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Together,

creating a college-going culture in North Minneapolis

Together,

creating a college-going culture in North Minneapolis

NAZ provides pre-cradle-to-career support

The Northside Achievement Zone (NAZ) leads a collaborative of schools and nonprofits in North Minneapolis. This collaborative offers comprehensive support to children of color and their families on the Northside, to ensure scholars graduate from high school ready for college.

Working toward a brighter, more prosperous Northside

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Partner Spotlight: Northside Child Development Center

We recently had an opportunity to shine a light on NCDC and one of their incredible leaders who makes the early childhood center a Northside staple.

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SOARNORTH Gala '24

Whether or not you were there, you'll want to see photos from this star-studded night!

Why Place Matters in North Minneapolis

Why Place Matters in North Minneapolis

Hear from Sondra Samuels, President and Chief Executive Officer at Northside Achievement Zone, on why place matters in North Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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Enroll

Do you and your children live in North Minneapolis? Enroll in NAZ to receive academic support and resources for your scholar(s), parenting education, help with housing, and more.

Donate

Our work requires the support of both individual and institutional donors. Support NAZ with a one-time or recurring gift today.