Southside Family Nurturing Center

News Archive


Children's Defense Fund-MN names SSFNC "Star of the State"

SSFNC was named a Star of the State for Early Care and Education in Children's Defense Fund-MN's 2009 KIDS COUNT Data Book. Learn more about KIDS COUNT and download the complete report here.


SSFNC Executive Director Testifies at Hennepin County Budget Hearings

On November 20, 2009, Barb Olson presented an emotional testimony on the impending budget cuts. Read the full article in the Star Tribune here.


SSFNC and Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theater Featured on Twin Cities Public Television!

Barb Olson and Sandy Spieler talk about the six year-long collaboration between SSFNC and Heart of the Beast and what art means to the families we serve. View the entire video here.


SSFNC featured on the Fox Morning News


SSFNC was featured on Fox Morning News on May 20, 2008, showcasing the renovations to our beautiful building. On May 15, 2008 we held an event to thank all those who supported us throughout this process and have enabled us to better serve our children and families. If you haven't had a chance to see our renewed building, we'd love to show you around.


To schedule a visit, contact Julia Miller at 612-721-2762, ext.241.