General Opportunities and Resources

Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation: Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships
The Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarships, funded by the Sodexo Stop Hunger Foundation, recognize student innovation and youth-led solutions to fight hunger across the country. Applicants must have demonstrated an ongoing commitment to their community by performing unpaid volunteer services impacting hunger in the United States within the last 12 months. Students between the ages of five and 25 are eligible to apply. The winners receive a $5,000 scholarship, as well as a $5,000 grant made in their name to the hunger-related charity of their choice in their local community. In addition, regional honorees receive a $1,000 grant made in their name to the hunger-related charity of their choice. Applications may be submitted through December 5, 2019. Visit the Foundation’s website to review the Official Rules and Factsheet, and to access the online application.

Twin Cities Public Television MN 2020 Census Videos

The 2020 Census should be completed by students as if they were on campus on April 1st. 

Census 101: Get Your Civics On! Partner Sites: https://player.pbs.org/viralplayer/3031263090/

Census 102: Confidentiality in Our Bones Partner Sites: https://player.pbs.org/viralplayer/3031263244/

Hacking Housing Insecurity: One Movie, Five Conversations, Infinite Ideas 

On February 7, 2020, we held an innovative conference on housing insecurity using the web conferencing software, Zoom. Watch our 5 outstanding speakers and the conference below. Email Tori.Vogelgesang {at} kycompact(.)org to get tips on facilitating your own virtual conference in a time of social distancing.