EMERGE Community Development helps create better jobs, better lives and better community.
Based in North Minneapolis and Cedar Riverside, EMERGE helps people facing significant obstacles redefine themselves. Every year, we help thousands of adults and youth access jobs, financial coaching, supportive housing, and other key services, along pathways to brighter futures. We are committed to creating better jobs, better lives, and better community.
To reveal the potential in people and communities through skill building, employment, and economic opportunity
Seeing a world where all people have the opportunity to emerge and thrive
- Community Facing - We work in and are a part of the communities we serve.
- Equitable - We embrace diversity and seek inclusiveness and fairness in all we do.
- Innovative - We deliver strategies that combine the best of community development with social innovation.
- Collaborative - We seek to amplify our impact through collective action.
- Responsiveness - We strive to be flexible and adaptive to changing needs while remaining urgent in our actions.