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Join our equity journey today! An annual $5.1 billion wage disparity gap is the impact of under employing foreign born Minnesotans. Watch now to learn how we can work together so all Minnesotans can prosper.
Our heartfelt gratitude to Charles Dwamina, Miata Getaweh, Jude Nnadi, Georgette Gray and Jackson George Jr. for sharing your lived experiences!
Thank you Adam Foster Jacobs for designing and producing our videos.
Photos often speak louder than words. Follow Prosperity Ready as we work with our community to get a pilot program up and running!
Thank you Annie Warnke for the wonderful photos of our Friend Raiser.
Thank you Jackson George, Jr., Founder and President of STRATEGY AFRICA, INC for an informative and insightful session on how to build an inclusive and trusting relationships with African Immigrants. Prosperity Ready learned a great deal of valuable information from your workshop!
Honored to be part of Humphrey School of Public Affairs Equity Works Leadership Institute. Great kickoff with a wonderful co-hort group and outstanding facilitators Rosalva Hernandez and Liz Kaufman. Highly recommend my corporate HR colleagues check out this program! #prosperityready #diversity #equitymatters #leadership
August 2019 Meeting with the Bush Foundation
Thank you Duchesne Drew, Community Network Vice President for Bush Foundation. Georgette Gray, Executive Director of Organizations for Liberians in MN and Lisa Perez, Founder and CEO of Prosperity Ready greatly appreciate your insight as we pursue funding for our African Immigrant Career Development pilot
Thank you Steven Paprocki, President of Access Philanthropy for helping Prosperity Ready along our journey to be donor ready! We highly recommend Steve and his organization of experts for those seeking to be the most effective and efficient when building relationship with donors.
Thank you Minnesota Council of Nonprofits for another outstanding day of learning and networking! Prosperity Ready is grateful for the opportunities to help grow our organization. Attending your learning events is always a worthwhile investment for us.
July 2019 UST mini MBA
Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks? So grateful to be at my alma mater, University of St. Thomas, Opus School of Business, to earn a mini MBA in non profit management. Thank you D.E.E.D. and Nancy Fraasch, at the C.L.I.M.B. program for funding this incredible learning opportunity for me. Have already learned a great deal to help Prosperity Ready be a more effective organization.
July 2019 OLM Gala
Thank you Georgette Gray, Executive Director for the Organization of Liberians in MN, for inviting Prosperity Ready to the 172nd Liberian Independence Day gala! We had a wonderful evening celebrating with the community. And, great to meet you Rep. Dean Phillips.
July 2019 MCN Grant Writing training
Thank you Minnesota Council of Nonprofits for outstanding Beginner Grant Writing training! Jo Lum had many nuggets of helpful information in addition to very solid materials, tools and examples. Learned a great deal to help Prosperity Ready grow!
Networking at the "U"
Thank you Stephanie Jacobs, Executive Director of the Humphrey School of Public Affairs for a great networking meeting. Prosperity Ready appreciates your expertise and support!
Thank you Adam Naryka, MBA, President of Eagle Group of Minnesota Veterans, Inc. for a great meeting. Looking forward to continuing discussions on how to support building ready now veteran immigrant talent. Prosperity Ready is honored to help support those who serve our country.
Thank you Carley Kammerer, Executive Director of Wildflyer Coffee, for a great meeting. Thank you for your work in employing homeless youth in your coffee business. Looking forward to helping advance our organizations' missions by sharing ideas and learnings along the journey!
Help Carley with her fund raiser by clicking the picture or the link ( https://wildflyercoffee.com/bike-team )
Every penny helps a homeless youth with employment and life skills training.