“Meet Your Principal” Event a Great Success
On Monday November, 22, Lowry Hill Neighborhood Association (LHNA) board members hosted a virtual event with North Community High School Administrators. The 40 minute conversation focused on the new partnership between the two groups to raise funds for the North High Polars Track and Field equipment needs. Speakers included Principal Mauri Friestleben, Assistant Principal Steve White, and Track and Field head coach Chris Skoglund.
LHNA has proposed a commitment of $10,000 to the $43,000 needed in funding. Members from the community were also invited to attend the event and encouraged to ask questions. Several neighborhood residents pledged their financial support to this cause and were excited to hear about future investments in North High.
Part of the Community
For more information on Lowry Hill’s new connection to North High, the fundraising efforts, and ways to contribute, please see this story.
To learn more about Principal Mauri Friestleben and her dedication to Minneapolis Public Schools, please watch the award-winning documentary “Love Them First” here.
Download the 2021 Minneapolis School District Map (pdf) here.
Watch the Conversation
Recorded video of the Nov 22 “Meet Your Principal” event:
April, 2022 – Update:
Although we have acquired the funding for track & field equipment, donations to the booster club are still welcome and encouraged. Please consider the North High Polars in your charitable giving. The Minneapolis Foundation is now the fiscal agent for the North Community High School Booster Club.
To make a charitable donation, please use the link provided below: