Greater Minneapolis Community Connections (GMCC - formerly Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches) serves mothers, fathers, kids and elders in the Twin Cities area and throughout greater Minnesota. Our core mission is uniting people of faith, serving people in need. We strive to prevent hunger, provide a positive foundation for youth, encourage cultural diversity, and pursue the end of poverty. 

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Minnesota FoodShare addresses food insecurity and poverty by engaging communities throughout the state via education and state and federal advocacy efforts. Minnesota FoodShare also provides resources to Minnesota food shelves through the annual Minnesota FoodShare March Campaign.
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Urban Immersions creates and facilitates trainings and immersions focused on educating participants about the complexities and root causes of poverty and social justice issues within our communities.  
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Kinship of Greater Twin Cities believes that every young person needs a role model. Kinship youth are matched with community mentors who foster supportive, holistic, and authentic relationships. Kinship believes that the mentoring relationship is a mutually beneficial opportunity for all parties to grow. Kinship commits to providing resources and opportunities for youth and their families throughout the greater Twin Cities.

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We offer a wide range of opportunities for both individuals and groups of all sizes. We'd love to have you join our team! 



As we focus on serving those in need, we'd love to have your help. Any level of support helps us serve those who need it most.


Metro Paint-A-Thon transitioned to Hearts & Hammers as of October 2018. Learn more about the transition here or visit www.metropaintathon.org.