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From Minnpost: New Vision Foundation aims to inspire Minnesota’s young African immigrants to become tech innovators

August 4, 2017

Facebook. Snapchat. Twitter. Those are some of the many social media giants that Hussein Farah has seen African immigrants in Minnesota use on a regular basis. Now, he wants young people to start thinking about…

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Hussein Farah named 2017 NLC fellow

January 11, 2017

Hussein Farah, Founder and Executive Director of New Vision Foundation, was named a 2017 fellow of the New Leaders Council. The national organization works to recruit, train and promote the progressive political entrepreneurs of tomorrow — trendsetters,…

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Coding class debuts at Southwest High School in Minneapolis

November 16, 2016

The US rollout of New Vision Foundation’s digital literacy classes began today at Southwest High School, a public school in Minneapolis, Minnesota. A group of freshman and sophomore students heard about the importance of Information Technology…

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Give to the Max on Nov. 17!

November 14, 2016

On Wednesday, you have the opportunity to help marginalized youth with even a small donation during Give to the Max Day! Every $300 donated enables one year of digital literacy classes for a student from a…

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Eric Kibisu named as Director of Training

October 10, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS–New Vision Foundation proudly announces its first Director of Training, Eric Kibisu. “I’ll be putting together the coursework for New Vision Foundation globally,” said Kibisu. “I anticipate working with instruction teams in the US and the…

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Partnering on IT access

September 4, 2016

New Vision Foundation is thrilled to have begun a partnership with Fundación Ciencias de la Documentación (Documentation Sciences Foundation), a Spanish organization dedicated to driving social change through information access, integrity and transparency. The partnership was announced…

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Talking radicalism and integration with journalists from around the world

August 24, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS – New Vision Foundation today hosted the 2016 Fellows of the World Press Institute, a group of 10 foreign journalists on a multi-city tour of the United States. The issue of youth radicalization drove the conversation –…

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Quartz Africa: Mark Zuckerberg’s foundation is investing millions in a company that trains coders in Africa

June 16, 2016

New Vision Foundation is also channeling corporate investment in the proposition that coding and other IT-based training opportunities can keep disadvantaged youth engaged, motivated and inspired to achieve their maximum potential. We are coming for…

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Tech Dump and New Vision talk strategic partnership

May 25, 2016

Great meeting with CEO Amanda LaGrange and General Manager Brian Bernhardt of Tech Dump as we outline a partnership between our companies, both Twin Cities-based social ventures with business solutions in the IT field. Laptops donated by companies to New Vision…

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New Vision presents to Central Minnesota Community Foundation

May 24, 2016

Many thanks to the board members of Central Minnesota Community Foundation for giving us the opportunity to introduce ourselves today in St. Cloud. Contact Us 612.470.3322 •

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