Report: Minneapolis Launching Program To Provide Stability To Hundreds Of Homeless StudentsMinneapolis is reportedly launching a pilot program to help hundreds of homeless students by providing rental assistance and access to social services in the hopes that the improved stability at home will lead to better success in the classroom.
Study: Number Of Homeless In Minnesota Tallied At Record HighHomelessness in Minnesota has reached a record high number, according to a new report that says more than 10,000 people in the state are living in shelters, encampments or on the streets.
Artists, Students Gather To Raise Awareness Of Twin Cities' HomelessUnion Gospel Mission says it works to address all of the issues people who come to them need.
Church Helps Homeless During Bitter Blast, Even Marries One CoupleSt. Andrew's Church has a long-term track record running homeless shelter for families in Oakdale and Hugo. This week they got a call from Washington County looking for help.
How Many Homeless Are On Minnesota's Cold Streets?More than 7,200 Minnesotans were homeless last year, including 300 veterans. Organizations like the VA, MAC-V and Simpson Housing work together to identify who need help.
Mpls. Clearing Out Homeless Camp Near Lake Of The IslesEfforts are underway to clear out a homeless encampment that sits in the heart of one of the most exclusive neighborhoods in Minneapolis.
Mpls. Homeless Encampment Closed, Temporary Center Now Housing 135The navigation center is made up of three heated structures, each of which can house up to 40 people.
Amazon CEO Giving $2.5M To Minneapolis Homeless NonprofitBillionaire Jeff Bezos has pledged $2.5 million to a Minneapolis nonprofit that helps the homeless.
People To Begin Moving From Homeless Encampment To Navigation CenterPeople living in a south Minneapolis homeless encampment will begin to move Tuesday into a nearby navigation center, a temporary structure of heated buildings that’ll provide shelter over the winter.
Another Fire Overnight At The Minneapolis Homeless CampSix or more tents were on fire when crews arrived. They quickly knocked down the flames, and no one was hurt.
Mpls. Mayor Wants To Fight Homelessness With Affordable HousingThe mayor of Minneapolis says he is committed to addressing homelessness in the city. Jacob Frey was part of a public meeting Tuesday held by city and Hennepin County officials. It is part of a national initiative to address homelessness and racial disparities.