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Revision as of 14:11, 29 September 2010
This is the community "anyone can edit this page" wiki directory tied to the Greater Frogtown Neighbors Forum in St. Paul, Minnesota.
- 1 Community Organizations and Services
- 2 Cultural and Ethnic Organizations and Resources
- 3 Central Corridor
- 4 Education - Schools, Training and Universities
- 5 Public Libraries
- 6 Local Parks and Historic Sites
- 7 Religious Organizations
- 8 Local Media
- 9 Government and Elected Officials
- 10 Local Business
- 11 Other
Community Organizations and Services
- Bethel Frogtown/Summit-University Partnership - Providing reciprocal educational opportunities for community residents and Bethel students alike.
- District 7 Planning Council - Represents the neighborhoods of East Midway, Frogtown, Mt. Airy, and Capitol Heights in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
- Frogtown Gardens - Backyard gardening workshops, backyard fun - a farm in Frogtown?
- Greater Frogtown Community Development Corporation - A nonprofit housing and business developer working in the Frogtown neighborhoods of Saint Paul.
- Lifetrack Resources - Developing the strengths within those facing the greatest challenges so that all people are strong, healthy and productive members of the community.
- Metro Social Services, Inc. - Providing culturally competent services to individuals and families.
- Mt. Airy Boys & Girls Club - Located just blocks away from the State Capitol.
- Neighborhood Development Center - Building community and neighborhood economies.
- Neighborhood House - A multi-cultural, multi-lingual center with programs in basic needs, education and youth leadership committed to the success of refugees, immigrants, youth and the neighborhoods we serve.
- Rondo Community Outreach Library - 461 N Dale St, St. Paul, MN 55103 - Where community happens.
- Sibley Bike Depot - Educating and empowering people to use bicycles as transportation and helping to build a sustainable environment and community.
- University Avenue Business Association - Ensuring that a viable and diverse business environment is sustained and enhanced on University Avenue (Local Business Links).
- Wilder Foundation - Combining direct service, research, and community development to address the needs of the most vulnerable people in greater Saint Paul.
Cultural and Ethnic Organizations and Resources
Organizations based in the neighborhood or with special programs serving communities here.
- American Indian Family Center - Strengthening and valuing the capacity of the American Indian community, its culture and families to raise healthy, nurtured children to achieve their full potential and to be active, contributing members in their community.
- African Economic Development Solutions - Supporting and promoting competitiveness and economic development to disadvantaged neighborhoods so they can be self-sufficient.
- Asian Economic Development Association - Cultivating a vibrant, diverse community by creating economic opportunities.
- CAPI - Provides refugee resettlement and anti-poverty services.
- Center for Hmong Arts and Talent - Creating a vibrant community where Hmong American artists are inspired to share their perspectives, valued for their creative contributions and empowered to change life's boundaries.
- CLUES (Comunidades Latinas Unidos en Servicio) - Enhancing the quality of life of Latinos in Minnesota.
- Confederation of Somali Community in Minnesota - Strengthens the capacity of Somalis in Minnesota to become contributing members of society while keeping their culture.
- Hmong American Family - Strengthening Hmong Americans through education and to advocate on social policies and structures that will benefit the community.
- Hmong American Partnership - Empowering the community to embrace the strengths of our cultures while achieving our potential.
- Hmong Cultural Center - Promoting the personal development of children, youth and adults through cultural education while providing resources that contribute to cross-cultural understanding between Hmong and non-Hmong people (Hmong Resource Center Library).
- Hmong American Partnership - Empowering Hmong families to acculturate to life in America.
- Korean Service Center - Provides needed services and resources to the Korean community.
- Lao Assistance Center of Minnesota - Enhancing the quality of life of Minnesota Lao families.
- Lao Family Community of Minnesota - Facilitating and promoting the success of Hmong American in Minnesota while recognizing and supporting other immigrant and refugee populations.
- Minnesota Hmong Chamber of Commerce - Fostering growth and empowering the community voice one business at a time.
- Minnesota Lao Veterans of America - Serving the needs of those Hmong and Lao combat soldiers who served and fought side by side with the United States during the Vietnams War in Laos from 1961 to 1975.
- New Americans Community Services / Community Health Center - Assisting New Americans in realizing their American Dreams; 161 Saint Anthony Ave #1010, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Organizing Apprenticeship Project - Advancing racial, cultural, social and economic justice in Minnesota through organizer and leadership training, policy research and strategic convening work.
- Oromo Community of Minnesota - Provides integrated programs and services to assist the Oromo Community.
- Southeast Asian Community Council - Building the capacity of Southeast Asian individuals and families so they can fully participate in American Life while retaining important cultural values and traditions.
- Southeast Asian Ministry - Provides refugee employment services.
- Tibetan American Foundation of Minnesota - Dedicated to improving the quality of life of the Tibetan Community in Minnesota.
- United Cambodian Association of Minnesota - Promoting health, social, economic, and educational opportunities for all Cambodians in Minnesota.
- Vietnamese Social Services of Minnesota - Working to maintain the identity of the Minnesota Vietnamese community while addressing the basic economic, educational, and health needs of refugees and immigrants statewide.
- Central Corridor Affordable Housing Partnership (CCAHP) - Promoting affordable housing along Central Corridor.
- Save our Business and Jobs - Light Rail Business Mitigation Advocates
- U-Plan - Community Planning Studio - Providing high quality technical services to support the grassroots planning efforts occurring along University Avenue in anticipation of a new light rail line and related development.
- University Avenue Business Association - Are you ready for Light Rail Construction?
- University United - Bringing transit oriented development to the University Avenue corridor.
