GMDC in the News!

These are occasions when the Greater Mankato Diversity Council has been in the media - and our own press releases about important events.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Why it matters: Greater Minnesota is not immune from racial tensions, and being proactive is always the best way to head off problems.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Our Executive Director, Bukata Hayes, was chosen for the first-ever River Valley Woman "Man Edition." 

Saturday, May 21, 2016

The Minnesota Council of Churches and the Greater Mankato Area Diversity Council held a Community Conversation about Refugees at the Blue Earth County History Center.

Saturday, April 23, 2016

The Greater Mankato Diversity Council, another broad collaboration supported by the city, was created in 2004 and continues to teach understanding and respect for the growing non-white population,

Thursday, January 7, 2016

The ideals honored by Mankato's Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Board Thursday were far from lofty ones.

Saturday, December 26, 2015

“As nonprofits, we are always judged, in a sense, about how effectively we use our dollars,” 

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

And we wanted to ask Bukata Hayes, who heads up the Greater Mankato Diversity Council, what he thinks about the issues from o

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

The planning committee itself is made up of representatives from the private, public and nonprofit sectors.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

“It has given me incredible resolve to vigilantly and constantly work toward the total win even amidst the many setbacks and small victories.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

" Since 2010 the SURGE youth leadership program has helped girls from numerous backgrounds to build trust and understand and appreciate each other.