Entries by TAP

It’s time for…..YIPA FEST 2015!!!!!

YIPAFEST …..September 25th   Youth Intervention Programs Association comes together once a year for YIPAFEST to celebrate the Youth Intervention workers and youth serving organizations throughout the state of Minnesota. YIPA has an approach with proven outcomes and documents showing social returns on investments by moving towards youth intervention.  Youth Intervention takes the likely consumers of public […]

Annual Summit by MIC for ALL Communities!

The Mission Impact Council (MIC) began in 2013 lead by and co-chaired by YMCA, United Way and Youthprise. MIC convenes diverse organizations and communities to work together for positive social change through developing innovative and community-based solutions that change life opportunities for youth in and around the Greater Twin Cities area. These are the 3 […]

TAP’s Present Positions & Projects

As an Executive Committee member of the Rochester Area Journey to Growth (J2G) Project, family oriented communities surrounded by bluffs, trails and pristine rivers and lakes. Read about the partnership between 8 counties in southeast Minnesota, Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce and the Rochester Area Economic Development, Inc. http://www.raedi.com/journey-to-growth/J2GPlanFinalJan2014.pdf

Workforce & Diversity Gaps

As Diversity Navigators, we review and research many essays and reports dealing with the economic growth and how rapidly changing demographics are impacting it. In watching the trends, one cannot predict the future, but one becomes better prepared. Ran across a report published by The Brookings Institute, a nonprofit think tank in Washington D.C. The […]