Press Release



June 1, 2018 – Governor Dayton signs bonding bill, awarding $5.5 million to Hmong American Partnership for construction of Workforce Training Centers in St. Paul

May 24, 2018 – HAP receives bipartisan support for $5.5 million bonding to build Workforce Training Centers in the East metro

• February 8, 2018 – AT&T Contributes $95,000 to HAP to Support Youth Job Skills Program

December 6, 2017 – HAP celebrates the appointment of Ms. Sophia Vuelo as a Ramsey County District County Judge becoming the first Hmong appointed judge to serve Minnesota

• October 18, 2017 – HAP Receives $335,000 from Minnesota Housing Finance Agency and Department of Human Services To Provide Housing And Supportive Services for Victims of Gender Violence

October 18, 2017 – HAP Receives $780,800 from the Administration for Children and Families to Create Employment Opportunities for Immigrants and Refugees for Tapestry Restaurant

September 13, 2017 – HAP Receives $1.25 Million from the Federal Office of Refugee Resettlement to Support Refugee Microenterprise Small Businesses

September 1, 2017 – HAP Receives $875,000 from MDE to Operate a Community Learning Center to Improve Educational Outcomes for Underserved Students

April 25, 2017 – HAP Receives $95,000 from AT&T Foundation to support Education and Workforce Development for Southeast Asian Youth

December 19, 2016 – HAP Receives $95,000 from AT&T Foundation to Support Education and Workforce Development for Southeast Asian Youth

December 1, 2016 – HAP Receives $500,000 from MN Department of Health to Initiate a Tobacco-Free Community Grant for Southeast Asian Communities

November 16, 2016 – HAP Receives $980,000 from MN Department of Employment and Economic Development to Improve Racial Equity in Economic Sector

September 26, 2016 – HAP Takes on Violence with Department of Justice Grant

September 22, 2016 – HAP Receives $800,000 for Community Economic Development Grant