After the recent weeks of violence in North Minneapolis, YCB Outreach Team members, who are also active members of The Minnesota Hip Hop Coalition, were called in to create an impromptu youth outreach event.
So with their ongoing work supported by the greater Hip Hop Community, throughout public and private settings, it was decided to host a surprise Hip Hop Block Party where...
With the unofficial end of summer, students back in school, Labor Day Weekend at a close, and last of the State Fair, the Minnesota Hip Hop Coalition took this time to make a great step in supporting our youth! What developed was an event called "Fly, Fresh, & Responsible" that was just the kick off to new September programing for youth as they transition back to school.
Over the summer you may have seen a group of people walking through your neighborhood over north, wearing bright yellow shirts with their famous slogan; You(th) Are Here! – YCB Outreach Team; on them. So if you are watching out for our young people in North Minneapolis you will have probably noticed them while engaging with the youth, passing out water, snacks, sidewalk chalk, along with other engagement tools and helpful resources.