NEPNA Seeks Part-Time Community Organizer – Applications Due October 7

The Northeast Park Neighborhood Association is seeking a part-time contracted employee to provide community organizing services, including the following:

  • Attending monthly NEPNA Board meetings, taking meeting minutes and drafting them within a week.
  • Preparing the monthly board meeting agenda and distributing it to board members and guest presenters.
  • Assisting in preparing the monthly neighborhood newsletter / flyer and distributing it to neighborhood residents and other neighborhood stakeholders.
  • Updating and maintaining the neighborhood comprehensive contact / email list on Google docs.
  • Assisting in developing an online survey to obtain input from neighborhood residents and other neighborhood stakeholders regarding financial and community goals and priorities.
  • Door-knocking neighborhood residents to get feedback on financial and community goals and priorities.

Prior neighborhood outreach / community organizing experience a plus and/or familiarity with the City of Minneapolis and its community engagement programs.  Must have strong oral and written communications skills, as well as experience with Web sites and social media.  Event planning experience is also helpful.  Must be able to attend monthly board meeting and attend other nightly meetings as assigned.  Bilingual a plus.  Position offers a flexible, part-time schedule (10-20 hours per month).  Some evenings and weekends may be required. Please submit a resume and letter of interest by sending an email to info@northeastpark.org by Friday, October 7, at 5 p.m.

June 10, NEPNA Board Meeting at Yinghua Academy

The June 10, NEPNA Board meeting will take place at Yinghua Academy (Media Center) – 1619 Buchanan St NE, from 6:30 – 8:00 pm.  Please use the Main Entrance on north side of school.  The Media Center is to the right.

Northeast Park is looking for a part-time Community Organizer

page-sidebarThe Northeast Park Neighborhood Association is seeking a part-time contracted employee to provide community organizing services, including the following:

  • Attending monthly NEPNA Board meetings, taking meeting minutes and drafting them within a week.
  • Preparing the monthly board meeting agenda and distributing it to board members and guest presenters.
  • Assisting in preparing the monthly neighborhood newsletter / flyer and distributing it to neighborhood residents and other neighborhood stakeholders.
  • Updating and maintaining the neighborhood comprehensive contact / email list on Google docs.
  • Assisting in developing an online survey to obtain input from neighborhood residents and other neighborhood stakeholders regarding financial and community goals and priorities.
  • Door-knocking neighborhood residents to get feedback on financial and community goals and priorities.

Prior neighborhood outreach / community organizing experience a plus and/or familiarity with the City of Minneapolis and its community engagement programs.  Must have strong oral and written communications skills, as well as experience with Web sites and social media.  Event planning experience is also helpful.  Must be able to attend monthly board meeting and attend other nightly meetings as assigned.  Bilingual a plus.  Position offers a flexible, part-time schedule (10-20 hours per month).  Some evenings and weekends may be required. Please submit a resume and letter of interest by sending an email to info@northeastpark.org.

NEPNA Annual Meeting scheduled for November 14 at Sociable Cider Werks

Sociable Cider WerksHeads up! There is a change of venue for tonight’s Northeast Park Neighborhood Association Board meeting. Tonight’s meeting is at Sociable Cider Werks with doors open, to neighborhood only, at 6 p.m., meeting starting at 6:30. Cash bar is open at 6 and NEPNA will complement with free pizza.

The meeting agenda includes the election of 10 board members and then officers – Chair, Vice Chair, Secretary and Treasurer. A new chapter is starting in our neighborhood – you’re invited to help write it. Hope to see you tonight! Bring your neighbors and friends!