Consortium Business

And So Ends An Era

On October 19, 2018, the Minnesota Women's Building was sold to FOCUS North America, a California nonprofit with headquarters in Pittsburgh.  Their local entity, FOCUS Minnesota, will be moving into the building and providing services to those living in poverty.  Unfortunately, the attempts by the Minnesota Women's Consortium to purchase shares of the Minnesota Women's Building, LLC and take ownership of the Minnesota Women's Building were not successful.  We thank…
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Women of Color and Indigenous Women

Our next gathering of women of color and indigenous women is scheduled for Thursday, October 4th, from 5:00-7:00 PM.  This is a space for women who identify as indigenous and/or women of color to come together to connect and collect.  This session will focus on the question of, "What would it take to build solidarity?"  Space is limited so please sign up soon.  Please contact Kabo with any questions at…
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Lift Bridge Brewing Event May 18 – Come, have some fun!

Join us at Lift Bridge Brewing Company  on May 18 to celebrate their first ever all female brewed beer! Alewives Golden Sparkling Ale is a sweet, fruity, and tart ale with spicy notes and characteristics of Belgian style beers. With a balanced floral and fruity aroma, mild bitterness, and a sparkling, dry finish, this delicious beer is an exciting new addition to their taplist. Tickets are $7. Price includes a…
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Girls Rock! the Capitol

We are recruiting for this annual event which is a civic engagement program for girls ages 13-18 and is intended to introduce girls and young women to the world of government and advocacy will take place on February 19, 2018 in the Senate Building from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  For more info on this event, contact Ishwari. Thank you to our sponsors: UCare and Ann Bancroft Foundation
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Celebration 38 – November 1, 2017

At the request of many of our supporters, we have moved Celebration from typical January to Fall.  We invite you to be part of Celebration 38: CommUNITY in Action.  Hear from Minnesota’s POCI (People of Color Indigenous) Caucus on building solidarity to close racial disparities in Minnesota.  Real community.  Real solutions.  Powered by Women.  Benefitting All! To contribute.
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2017 Annual Meeting – July 12 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM

We look forward to seeing you at Harriet Tubman Center East, 1725 Monastery Way, Maplewood (Map).  The Minnesota Women's Consortium Annual Meeting will include a review of the previous year and introduce what will be happening next year.  Be part of shaping the Consortium's future by providing feedback on our budget and voting (member organizations only) on new Board members.  RSVP to, you may pay by check or online…
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