Alexa McIndoe, Author at Youthlink

YouthLink COVID-19 Response

Last Updated March 17, 2020, 9:00 am   To our community friends and partners, With the health and well-being of our young adults, staff, YOC partners, volunteers and community being paramount, YouthLink is taking precautionary measures to protect our delivery of safe, quality services. Our Rapid Response Team is in direct communication with Hennepin County […]

Koliesha Banks serves a customer at the Wildflyer Coffee stand at the Linden Hills Farmers Market. Wildflyer is raising funds to find a permanent location so they can employ more unstably housed youth and provide them with regular hours. Photo by Andrew Hazzard

Nonprofit employing homeless youth seeks permanent location

Originally Published by Southwest Journal  August 11, 2019, by Andrew Hazzard On a rainy Sunday morning, Koliesha Banks stood behind a booth at the Linden Hills farmers market, brewing and serving fresh coffee. Banks works for Wildflyer Coffee, a Minneapolis nonprofit organization that seeks to provide job and life skills training to youth experiencing homelessness in the […]