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Monday May 27th 2024

Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Association offers Support for Outreach & Engagement on National Night Out – Tues Aug. 5th

The 31st Annual Mpls. National Night Out is Tuesday, August 5th, 2014. The Midtown Phillips Neighborhood Association, Inc. has reimbursements up $250.per event for neighborhood block gatherings from its City funded community engagement strategy. 


  • Inclusive outreach for participants within the block.
  • Minimum of 20 neighbors in attendance.


  • Submit a description & 2 photos of your event to
  • Submit what you did for outreach & include a copy of a flyer, email, etc.
  • If you have access, please post your event on midtownphillips facebook page!
  • Support Midtown Phillips in distributing information and recruiting participation in:

October 2014 Clean Sweep, July 2015 Midtown Festival, & monthly
community meetings.

Just a Pledge of Commitment would mean very much for this NNO support!

*These city dollars may only be used for non-food expenses.

Carnival games, facepainting materials, inflatable jumpers, clowns, printing costs, office supplies, carnival game prizes, etc. are allowable costs. 

If you need funds for food, maybe a neighborhood business would contribute to your event. District Reps and board members from Midtown Phillips from your area may be able to help solicit donations and identify businesses or organizations to help with needed donations.

Register National Night Out parties with: He is our Community Crime
Prevention civilian partner with the Minneapolis Police Department.

If you would like the Police to stop by your block gathering, please send an email to Don. 

If you would like a fire truck to stop by your gathering, call 311 and register the request for the National Night Out party. The fire trucks create a list of parties and will travel to as many as possible if there are no emergency calls.

Learn more about National Night Out at

Midtown Phillips Neighborhood is between Lake Street on the south & 24th Street on the north; Bloomington Avenue on the East & Chicago Avenue on the West.

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