Jeremy Hanson Willis −− Chief of Staff, Mayor R.T. Rybak
Today the City of Minneapolis officially launched their "Hello Neighbor!" initiative. This pilot project aims to connect newly arriving refugees and immigrants to established community members in an effort to ease the transitional period and improve their quality of life in Minneapolis.
Volunteers from the community
DesignWorks is honored to have partnered with the City of Minneapolis' Neighborhood and Community Relations Department, Minnesota Council of Churches Refugee Services, World Relief, and the Bush Foundation to assist with this life changing project.
To anyone who would like to help out in any capacity, please contact Ahmed Muhumud ator call 311 and ask to get in touch with someone regarding the Hello Neighbor project.
L-R: Tamara McCoy-Carroll, Project Coordinator and Tousue Vang, Designer of logo
Crowd gathered for press conference at Community Action of Minneapolis
Table filled with Hello Neighbor tote bags, folders, and contents.
Ahmed Muhuhmud, Access and Outreach Manager of the City of Minneapolis'
Neighborhood and Community Relations Department.
Tote bag. L - Front, R - Back
Back will be printed with three different languages: English, Oromo, and Somali
Detail of front.
Bag with folder inside.