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Register now for 2nd annual Communities Connections Conference

Feb. 25, 2014 (MINNEAPOLIS) Registration is now open for the 2nd Annual Community Connections Conference happening Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Minneapolis Convention Center. The conference is free to all participants.

This conference is specifically designed for neighborhood organizations, cultural communities, nonprofit organizations, City departments and residents to share best practices of neighborhood engagement. This year’s conference theme – Common Ground: A City That Works for All - aims to help attendees hone their organizational and communication skills, learn how to better work with and influence city government, and build broad-based efforts that involve all segments of our increasingly diverse spectrum of neighborhoods and community-at-large.

The conference includes a keynote address by Dr. Verna Cornelia Price, more than 35 workshops, and a post-conference social gathering. 

To register please visit the conference website:

Contact Cheyenne Brodeen at 612-673-3737 with questions or for more information.

Register for an Exhibitor Table

We invite you to present your ideas, experiences and knowledge as an exhibitor at the 2nd Annual Community Connections Conference.

The cost for an exhibitor space is free to neighborhood organizations and non-profits with operating budgets of $250,000 or less. The cost will be $100 for government, for-profit and large non-profit agencies. For more details and to register for an exhibit table, please download the exhibitor registration packet.

The 2nd Annual Communities Connections Conference is being planned by representatives from neighborhood organizations, the Neighborhood and Community Engagement Commission (NCEC) and City staff.


Published Feb 25, 2014