On January 11th from 5:30-7:30pm Beacons of Hope is hosting a community event at the Moose Lodge that will include an overview of MFIP, a panel will share their experience with the program and the evening will close with a group activity designed to help those in attendance influence legislative action on the level of assistance families are eligible for.
Panel Members Jillousie Simonson and Jamie Harthan live, work and play in the Two Harbors area. They will share their stories and also work with those in attendance to influence legislation in regard to the level of assistance offered by the MFIP program.
The Minnesota Family Investment Program (MFIP) is an economic safety net for 70,000 children and their parents but it has NOT increased since 1986. It provides employment support and temporary cash assistance to children and their parents who are striving toward full-time employment. Many low-wage working parents do not qualify for unemployment insurance when they lose work. Instead, they must turn to MFIP for time-limited help. The program has eroded under inflation. Parents enrolled in MFIP struggle to find stable housing, afford gas to get to work, and provide other basic needs for their families. Their children face challenges in their early development and at school.
It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on .
To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you.
To activate your account, please confirm your password.
When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.
*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.
Welcome back to B105 Backstage
It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kkcb.com using your original account information.