News & Announcements

Teen Residents Grow Leadership Skills – and Tons of Vegetables!

This past summer, CommonBond staff member Analuna Brambila directed the Teen Room Garden program at the Skyline Tower community in St. Paul. The two teen garden leaders she hired helped facilitate activities for their peers in the program’s community garden plot around gardening skills, environmental education, and healthy eating. The teens grew a wide variety …Read More

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Senior Property Enjoys Landscaping Transformation

Thanks to a grant from the Minneapolis Area Association of REALTORS® (MAAR) Foundation and a cadre of their dedicated volunteers, a long overdue landscaping project at our St. Anne’s Senior Housing community in North Minneapolis was recently completed. When CommonBond purchased St. Anne’s in 2007, numerous outdoor projects needed significant attention. The $10,000 grant from …Read More

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CommonBond’s Study Buddies program, which engages youth with volunteer homework mentors, has had measurable impact and success year after year. Our goal is to engage our youth in quality, consistent, and intentional programs by partnering with parents, schools, community resources, and volunteers. Learn more here.