The Impact of the Two Pandemics: COVID & Structural Racism


Part of the Katie Sample speaker series Iconic Minnesota educator, Katie Sample, will share an inspiring dialogue with distinguished educators, Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings and Dr. Yvette Jackson about fearless leadership in our time of the dual pandemics of COVID-19 and Structural Racism. Dr. Ladson-Billings from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, proposes that our so-called education “gaps” are not […]


The “Rose Service Scholars” Cohort

This is a leadership development cohort that will feature Black Scholars in the 11th grade, from several districts throughout the Twin Cities. The Scholars will begin meeting monthly in March […]

Healing Events, Memorial Week for Mr. George Floyd

Golden Valley, MN. -- Golden Valley-based Sweet Potato Comfort Pie (SPCP) will host healing events to memorialize the anniversary week of Mr. George Floyd’s murder May 24th – 27th, 2021. Events are funded by a microgrant from the Minneapolis Foundation, Lunds and Byerly’s of Golden Valley, and Great Harvest Bread Company. Events will begin on […]