Education - Schools, Training and Universities
- Saint Paul Public Schools - Welcome to a World of Opportunities
- Choosing a School - Resources to help you find the best fit for your child and your family.
- Saint Paul Public Schools in the Frogtown Area
- East Metro Integration District Schools
- Charter Schools Sponsored by Saint Paul Public Schools
- Charter Schools Sponsored by the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
- Charter Schools Sponsored by the Minneapolis Public School District
- Charter Schools Sponsored by Pillsbury United Communities
- Charter Schools Sponsored by the University of St. Thomas
- State Directory of Charter Schools (Tip: Click on City and scroll down to find a listing of Saint Paul charter schools.)
- Religious Schools
- Adult Education
- Community Education Providing lifelong learning opportunities for all members of the community.
- Ronald M. Hubbs Center for Lifelong Learning - Adult literacy classes, GED testing, volunteer opportunities and English as a Second Language classes; 1030 University Ave W, St. Paul, Minnesota 55104 651-290-4822
- Higher Education
- Rice Street - 1011 Rice St, St. Paul, MN 55117 651-558-2223
- Rondo Community Outreach - 461 N Dale St, St. Paul, MN 55103 651-266-7400
- Additional Library Locations
Local Parks and Historic Sites
- Recreation Centers
- Mount Airy Boys and Girls Club / Valley Recreation Center - 690 Jackson St, St. Paul, MN 651-248-0728
- Scheffer Recreation Center - 237 Thomas Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103 651-298-5820
- West Minnehaha Recreation Center - 685 W Minnehaha Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104 651-298-5823
- Front Recreation Center (Exterior Space Only; Field reservations contact: McDonough Recreation Center 651-558-2171
- Rice Recreation Center - 1021 Marion St, St. Paul, MN 55107 651-558-2392
- Oxford Community Center (Jimmy Lee Recreation Center & Great River Water Park) - 270 Lexington Parkway N, St. Paul, MN 55104 651-642-0650
- City of Saint Paul
- Area Historic Sites & Attractions
- Como Park Zoo & Conservatory - Creating memories and inspiring appreciation of the natural world; 1225 Estabrook Drive, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Alexander Ramsey House - Home of the first territorial governor in Minnesota; 265 S Exchange St, St. Paul, MN 55102
- Cathedral of St. Paul - The Cathedral dominates the St. Paul skyline and is situated on the highest point in downtown; 239 Selby Ave, St. Paul, MN 55102
- James J. Hill House - Completed in 1891 for Great Northern Railway Empire Builder James J. Hill and his family; 240 Summit Ave, St. Paul
- Minnesota Governor's Residence - The official residence of Minnesota's First Family; 1600 Summit Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104 (Official Site)
- Minnesota History Center - Begin your journey into the past with a stop at the Minnesota History Center; 345 W Kellogg Blvd, St. Paul, MN 55102
- Christ Lutheran Church on Capitol Hill - 105 West University Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Deeper Life Bible Church - 945 University Ave W, St Paul, MN 55104
- Faith Lutheran Church - 105 West University Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Islamic Da'wah Center - 478 University Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Minnesota Catholic Conference - 475 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Mt. Olivet Baptist Church - 451 Central Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Pilgrim Bapist Church - 732 West Central Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104
- St Adalbert's Church - 265 Charles Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- St. Agnes Catholic Church - 535 West Thomas Avenue, St. Paul, MN 55103
- St. Matthew's Evangelical Lutheran Church - 701 Lexington Pkwy N St Paul, MN 55104
- St. Paul City Church - 1088 University Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104
- St. Paul Fellowship - 868 Sherburne Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104
- St. Adalbert Vietnamese Catholic Church - 265 Charles Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- St. Stephanus Lutheran Church - 739 Lafond Ave, St. Paul, MN 55104
- St. Vincent de Paul Hmong Catholic Church - 651 Virginia St, St. Paul, MN 55103
Based in or covering Frogtown-area news and communities.
- Twin Cities Daily Planet - Thomas Dale or "frogtown" search
- Pioneer Press - Frogtown search
- Google News - Local Search
- Asian American Press
- Hmong Today
- Hmong Times
- Midway Como Monitor
Government and Elected Officials
- City of St. Paul
- Melvin Carter, St. Paul City Council
- Janice Rettman, Ramsey County Board
- Cy Thao, Minnesota House of Representatives
- Sandy Pappas, Minnesota Senate
- Crime Reports - District 7
- The Saint Paul police department encourages residents to join its Nixle Community Alert system, which sends out immediate notices to subscribers via e-mail.
Must be located in Greater Frogtown Area.
- A-1 Vacuum Cleaner Co - 666 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55104
- Employment Action Center - 849 University Avenue #103, St. Paul, 55104
- Frogtown Family Lofts Artist Co-op - 655 Galtier St, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Hmongtown Marketplace - 217 Como Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Hoa Bien Vietnamese Restaurant - 1105 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55104
- Lettertech Custom Vinyl Graphics - 509 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Mai Village Vietnamese Restaurant - 394 University Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Spielman Mortuary - 344 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Team Personnel - 259 University Ave W, Suite A, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Unidale Insurance Agency - 575 University Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Banks and Credit Unions
- Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union - 95 Sherburne Ave, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Capital Bank - 1020 Rice St, St. Paul, MN 55117
- Hiway Federal Credit Union - 395 John Ireland Blvd, St. Paul, MN 55155; 111 Empire Dr, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Hmong American Credit Union - 388 Western Ave N, St. Paul, MN 55103
- University National Bank - 200 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55103
- Wells Fargo Bank - 640 Jackson St, St. Paul, MN 55101
- Western Bank - 663 University Ave W, St. Paul, MN 55104
To help collect web links for this directory use the "Delicious" tool using the tag "frogtown."