Program Details

Congregate Dining

Due to COVID-19 Congregate Dining is CLOSED.

Congregate Dining has teamed up with Chef Brian Yazzie, Gatherings Cafe, and MAIC staff to provide the elders of the Congregate Dining program and other elders through out the Twin Cites healthy Indigenous inspired lunches.


We all miss you and can’t wait to gather again.

Stay safe Relatives!


The Minneapolis American Indian Center offers lunchtime meals for adults ages 60 and up.  This program is provided by Senior Dining Choices, a service of Optage, the home and community division of Presbyterian Homes and Services. It is designed to meet the nutritional needs of older adults in the local community, and it is open to individuals from all racial and ethnic backgrounds.




  • Healthy lunches on Monday through Friday from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. in the Seniors Congregate Dining Center (this excludes holidays)
    • Seniors must arrive by noon and be registered with the program
  • Transportation is available for those in our service area


For more information, please contact the Seniors Health and Wellness Coordinator

Colette Lawrence – Native Elders Coordinator
(612) 879-1703

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