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The Learning Lab at Urban Ventures is the only place I can go to find peace."
Urban Ventures is a faith-based nonprofit that strives to Break the Cycle of Generational Poverty in the City One Person, One Family at a Time.
With an emphasis on education, parenting, mentoring, and job readiness, our programs work together to meet the needs of the entire family. Our programs provide thousands of youth and adults with the support, tools, and hope they need to rebuild their lives and create a better future for themselves and their families.
Click on the banner above now to register for the “Hands and Feet” event on June 15 in partnership with KTIS. Hands and Feet is an opportunity for the whole family to serve our community through Urban Ventures. Groups will take on various service projects including light construction, painting, gardening, and general cleanup at the homes of Urban Ventures’ families and their facilities. Immediately following, volunteers will rejoin at Urban Ventures’ campus for lunch and to hear KTIS broadcast live.
Hear Urban Ventures promoted on the radio at 98.5 FM KTIS! For the month of May, KTIS will showcase the work being done by Urban Ventures to break the cycle of generational poverty by narrowing the achievement gap and helping students and families succeed.
“The Fathers’ Fair put on by Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (Burnsville) was a perfect example of a suburban church coming around an inner city ministry and making a difference."
Director, Center for Fathering