Voices for Racial Justice

BRIDGE Resource Page

HOUSING

Felon-friendly housing

Beyond Backgrounds

Community Stabilization Project

Metric Giles and Carolyn Brown –
501 Dale St, N, St. Paul, MN 55103
Phone 651 225-8778

Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity

2700 Minnehaha Avenue, Minneapolis,
MN 55406 Phone (612) 588-3820

HousingLink

Metro Shelter Link: 1-(888) 234 1329

Ujamaa Place/Otis Zanders

Address: Griggs Midway Building
1821 University Ave W N187, St
Paul, MN 5510 Phone: (651) 528-
8006

PHYSICAL HEALTH

Northpoint Health and Wellness 

Contact: 612-543-2500

Open Cities Health

MN Healing Justice Network

Point Acupressure

EMPLOYMENT/ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Summit OIC:

Address: 935 Olson Memorial Highway Minneapolis, MN 55405:
Telephone: 612-377-0150 Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Email: tmadden@saoic.org

Project Pride and Living

ppl@ppl-inc.org: 1035 East Franklin
Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone:(612) 455-5100. Hours:
Monday- Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm.

Urban League Twin Cities

Address: 2120 Plymouth Avenue
North Minneapolis, MN 55411: Phone
612 302-3100

Renewable Energy Partners

Contact: Jamez Staples 3033 Excelsior
Boulevard,Minneapolis, MN, 55416

Humanize My Hoodie

CAREERwise

Minnesota Department of Employment and economic development (DEED)

Contact: 1-(800)657 3858

Twin Cities Rise

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Mental Health

Hope and Healing Counseling Services

National Alliance on Mental Health (NAMI)
Minnesota Office: 1919 University Avenue West, Suite 400, St. Paul, MN 55104
Contact: Phone: 651-645-2948; Toll free: 1-888-NAMI-Helps (1-888-626-4435

NAMI’s National Information Helpline 1 (800) 950-NAMI

LEGAL/JUSTICE ASSISTANCE

Youth Detention:

Hennepin County Eliminating Racial Disparities

Adesola F. Jaiyesimi –
Adesola.Jaiyesimi@hennepin.us

Immigrant Detention
ReleaseMN8:

Black Immigrant Collective

ARTS

TruArtSpeaks
Minnesota Prison Writing Workshop (MPWW)
Ricardo Levins Morales Studio:
Juxtaposition Arts

LEARNING ASSISTANCE

Hennepin County Library Resources
Minnesota Literacy Council:
Contact: (651) 645-2277
Beyond Backgrounds:
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities.

Contact: 1-800-456-8519

LEGAL/JUSTICE ASSISTANCE
Immigrant Law Center
Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid
Minnesota Advocates for Human Rights
De-Leon, Nestor & Torres Law Firm: Immigration,
Civil Rights, and Criminal cases in all state, federal and immigration courts.
Contact: (612) 822-6269 OR deleon@denestlaw.com

OTHER REENTRY RESOURCES
MN Second Chance Coalition
180 Degrees, Inc
Better Futures Minnesota
Goodwill/Easter Seals
Damascus Way Reentry Center

LEGAL/JUSTICE ASSISTANCE

Dave Snyder, Jewish Community Action
2375University Avenue W.
#150 St. Paul, MN 55114 Phone
(651) 632-2184

Justin Terrel, Council of African Heritage

658 Cedar Street Suite G57 St. Paul, MN
55155 Minneapolis NAACP

Leslie Redmond, Urban League
Twin Cities- 6800 78th Avenue
N. Suite 1 Brooklyn Park, MN 55455

Malaika Hankins, Legal Rights Center (YOUTH)
Contact: mhankins@legalrightscenter.org

JUSTICE & POLICY
Minnesota Department of Human Safety – Bureau of Criminal Apprehension

Urban farming and Food sustainability
Appetite for Change 

1200 West Broadway Ave #250,
Minneapolis, MN 55411,

(612) 588-7611

HaleyProject Sweetie Pie –
Contact: 763-227-4881

Voter Rights
ACLU MN – Elizer Darris,
Contact: eli.darris@darrisgroup.com
and Jana Kooren,
jkooren@aclu-mn.org