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Enhancing the quality of life for all refugees from Burma in Minnesota for over 10 years

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Are you looking for help? We provide a variety of services to all refugees.
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Thursday, November 4

KOM’s Fall 2021 Virtual Fundraiser

We are excited to announce that we will be hosting a virtual fundraiser event again this year! We invite you to join us in learning […]

Friday, August 20

Karen Culture Presentation – ONLINE!

Our Karen Culture Presentation is back! What’s new? It’s now online! Are you interested in learning more about Karen culture? Join us for our Karen […]

Job Openings

Bilingual Caregiver Program Coordinator (Karen/English)

Status: Part time Salary: $17.00-$20.00/hr. DOQ Scheduling: 20 hours/week: Monday-Friday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm (Hours negotiable) Reports to:  Program Supervisors Posting Close Date: Open […]

Bilingual Social Service Coordinator (Karen/English)

Status: Full time with benefits Salary: $17.00-$20.00/hr. DOQ Scheduling: Monday-Friday 8:30-5:00, with some flexibility to attend evening/weekend appointments Reports to:  Program Supervisors Posting Close Date: […]

Minnesota Opportunity Corps – Opportunity Navigator Position

Position Summary Minnesota Opportunity Corps members, called Opportunity Navigators, serve for 11 months at a community-based organization located in the Twin Cities metro area, making […]


Thursday, October 7

Making Our Voices Heard

The Karen Organization of Minnesota is committed to empowering our community by promoting civic engagement. Voting is an important way to make your voice heard, […] More »

Wednesday, September 8

Weaving Cultural and Generational Ties

KOM’s summer weaving program returned this year, connecting youth with experienced weavers to explore this traditional Karen art form together. This month, program staff and participants share why they […] More »

Wednesday, September 8

71st Anniversary of Karen Martyr’s Day Celebration

This year, the 71st Anniversary of Karen Martyr’s Day, hosted by the Karen Community of Minnesota (KCM), was commemorated the weekend of August 14th and 15th. After the in-person event was canceled last summer, Minnesota’s […] More »

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