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Gatherings Café

Gatherings Café

The Gatherings Café is a social enterprise of the Minneapolis American Indian Center, designed to help improve the health and well-being of the Twin Cities American Indian community by training Native community members in the culinary arts and obtain jobs in the food service industry. Our short-term Culinary Arts Training Program offers hands on experience […]

Native Fitness and Nutrition

Native Fitness and Nutrition

The Native Fitness and Nutrition (FAN) program works to reduce health disparities in the local American Indian community by reducing the prevalence of obesity and obesity-linked diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and stroke. Eligible participants are American Indians above the age of 8.   Be sure to check MAIC’s calendar for an up-to-date list on […]

Congregate Dining

Congregate Dining

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 […]

Seniors Health & Wellness

Seniors Health & Wellness

The Seniors Health and Wellness program helps American Indian older adults stay healthy by working to prevent and/or manage health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, stroke and other conditions that disproportionately impact American Indians.   The Seniors Health and Wellness program functions as part of MAIC’s Native Fitness and Nutrition (FAN) program. The Seniors Program […]