Community Planning & Economic Development

Phone: (612) 673-5095
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Employer Information

Interested in Becoming a STEP-UP Employer?

To pledge to hire STEP-UP interns for summer 2016, please fill out this form.

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Foundational, entry-level jobs for youth with limited work experience designed to develop skills and explore interests in preparation for future positions with STEP-UP Achieve. Youth, generally ages 14-15, work in nonprofit organizations. To host a STEP-UP Discover intern at your organization (with wages paid by STEP-UP), please fill out this pledge form or contact Anna Peterson at 612-673-5234.  

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Career-oriented jobs for the most prepared STEP-UP interns who are seeking a professional experience and more challenging opportunities. Youth, ages 16-21, work in private sector businesses, public agencies and nonprofits. The program is led by AchieveMpls. To hire a STEP-UP Achieve intern at your business, fill out this pledge form or contact Matt Norris at 612-455-1565.

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Specialized work and training opportunities serving targeted populations, including recent immigrants and young people with special needs. Youth, ages 14-21, work in nonprofit organizations and schools. Contact Anna Peterson at 612-673-5234 for more information.

2016 STEP-UP Explore Agency Application

Materials for STEP-UP Supervisors

2015 STEP-UP Employers

  • Accenture
  • AchieveMpls
  • Adolfson & Peterson Construction
  • Aeon
  • Afro-Eco
  • Allianz Life Insurance Co. of North America
  • American Composers Forum
  • American Family Insurance
  • American Swedish Institute
  • Appetite for Change
  • Arneson & Geffen
  • ArtiCulture
  • Asian Media Access
  • Augustana Care Corporation
  • Augustana Thomas T. Feeney
  • Baby's Space/Tatanka Academy
  • Banyan Community
  • Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church
  • Birchwood Care Home
  • BKV Group
  • Boston Scientific
  • Boys and Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities
  • Bremer Bank
  • Campus Kitchen at Augsburg College
  • CAPI USA
  • Carlson, Caspers, Vandenburgh, Lindquist & Schuman, P.A.
  • Catholic Charities Northside Child Development Center
  • Catholic Eldercare
  • Centerpoint Energy
  • Children's Defense Fund
  • Children's Dental Services
  • Children's Hospitals and Clinics
  • Church of New Life Christian Ministries
  • City of Lakes Community Land Trust
  • City of Minneapolis
  • Cleveland Neighborhood Association
  • CLUES
  • CommonBond Communities - Seward Towers East and West
  • Community Bridge
  • Community Involvement Programs
  • Confederation of Somali Community
  • Conflict Resolution Center
  • Cookie Cart
  • courageous heARTS
  • Cushman & Wakefield and NorthMarq
  • DEED/Minneapolis Workforce Center
  • East Side Neighborhood Services
  • Ebenezer
  • EDIT
  • Educators4Excellence
  • El Colegio-Juventud Conectada
  • Elliot Park Neighborhood Inc.
  • Elpis Enterprises
  • Emerge Community Development
  • Explore Minnesota
  • Faegre Baker Daniels
  • Fairview Health Services
  • Felhaber, Larson, Fenlon & Vogt
  • First Congregational Church of MN, UCC
  • Foley & Mansfield
  • Fred Wells Tennis & Education Center
  • Generation Next
  • Gillette Children's Specialty Healthcare
  • Grassroots Solutions
  • Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches
  • Greater Twin Cities United Way
  • Guaranty Commercial Title, Inc
  • Hart Law Office, PLLC
  • Hawthorne Neighborhood Council
  • HealthPartners
  • Hennepin County
  • Hennepin County Medical Center
  • Hiawatha Academies
  • High School for Recording Arts
  • High School Upward Bound at MCTC
  • HIRED
  • Hope Community
  • Hospitality House Youth Development
  • Hubbard Broadcasting
  • Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
  • Illusion Theater
  • Indigenous Peoples Task Force
  • InFaith Community Foundation
  • Intermedia Arts
  • Jabber Logic
