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. 

2016 Annual Report here
2016 Individual giving report here
2017 Annual Program Report here

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 training’s 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 kid needs a role model. Kinship kids are matched with community mentors who foster supportive, holistic, and authentic relationships. Additionally, Kinship connects youth and their families with opportunities and resources throughout the greater Twin Cities. Website →


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.