In June 2018, Nonprofit Quarterly featured Nexus Community Partners’ Community Wealth Building (CWB) work – the framework, the programs and collaborations: In adopting a community wealth-building frame, Nexus borrowed heavily on the work of others… But Nexus has also sought to make the ‘community wealth-building’ approach its own. This includes redefining community wealth-building by developing its own…

10/17/2018                         Working Title: CareerForce Systems Innovations Director Job ID: 27425 Location: St. Paul Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Unlimited Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers Date Posted: 10/11/2018 Closing Date: 10/31/2018 Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit: Employment and Economic Development Division/Unit: CareerForce Systems…

We are so excited to welcome Omar Leal to our Nexus team! Omar joins us as a Leadership Intern, where he’ll be working with the Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute for the summer of 2018. Omar graduated in 2015 with his Bachelor’s in Anthropology and International Studies from Macalester College, and has since collaborated with…

Nexus Community Partners seeks a full time Director of Strategic Development (40 hours a week, Monday-Friday), to join a dynamic staff of thoughtful, equity-driven individuals who are deeply committed to the organization’s values. Nexus Community Partners is a community-building intermediary whose mission is to “build more engaged and powerful communities of color by supporting community-building…

Director, Community Initiatives at Healtheast. Please see the job description attached and online here: https://careers-healtheast.icims.com/jobs/10611/director-community-initiatives/job?hub=9&mobile=false&width=970&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300. The RE-AMP Network needs a Network Coordinator. Please check out out this notice & share with others in your network for whom it might be a good fit! If you have questions, please contact sarah@reamp.org The Center for Economic Inclusion…

Nexus’ Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute (BCLI) is Now Taking Applications for the 2018-2019 Cohort! Nominations Packets due Friday, June 15th, 2018 Nexus Community Partners is proud to announce that we are now seeking nominations for our sixth cohort for the Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute. The BCLI is a 7-month cohort leadership program that supports, trains…

On Thursday, April 5, 2018, the Nexus Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute (BCLI) graduated 14 fellows from its fifth cohort to a room filled with over 75 friends, family members, nominators, alumni and supporters. Graduation was hosted in the Paulson Hall at The Swedish American Institute in Minneapolis. Nexus President/CEO Repa Mekha welcomed the group…

In a recent Next City article titled “City Halls Now Hiring for Community Wealth Building,” Reggie Gordon lifted up community wealth building as a strategy that cities across the country are beginning to invest in. Reggie Gordon is the director of Richmond’s Office of Community Wealth Building, the first of its kind in the nation….

Join us to celebrate the North Star Black Cooperative Fellowship 2017-18 Graduating Cohort! Come help us honor this year’s graduating North Star fellows: Amoke Kubat, Carl Crawford, Harrison Bullard, Lashunda Roberts, Lavasha Smith, Nicque Mabrey, Selah Michele and Sheronda Orridge and their efforts in establishing Black led Cooperative initiatives. Fellows’ initiatives vary from housing, worker owned,…

Are you interested in building leadership capacity for people of color in the Twin Cities? Come join our team as a part-time, paid intern for the Boards & Commissions Leadership Institute this summer! Apply here!