Vikings Award First George Floyd Memorial Scholarship To Southwest H.S. Graduate Meredith Kol-BalfourThis week, the Minnesota Vikings announced several social justice initiatives. And the team revealed they chose Southwest High School graduate Meredith Kol-Balfour as the inaugural George Floyd Memorial Scholarship recipient.
Minnesota Vikings Detail How $1 Million Will Be Spent On Social JusticeThe Minnesota Vikings announced Tuesday that the team is investing nearly $1 million in social justice efforts focusing on voter education and registration, criminal justice and law enforcement reform, and the teaching of Black history.
Minnesota Vikings End Stadium Practice With Statement For Social JusticeThe Vikings took their first steps on the artificial turf Friday afternoon since the end of the last regular season. Once the scrimmage was finished, coach Mike Zimmer and a few players addressed the media about the team's initiatives to pursue social justice.
Timberwolves, Lynx Launch Social Justice Content SeriesThe Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx have launched a social justice content series with the players to help drive conversations.
3M Open To Support COVID-19 And Social Justice Initiatives This Year3M Open officials on Wednesday announced its 2020 charitable giving efforts will be directed largely towards supporting COVID-19 and social justice initiatives.
MEA Weekend Focuses On Closing The Achievement GapWhile students have the rest of the week off, some Minnesota teachers are going back to the classroom for the annual MEA conference.