Supporting UROC’s work

Over the years, UROC has played a central role in breakthrough research that helps urban communities thrive. By partnering with individuals and organizations in North Minneapolis, University of Minnesota researchers have addressed many urban issues linked directly to improving the lives of those in urban communities.

You can support the research and programs taking place at UROC to ensure ongoing work that will benefit generations to come. Support and giving opportunities are available for organizations, foundations, and individuals. Every donation counts.

For more information, please contact UROC executive director Heidi Barajas at 612-625-4823.

"Our researchers and educators are not just working with the community and in the community — they’re part of it. UROC represents the University’s strong commitment to long-term relationships with our urban neighbors that are truly transformative on both sides.”
—Heidi Lasley Barajas, UROC executive director