Browsing Archive: November, 2014

What I Know 11-26-14

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Wednesday, November 26, 2014,

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A weekly update of news and events happening in St. Anthony Park - by the Foundation's Executive Director, Jon Schumacher 


Thanksgiving. A time to consider our blessings. For some, that's easy to do...for others, it's harder. I have much for which I am thankful. Most importantly, I am surrounded by love, support and community. I am also privy to a warm house, a full pantry, ready access to transportation and enough money to know those will - for the most part - remai...


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What I Know 11-19-14

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Thursday, November 20, 2014,

BLOG: WHAT I KNOW 11-19-14 

A weekly update of news and events happening in St. Anthony Park - by the Foundation's Executive Director, Jon Schumacher 

 

Puckelball may be coming! Coming to St. Paul... coming to St. Anthony Park. "What" you say, "kind of a game is Puckelball?"  First of all, it's less a game than a playing field, and it's not just a field, it's a piece of art. Take a look at the field in the photo, there is nothing normal about it. It's the kind of field the Who's in Whoville wou...


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What I Know 11-12-14

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Wednesday, November 12, 2014,


I promised to report back on my Murray-Wolfridge experience and here it is. In a word: amazing. For those who aren't familiar with this program, it's a combination environmental/cultural/leadership learning experience for 80 Murray students which is specially crafted in partnership with Wolfridge Environmental Learning Center in Finland, MN. I have had the opportunity to be a part of it all on numerous occasions and every time I make the drive back home along the ruggedly scenic north shore o...


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What I Know 11-5-14

Posted by SAP Community Foundation on Tuesday, November 4, 2014,

BLOG: WHAT I KNOW 11-5-14 

A weekly update of news and events happening in St. Anthony Park - by the Community Foundation's Executive Director, Jon Schumacher 

I am writing this blog a day in advance as tomorrow, bright and early, I will be on my way up to Wolfridge Environmental Learning Center on the North Shore with a group from Murray Middle School. For those who aren't familiar with this program, it's a combination environmental/cultural/leadership learning experience for 80 Murray student...


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About Me


Jon Schumacher - Executive Director Hi, I'm Jon Schumacher, the Executive Director of the Saint Anthony Park Community Foundation. The Foundation's role is to understand our community needs, bring people together to help find solutions and then support their implementation. I am the point person for that and the blog is my way of keeping my board and neighbors up-to-date on all that is happening around District 12.