In a remarkable act of generosity, global philanthropist MacKenzie Scott has donated $3 million to Twin Cities R!SE, marking the largest single gift in our organization’s history. This transformative donation will enable us to accelerate our ambitious strategic plan and our mission of empowering individuals facing significant barriers to employment. “We are humbled and inspired

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CRAVE Cares and Round Up America

Twin Cities R!SE is CRAVE Cares January partner! CRAVE is proudly committed to supporting the communities they serve and have selected Twin Cities R!SE as their January non-profit partner. When you order from the CRAVE Cares menu or “Round Up” your check, you support Twin Cities R!SE in our mission to transform lives out of

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R!SE UP: It\’s Never Too Late!

Nunlock B.,  mother of five, sat down to talk to us about her journey at TCR.  What brought you to Twin Cities R!SE? I wanted to change my career and be successful for my kids. And to show my kids that it is never too late to follow your dream.

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In Remembrance~ Keith Simons

We share the heavy news that our beloved Empowerment Institute Director, Keith Simons, passed away on July 26, 2017. Please join us in sending your thoughts and prayers to Keith\’s family. We are a strong and empowered group here at TCR in large part because of Keith’s courage , strength, and

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R!SE UP: Jacqueline\’s Triumph

You can’t help but smile when you meet Jacqueline. There is a presence about her that is the embodiment of joy.  According to her, this was not the case before she enrolled at Twin Cities R!SE. How has your Transformation been since coming to Twin Cities R!SE? “When I started

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LRT Build Graduates!

Graduation day for construction students Light rail expansion is still in the planning stages, but some students are ready to help build it. Sixteen graduated from a construction apprentice program Friday at North Hennepin Community College. Family and friends packed the Grand Hall to celebrate students who completed the 10

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R!SE UP: A New Beginning

SEE ME RISE- Davis\’s Journey Growing up in a single parent home, Davis moved around a lot. His father was not involved in his life, in fact, the first time that he met his father was at the age of 18 in a hospital room as his father was passing

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Jobs training program starts for Bottineau light rail!

If you want to work on future light rail construction projects in the Twin Cities, there are some potential opportunities. An orientation program started Monday in Minneapolis for unemployed or underemployed residents. There were 40 people at the inaugural seminar, which is part of a 10-week program that began at

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