business/Entrepreneur . 
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Minneapolis Promise Zone-Economic Development Coordinator

Program Start/End Date
08/28/2017  -   08/27/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MINNESOTA  


Accepting Applications
From  04/18/2017  To  08/04/2017 

Contact Julianne Leerssen
1007 W Broadway Ave
Minneapolis   MN   55411
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 73513