  • JACC - Jordan Area Community Council
  • Julia Knight, Inc.
  • Juxtaposition Arts
  • Kaleidoscope Place
  • KBEM-FM Jazz 88
  • KMOJ
  • Kraus-Anderson Construction Company
  • Lao Assistance Center
  • Legal Rights Center, Inc
  • Life Changing Out Reach Programs & Services (LCorps)
  • Little Earth Residents Association
  • Loppet Foundation
  • Lundstrum Center for the Performing Arts
  • Lurie Besikof Lapidus & Co.
  • M. A. Mortenson Company
  • Management HQ
  • Mary Trondson- State Farm Insurance
  • Mashkiikii Gitigan
  • Masjid An-Nur
  • McKinsey and Co., Inc.
  • MEDA - Metropolitan Economic Development Association
  • Meet Minneapolis
  • Memorial Blood Centers
  • Mentoring Peace Through Art
  • Messiah Lutheran Church
  • Metropolitan Airports Commission
  • Metropolitan Council
  • Meyer & Njus, P.A.
  • Migizi Communications
  • MinnCAN: The Minnesota Campaign for Achievement Now
  • Minneapolis Community Education
  • Minneapolis Foundation
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts
  • Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
  • Minneapolis Police Activities League
  • Minneapolis Public Housing Authority
  • Minneapolis Public Schools
  • Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Minneapolis Television Network
  • Minnesota Children's Museum
  • Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
  • Minnesota Department of Human Rights
  • Minnesota Department of Human Services
  • Minnesota Department of Transportation
  • Minnesota Historical Society
  • Minnesota Housing Finance Agency
  • Minnesota Public Radio
  • Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Lynx
  • Minnesota Twins Baseball Club
  • Minnetonka Moccasin
  • Multilingual Word
  • Neighborhood Development Center
  • New Creation Baptist Church
  • Nilan Johnson Lewis
  • Ogletree Deakins
  • Olu's Home, Inc.
  • Open Arms Of MN
  • PadillaCRT
  • Pathway Learning Center
  • Pillsbury United Communities
  • Piper Jaffray
  • Plymouth Christian Youth Center
  • PPL - Project for Pride in Living
  • Project Sweetie Pie
  • Real Resources
  • Redeemer Center for Life
  • Redeemer Center for Life
  • Redeemer Health and Rehab Center
  • Reve Academy
  • Riverside Plaza Tenant Association
  • Robins Kaplan LLP
  • Roosevelt High School Auto Program
  • RSP Architects, Ltd.
  • Sabathani Community Center
  • Science Museum of Minnesota
  • Segue Café
  • Seward Co-op
  • Showroom
  • Siemens
  • Sisters Need a Place
  • SMC Pros
  • Sojourner Truth Academy
  • Somali American Parent Association
  • Southside Community Health Services
  • Spark Youth
  • St. Paul's Lutheran Church
  • St. Stephen's Human Services
  • Star Tribune
  • SteppingStone Theatre for Youth Development
  • Teach For America - Twin Cities
  • Temple Israel Early Childhood Center
  • The Art Shoppe
  • The Family Partnership
  • The Family Partnership at Four Directions
  • The No Words! Concept LLC
  • The People's Center Medical Clinic
  • The Power of People Leadership Institute
  • The Works Museum
  • Thrivent Financial
  • Transition Plus
  • Tree Trust
  • Tunheim Partners
  • Twin Cities Tutoring
  • Twin Cities Tutoring
  • U.S. Bancorp
  • U.S. Congressman Keith Ellison
  • U.S. District Court
  • UCare
  • UnderConstruction
  • Universal Hospital Services
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of Minnesota Upward Bound
  • UPS
  • Upward Bound Vision Quest
  • Urban Arts Academy
  • Urban Strategies
  • Urban Ventures- City Kid Farm
  • Vocational Outreach Services
  • Voice of Culture Drum and Dance
  • Walker Art Center
  • Walker Methodist Health Center
  • Walling, Berg & Debele, P.A.
  • Wells Fargo
  • Wellspring Second Chance Center
  • West Bank Community Coalition
  • West Broadway Business and Area Coalition
  • Wheel Fun Rentals
  • Wilderness Inquiry
  • Wilderness Inquiry
  • Winthrop & Weinstine
  • Xcel Energy
  • YMCA - Blaisdell
  • YMCA Downtown
  • YMCA Greater Twin Cities Beacon
  • Young Dance
  • Youth Farm and Market
  • Youth Farm and Market Project
  • YouthCARE

 

Last updated Feb 24, 2016