Together for Good creates safety nets for vulnerable families

Upcoming Events

CULTURAL COMPETENCY & BIAS AWARENESS – Thursday, January 24 6-9PM

As we seek to minister to vulnerable families, this class will help us become more culturally competent as well as learn to recognize and understand racial bias in ourselves and society.
Location: TFG Office 845 Summit Ave. St. Paul, MN 55105
Tickets: $10 REGISTER HERE

About our speaker: Robert O’Connor is Associate Professor of Social Work and Director of the Multicultural Title IV-E Child Welfare Program at Metropolitan State University in St. Paul. A popular speaker and trainer, Robert brings over thirty years of working with children and families at risk. Having been a child in the foster care system, he moved from state ward to state ward administrator, from special education student to college professor. He challenges participants to examine their cultural practice paradigms and move from cultural isolation to practice innovation.

ROCHESTER VOLUNTEER TRAINING – Saturday, February 16 9AM – 2PM

Training for Rochester volunteers
Lunch included.
Location: Trinity Presbyterian Church 2577 Schaeffer Ln NE Rochester, MN 55906 MAP
To Register: CLICK HERE

INFO MEETING & HOST FAMILY TRAINING – Thursday, February 21 6-9 PM

Informational Meeting 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Host Family Training 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: The Urban Refuge Church 5501 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417 MAP
To Register: CLICK HERE

ROCHESTER INFORMATION MEETING – Sunday, February 24 12:30 – 2PM

Information Meeting for Rochester volunteers
Lunch included.
Location: Trinity Presbyterian Church 2577 Schaeffer Ln NE Rochester, MN 55906 MAP
To Register: CLICK HERE

INFO MEETING & HOST FAMILY TRAINING – Tuesday, February 26 6-9 PM

Informational Meeting 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Host Family Training 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: Grace Church Eden Prairie 9301 Eden Prairie Rd, Eden Prairie, MN 55347 MAP
To Register: CLICK HERE

BRIDGES OUT OF POVERTY – Thursday, February 28 8:30AM – 3:30PM

Do you want to learn how to help move individuals from poverty to healthy sustainable living?
This all day workshop will help attendees recognize the four causes of generational poverty, understand the hidden rules that create barriers for those in poverty and identify critical resource gaps that need to be addressed in order to help individuals and communities thrive.
Intended for: Volunteers • Community & Education Leaders • Church & Social Service Staff • People who care about people are all encouraged to attend.
Tickets $25 (includes lunch): REGISTER HERE

INFO MEETING & HOST FAMILY TRAINING – Thursday, March 14 6-9 PM

Informational Meeting 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Host Family Training 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: Hosanna! Church (Room 15) 9600 163rd Street W Lakeville, MN 55044 MAP
To Register: CLICK HERE

ROCHESTER VOLUNTEER TRAINING – Saturday, April 13 9AM – 2PM

Training for Rochester volunteers
Lunch included.
Location: Trinity Presbyterian Church 2577 Schaeffer Ln NE Rochester, MN 55906 MAP
To Register: CLICK HERE

INFO MEETING & HOST FAMILY TRAINING – Thursday, April 25 6-9 PM

Informational Meeting 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Host Family Training 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: The Urban Refuge Church 5501 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417 MAP
To Register: CLICK HERE

INFO MEETING & HOST FAMILY TRAINING – Thursday, June 6 6-9 PM

Informational Meeting 6:00 – 7:00 PM
Host Family Training 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: The Urban Refuge Church 5501 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55417 MAP
To Register: CLICK HERE