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Xcel Energy Days of Service

September 2020//News

Xcel employees came together on September 11th and 12th to complete landscaping and outdoor living projects at two of MACV’s Veteran transitional homes in St Paul.   The first of two projects included an extreme makeover on the outside of our of our older residences, which provided eye-popping curb appeal and rendered the home’s next-door neighbor speechless […]

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Case Manager Spotlight: Marie Pollnow

September 2020//News

When Dave* first landed on Case Manager Marie Pollnow’s radar, his recent housing story already included three chapters. Starting with his release from prison, this Veteran had initially stayed with a friend in her residence until her own activities threatened to violate Dave’s conditions of parole. Deciding that his freedom was more valuable than a […]

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Minnesota Military Radio talks to MACV

September 2020//News

        Shannon Gregory, Metro Regional Leader for MACV, sat down with Minnesota Military Radio to share how MACV combats Veteran homelessness in Minnesota. Listen to their conversation here!

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Breaking Ground in North Minneapolis

September 2020//News

MACV recently broke ground on our newest project alongside partners Lennar Builders and Housing First Minnesota Foundation. The Housing for Heroes project in North Minneapolis will help provide Veterans with stable housing. Once completed, this 2,232 square foot, four-bedroom home will increase MACV’s capacity to serve more clients in need of a place to live. […]

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MACV Creates Outreach Team to Help Veterans Experiencing Homelessness During Pandemic

September 2020//News

WCCO covered our targeted work to get Veterans out of situations that could expose them to COVID-19, illustrating the changes we have made in order to safely help those in need. “We’ve got to have our own street outreach team. Try and partner up with a community partner if you can, but get out there, […]

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Go Loons!

September 2020//News

Community partner Xcel Energy has put in an enormous effort to enhance MACV transitional homes in St. Paul. They arranged for a representative from the Minnesota United Soccer team to visit our newest home in North St. Paul and donated a framed, signed jersey now proudly displayed in the home. Thank you, Xcel Energy, for so […]

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Case Manager Spotlight: Kathy

August 2020//News

The pressures associated with COVID-19 often add volatility to the living situations of Veterans who are currently housed.  One such individual recently engaged with us, reporting that his current living situation is escalating and that he’s struggling with his mental health. Local case manager Kathy Kraft worked with the Veteran to identify communities which best […]

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More About: Justice-Involved Veterans

August 2020//News

One area of expansion in MACV’s work to end Veteran homelessness focuses on specialized services for currently and formerly incarcerated Veterans. Justice Involved Veterans Coordinator Mikaela Hunley, M.A., works with staff at each correctional facility throughout the state to address the housing and stabilization needs of Veterans coming out of incarceration. She also collaborates with landlords, other community partners and MACV staff to meet the transitional needs of recently released former […]

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Mission Continues Builds with MACV

August 2020//News

The Mission Continues A big THANK YOU to Joe Schwarzrock and his amazing volunteer crew at The Mission Continues (TMC) for completing a much needed deck rehab project at one of our transitional homes in Minneapolis last week. TMC does such great work and we are very grateful for this awesome partnership, everything you do […]

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Homeless Veterans on the Road to Permanent Shelter

August 2020//News

Homeless Veterans on the Road to Permanent Shelter A homeless Marine Veteran who found himself sleeping outside is on his way home, thanks to the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans. The Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) found Dale Rumble helping others even when he had no place to call home. WCCO’s Reg Chapman caught up […]

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