The Macalester-Groveland Community Council fosters citizen participation
in government and community decisions that make our neighborhood
a great place to live, work, learn and play.


Give to the Max Day: November 16

Donate at GiveMn.orgMark your calendar!

Participate in a statewide tradition of generosity while donating to a cause close to home. As the only organization devoted exclusively to the Macalester-Groveland neighborhood, we depend on your support!

Bookmark this link and don't forget to make your donation on Give to the Max Day on November 16 (or schedule your gift starting November 1). GiveMN makes giving easy and fun - we could win a $10,000 prize if your donation is selected for a Golden Ticket!

We appreciate your support as we continue working to make Mac-Grove a great place to live, work, learn and play.

MGCC's Community Building Committee to host a series of speakers

Community ImageThis new speaker series reflects the mission of the Community Building Committee. Please join us! 

MISSION:We are united in cultivating an engaged community by fostering ideas that build connections, preserve safety, and enhance the unique character of Macalester Groveland.

Dream Refugee
Monday, November 13th - 6:30pm
Edgcumbe Rec Center (320 S. Griggs) 
The first speaker is a student from the University of St. Thomas, and the founder and CEO of Dream Refugee. Dream Refugee is a 501c(3) non-profit whose mission is to begin to tackle today's most relevant and troubling themes of exclusion, xenophobia and apathy by connecting refugees with disparate communities in unique ways. 

Save the Date: December 6th Dine to Donate!

Bottle Rocket LogoSupport MGCC on December 6 at Bottle Rocket

Enjoy a delicious meal + support MGCC! 

Simply present this coupon at Bottle Rocket and 20% of your bill will be donated to support our work!

Bottle Rocket (1806 St. Clair Ave)
Wednesday, December 6th
5pm - 8pm

Doing good never tasted so good. Thank you!

Get involved with MGCC!

Interested in joining the MGCC board or committees?

We currently have board openings for the following grids: 5. Additionally, we have openings for an At-Large Residential Representative, At-Large Faith Representative, At-Large Landlord Representative, and At-Large Education Representative.

Click on the grid number to view a map of that grid. For information about joining the Macalester-Groveland Community Council Board of Directors, contact 651-695-4000 or

Ready to get involved? Join a committee! We currently have 4 committees that meet each month. Attend three meetings consecutively, and you become a voting member. Learn more about our committees and their work here.


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