December 14 2023

Introducing our 2023 Achieve Community Partners

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At Achieve Twin Cities, strong partnerships are at the heart of our work. In addition to our primary partnerships with Minneapolis Public Schools, Saint Paul Public Schools and the City of Minneapolis, each year we recognize a select group of Achieve Twin Cities Community Partners that have demonstrated outstanding commitment to our mission and programs.

We're honored to introduce our 2023 Community Partners, 39 companies, government agencies and nonprofit organizations that provided generous financial gifts, programmatic support and strategic leadership assistance during the 2023 fiscal year (July 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023). They include:

  • Accenture
  • Allina
  • Ameriprise
  • Andersen Corporation and Andersen Corporate Foundation
  • Be the Match
  • Best Buy
  • Boston Scientific
  • C.H. Robinson
  • Cargill
  • CenterPoint Energy
  • Children's Minnesota
  • Clifton Larson Allen
  • Construction Careers Foundation (MN Trades Academy)
  • Elior North America
  • General Mills
  • Graco
  • Graves Foundation
  • Hennepin County
  • Hennepin Healthcare
  • Jones Day
  • Kraus-Anderson
  • M Health Fairview
  • Maslon LLP
  • MIGIZI Communications
  • Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
  • National Grid Renewables
  • People Incorporated
  • Rêve Academy 
  • Securian Financial
  • State Farm
  • State of Minnesota
  • Target
  • Thrivent
  • U.S. Bank
  • UCare
  • University of Minnesota
  • Walser
  • Wold Architects and Engineers
  • Xcel Energy

Our thanks to these organizations for saying ‘yes’ to our students by making generous grants for our programs, hiring high school and college interns, volunteering at school career events, hosting worksite tours, coaching students at Step Up mock interviews and much more. This strong support helps ensure that all of our young people can access the personalized guidance, resources and connections they need to create pathways for postsecondary education, meaningful, life-sustaining careers and financial independence.

We invite you to learn how you can join us as a Community Partner in 2024. For more information, contact Jeremiah Brown, vice president of partnerships and internships. Thank you!

Learn more about Achieve Twin Cities partnerships and find out how you can get engaged with Achieve as an internship employer, volunteer or financial supporter.