EDTalks: Mohamed Farah on mentoring Somali youth

Listen to Mohamed Farah who is co-founder and Executive Director of Ka-Joog, which enriches the lives of Somali-American youth in Minnesota through mentoring and guidance on education and employment. This month he joined other Minnesota leaders at the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism to talk about ways to prevent youth from being recruited by international extremist organizations.

Why Somalis Can’t Use MN Food Shelves And The Push To Change That

Isuroon, a local nonprofit that works to develop the health and empowerment of Somali women, is asking the city allocate $150,000 to help develop a new food shelf that provides healthy, ethnic food to the Muslim community living in South Minneapolis.