Community Engagement

Minnesota Campus Compact

Campus connect

Minnesota Campus Compact supports civic engagement and democratic renewal through its diverse network of colleges and universities. Its vision is that every student in Minnesota experiences service-learning or civic engagement and graduates with a determination to contribute to the public good. Every college and university in Minnesota is fully engaged with its communities, working together to educate citizens, solve problems, and build a strong democracy.

To learn more about the Minnesota Campus Compact, please visit

Cultural Diversity Resources

Cultural diversity resourcesCultural Diversity Resources has served as an intercultural bridge connecting diverse communities. With the diverse population in the Red River Valley doubling every decade, the Cultural Diversity Resources' goal is to inform, educate and assist everyone including New Americans (refugees) and all ethnically diverse populations to welcome and integrate diversity at both personal and professional levels. The Cultural Diversity Resources' programs range from certified bilingual interpretative services, job readiness, and diversity education impacting the Fargo-Moorhead metro area.

To learn more about the Cultural Diversity Resources, please visit

New American Development Agency

New american development agency

New American Development Agency is a nonprofit organization working to bridge cultures and help new Americans overcome language barriers and become integrated in Moorhead/Fargo area economically and socially. Its primary purpose is to enable individuals and families through special transitional services, leading to their successful integration into the socio-economic and civic life of America while continuing to maintain pride in their cultural heritage.

To learn more about the New American Development Agency, visit their website.


New American Consortium for Wellness and Empowerment

New american consortium for wellness and empowerment

The New American Consortium promotes wellness and empowerment by building bonds among people, bridges between diverse communities, and links to organizations. Through celebrations and programming, we will facilitate trusting relationships and create healthy partnerships in the Greater Fargo-Moorhead Area.

Afro American Development Association

Afro american development association

Afro American Development Association is a non-governmental, non-religious, non-partisan, non-profit-making humanitarian and Development Association founded on the spirit of charity and community empowerment. The organization was established in the year 2014 by a group of concerned development oriented students to respond human suffering among marginalized and New American communities in the states of Minnesota and North Dakota. The primary aim of forming Afro American Development Association was alleviating poverty through supporting new American communities and other vulnerable families in Fargo/Moorhead area by imparting new skills that foster job opportunities, reducing dependency on government free benefits, and contributing regional economic growth and Development.

To learn more about the Afro American Development Association, please visit

Minnesota Compass

Minnesota compass

Minnesota Compass is a social indicators project that measures progress in our state, its seven regions, 87 counties and larger cities. Compass tracks trends in topic areas such as education, economy and workforce, health, housing, public safety, and a host of others.

To learn more about the Minnesota Compass, please visit