#NativeRise2022

November 17th, 2022, 5:30pm at Intercontinental Hotel, St. Paul

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What We Do

Our Takoda (Dakota for “Friend to All”) programming addresses educational disparities on four fronts: training, career coaching, adult education and an alternative high school.

TAKODA INSTITUTE

No-cost, short-term vocational training in fields such as healthcare, IT, warehouse support and logistics provide the opportunity for a living wage in high-demand careers.

TAKODA WORKS

Personalized, no-cost assessments and career planning (such as resume building, job search strategies and interviewing skills) help job-seekers find and keep work.

TAKODA GED

No-cost tutoring and small group instruction provide the tools needed to successfully earn a GED, get a job or pursue higher education.

TAKODA PREP

Our accredited, alternative high school — affiliated with Minneapolis Public Schools — serves students ages 14-21, focusing on core academic competencies while maintaining a strong connection to American Indian culture.

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GET TO KNOW US

Since 1979, Minneapolis-based American Indian OIC has focused on serving our community through education and training.

A nationally-recognized leader in workforce development, more than 25,000 of our neighbors have partnered with us to strengthen skills, find jobs and improve their lives.

OUR IMPACT – SUCCESS STORIES

Following graduation, career training students see their hourly wages jump

%

“Top Performer”

in a U.S. Dept. of Labor criminal reentry workforce program

Tokoda Prep students are

%

more likely to graduate – and 20% more likely to enroll in secondary education – then their peers.

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The success of American Indian OIC and its clients is tied to the generous financial and volunteer support of individuals, employers, foundations, corporations and community partners … people like you.

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