Achieve Twin Cities Annual Fall Celebration

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Annual Celebration

Event details

Thu. October 26 2023
5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Minneapolis Event Centers
212 2nd Street SE, Minneapolis
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Join us for our annual fall celebration with Achieve friends and partners!

Each fall, our annual celebration gathers hundreds of business, education and community leaders to commemorate our shared commitment to equity and the success of our young people - our community's dynamic future leaders.

Please join Achieve friends and partners on Thursday night, October 26 at the Minneapolis Event Centers for a lively evening that features: 

  • 5:30 p.m. cocktail reception with hearty appetizers and drinks, great networking, live music, auction and surprises 
  • 7 p.m. program, featuring delicious desserts and coffee, stories from our high school student participants and young alum professionals, live auction, and new opportunities to get engaged with Achieve to support our young people.

Support our fall celebration and our career and college readiness programs! 

Purchase Individual Tickets 

Come enjoy our celebration and bring a friend or colleague to learn more about our career and college readiness services for Minneapolis and Saint Paul students. You can purchase your tickets below. 

Become an Event Sponsor

Your event sponsorship supports our vital services and helps ensure that all of our young people can access family-supporting, meaningful careers and contribute to a strong and vibrant community. Check out our sponsor packet or contact Hannah Jones at 612-455-1549.

Donate to Our Auction

You can also show your support by donating items and experiences to our live and silent auctions. Creative items increase guest bidding and leverage additional financial support for our work with students. For details, contact Heidi Draskoci-Fricke,

Picture of event guests

Thanks to our Presenting Sponsor

Best Buy Logo, black stacked text with yellow 'tag'

Thanks to our Diamond Sponsors

Cargill logo
Jones Day logo
Target logo

Thanks to our Gold Sponsors

Accenture logo
Capella University logo
Children's Minnesota Logo
Greenberg Traurig logo
MHealth logo
Maslon LLP
Merchant and Gould logo
Morgan Lewis logo
National Grid Renewables
US Bank logo

Thanks to our Silver Sponsors

AMO Enterprise logo
Anderson windows and doors logo
APi logo
Be the Match logo
Better World Partners logo
Bremer Bank logo
Dorsey and Whitney logo
Faegre logo
Inspire logo
KPMG logo
Kraus Anderson logo
Minneapolis Association
Monarch Builders & Commercial Services
Robins Kaplan logo
RSM logo
SDK logo
Thrivent logo
UCare logo
Winthrop and Weinstine
Xcel Energy logo

Thanks to our Fund-the-Future Sponsors

Minneapolis Regional Labor Federation, AFL-CIO

Minnesota Twins Baseball Club

Minnesota Vikings Football, LLC

Saleforce, Inc.

SPIRE Credit Union

USI Insurance Services

Catch a glimpse of our 2022 celebration!

Annual event crowd at McNamara Alumni Center
CEO Danielle Grant at podium
Event speaker
Speaker Abdul Omari at Achieve celebration
Guest at event
Guests at event
Guests at event
Alum and student speakers at Achieve celebration
Guests at event
Guests at event
School principals at Achieve anniversary event
Guests at Achieve 20th anniversary dinner
Achieve staff members Andrew, Nora and Arnise