Monday, January 25, 2010
Fartun Hussein ’07 ’08, St. Cloud, is executive director of St. Cloud Area Somali Women’s Association, a non-profit organization that is working with Somali immigrant woman in central Minn. This fall, Create CommUNITY, a city of St. Cloud initiative that addresses racial and human rights issues, awarded $20,000 to Hussein to help fund the program. The award will help Hussein build a broader-based collaboration of community organizations and to work on reducing racism in central Minnesota.