Enhancing the quality of life for all refugees from Burma in Minnesota

Karen Organization of Minnesota

Welcome to the Karen Organization of Minnesota

The Karen Organization of Minnesota (“KOM”) welcomes you and hopes this website can provide you with information about the Karen People in addition to providing resources for the Karen and other refugees from Burma living in Minnesota and the United States.

For the first time ever, the Karen Organization of Minnesota (KOM) has an informational video! Thank you to our talented and hardworking team from the Saint Paul Area Chamber of Commerce’s Leadership Saint Paul program for creating this video for our organization.

Learn about KOM's history, mission, programs, and impact in this video with both Karen and English subtitles.

Volunteer Opportunities

Youth Mentor Bus Buddy

Jobs at KOM

Client Advocate - KOM is seeking to fill a part-time (20 hours/week) client advocate position. The Client Advocate will provide direct services and staff support to help underserved Karen refugees with mental health challenges, substance abuse, and family issues access adequate services. Learn more →

2016 Karen New Year Celebration

Join the Karen community in Minnesota for the largest Karen celebration during the year!
Learn more →

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