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Please consider donating again this year to the Fulton Fall Festival Silent Auction

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The Silent Auction is a GREAT way to raise money for projects that enhance our parks and neighborhood!  Donating is also a GREAT way to show your support in the community and get your name out there!  Help us with:

                                – graffiti reduction programs

                                – creek sustainability

                                – nurturing butterflies & bee environments

                                – opening park access to all our neighbors

If you have an item you would like to donate, please contact Mary Jordan (info below).

Deadline for donations is August 27th. 

Thank you for your support of our community!

Mary Jordan
Silent Auction Coordinator
fultonneighborhood.org
maryjordan13@gmail.com
612-308-6170

Categories: Community Engagement

Volunteers Needed for Fulton Fall Festival on Sept. 10

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Our annual Fulton Neighborhood Association Fall Festival will take place on Sat., Sept. 10th, from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Pershing Park. It is always a great event filled with fun activities, good food, wonderful music and an awesome day spent with friends and neighbors. It takes a village to pull off an event like this and we need you to be part of our village! Please consider signing up for a volunteer shift that day. There are lots of different choices: ticket sales, inflatables, food tent, Silent Auction and set-up/clean-up – something for everyone. Each volunteer will receive four free tickets to be used anywhere at the event. We appreciate any help you can give us. Check out our online sign-up:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/904084ba4a822aa8-fulton1

Thank you and looking forward to seeing you at the Fulton Fall Festival on Sept. 10!

Categories: Community Engagement

Applications Now Available for the Fulton Fall Festival Marketplace on Sept. 10

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As part of the big Fulton Fall Festival, we host a Marketplace area for local artisans and entrepreneurs to have a place to show and sell their goods and services. The fee for hosting a table is $10 (free for kids 17 and under); if you need an actual table, they are available to rent for an additional $10.

It’s always a fun day and a great way to meet neighbors and make connections. Please see the application below for more details.

Fulton Festival Marketplace Application 2016

Categories: Community Engagement

Lynnhurst/Fulton Neighborhood Garage Sales on September 17

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Sat., Sept. 17
9 a.m.-4 p.m., rain or shine

If you would like to host a sale, mail registration and $5 fee (checks made payable to Lynnhurst Neighborhood Association) to:

LYNAS
PO Box 19445
Minneapolis, MN 55419

Questions? E-mail info@lynnhurst.org or call 612-922-3106

Your $5 registration fee will include a group ad in the Star Tribune and your listing on sale maps.

Registration must include:
· Your name and phone number (it won’t be published, but just in case there are questions)
· Address of the sale
· Location of the sale: Front, Back, Alley or Driveway
· In five words or less, a description of your sale (e.g. kids gear, general household, sporting goods, etc.)

Deadline to register: Sept. 10

2016 registration

Categories: Uncategorized

Pollinator Protection

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Spring is here! Spring/Summer gardening and lawn maintenance season is around the corner. The Fulton Neighborhood Environment Committee supports and would like to share the key provisions of the Minneapolis Pollinator Resolution and what it might suggest for residents and businesses.

The City of Minneapolis urges all Minneapolis property owners, residents, businesses, institutions, and neighborhoods to become more pollinator-friendly by adopting practices listed below.

Here’s what each one of us can do to protect our pollinators:

  •  Committing to not use pesticides, including systemic insecticides, on their property;
  •  Avoiding planting flowering plants that are treated with systemic insecticides;
  •  Discontinuing the sale of pesticides and plants that are treated with insecticides;
  •  Planting more pollinator forage on their property and
  •  Organic or chemical-free lawn and landscaping practices.
Categories: Uncategorized

2016 Fulton Small Grants Recipients

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Fulton Neighborhood Association is in its second year of providing funding to local programming through the Fulton Small Grants Program. The program is designed to support community engagement and neighborhood youth activities. In the first year of programming, funding went to support a bullying prevention program, music education and enhancement, art activities and youth leadership.

Fulton Neighborhood Association is proud to announce the recipients of the 2016 Fulton Small Grants:

Normandale Center for Healing and Wholeness
Award Amount: $2,500
Program: Provide supportive encouragement to community participants ages 60+ in a fun learning environment as they engage in healthy aging practices.

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Categories: Uncategorized

Home Improvement Loan Program

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A Southwest Minneapolis Neighborhood Association Cooperative Loan Program

 

Armatage, Fulton, Kenny and Lynnhurst Neighborhood Associations have joined forces to offer a new home improvement and emergency loan program.

Home Improvement Loans:

$5,000-$20,000 loan amounts
3% interest rate
No income limit
Approved Projects: most exterior and interior projects are eligible

Emergency Loans:

$3,000-$8,000 loan amounts
0% interest rate; payments deferred for 5 years
Income Limit of 80% of the Area Median Income
Approved Projects: repair of imminent conditions that make a home uninhabitable

Click below to view the full program guidelines for both programs.

GUIDELINES Fulton Fix It Fund

This loan program is being administered by Greater Metropolitan Housing Corporation (GMHC):

Greater Metropolitan Housing Corporation
612-722-7141
www.gmhchousing.org (follow the prompts to Fulton Neighborhood)

Categories: Housing

FNA Meeting Minutes

Fulton Neighborhood Association Board Meeting Minutes 6/8/2016

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Categories: Minutes

Finance Meeting Minutes

Fulton Neighborhood Association Finance Committee Meeting Minutes 6/1/2016

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Categories: Minutes, NRP

July 2016 Safety Report

July 2016 Safety Report

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Categories: Safety

FNA Meeting on July 13

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The next regularly scheduled FNA meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at Pershing Park on Wed., July 13. Please see the agenda below.

2016 July Agenda

Categories: Uncategorized

FNA Meeting Minutes

Fulton Neighborhood Association Board Meeting Minutes 5/11/2016

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Categories: Minutes

Finance Meeting Minutes

Fulton Neighborhood Association Finance Committee Meeting Minutes 5/4/2016

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Categories: Minutes, NRP