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Building on the strengths of refugee and immigrant communities and removing barriers to achieving economic, social, and cultural wellbeing.

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Saturday, April 1

A Conversation with the Karen Community on the Juvenile Justice System and Substance Use

We welcome Karen parents and families to come and hear from the Saint Paul Police Department, Ramsey County Probation, and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug […]

Tuesday, April 11

API Day at the Capitol 2023

Save the date for API Day at the Capitol on Tuesday, April 11th, 2023! The Council on Asian Pacific Minnesotans and local and state nonprofit […]

Job Openings

Career Pathways Employment Counselor

Title: Career Pathways Employment Counselor  Organization: Karen Organization of Minnesota  Location: Hybrid between office, training sites in the Metro Area, and virtually from home  Status: Full-time […]

Youth Case Manager (Bilingual English-Karen)

Position Title: Youth Case Manager (Bilingual English-Karen) Reports to: Program Supervisor Status: Full-Time Salary Range: $22.50 – $25.50/hour depending on qualifications Position Summary: The Karen […]


Thursday, March 16

KOM’s New Mission Statement: Strengthening Refugee and Immigrant Communities

Dear supporters,   The Karen Organization of Minnesota has recently announced a new mission statement that highlights the non-profit organization’s dedication to serving refugees and […] More »

Thursday, February 16

Building Relationships At the Elderly Age: Senior-friendly trip to the Como Zoo

At the KOM, one of the most significant benefits of a senior program is being part of a community. Therefore, KOM staff try to create […] More »

Thursday, January 19

2022 Year in Review

2022 was a memorable year for KOM! We reopened our walk-in services and expanded our services to new populations of Afghan and Ukrainian refugees that […] More »

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