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Open Streets at JXTA – U.S. Bank MIF award celebration

September 14, 2019 @ 11:00 am5:00 pm

U.S. Bank recently gifted JXTA a $50,000 Community Possible grant to help fund the inaugural programming season of our new skate-able art plaza. The grant is part of U.S. Bank’s new annual $1 million fund focused on organizations driving economic development across the country in the areas of workforce preparation, affordable housing and arts and culture.
To celebrate this gift, we’re hosting a day of art-making, activities, and acknowledgements during Open Streets West Broadway on Saturday, September 14! Join us for skateboarding demonstrations, performances, refreshments, JXTA retail for sale, art-making, a game booth, and a meet-and-greet with Timberwolves mascot Crunch. A brief presentation will occur at approximately 1:00 p.m.
What: performances, art-making, skateboarding demonstrations, face painting, and other activities
When: Saturday, September 14, 2019, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Juxtaposition Arts Skate-Able Art Plaza (corner of West Broadway Avenue and North Emerson Avenue)
  • Meet-and-greet with Timberwolves Mascot Crunch 12PM
  • Program and check presentation at approximately 1PM
The 2019 season of skate-able art plaza activities is made possible with support from the U.S. Bank Market Impact Fund.
JXTA will use the funds to provide programming for the new skate-able art plaza in partnership with the West Broadway Business & Area Coalition and City of Skate. Through the new annual Market Impact Fund, U.S. Bank invests $50,000 grants to 20 nonprofit organizations across the country. The new Fund is in addition to U.S. Bank’s Community Possible giving platform focused on grant cycles in the areas of Work, Home and Play.
Learn more about U.S. Bank’s social responsibility work here: www.usbank.com/csr2018 or www.usbank.com/community.
Photo courtesy of Mississippi Watershed Management Organization.


September 14, 2019

11:00 am – 5:00 pm




Skate-able Art Plaza

1100 West Broadway Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411 United States

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