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Turning Point hosts our annual Alumni Celebration October 25, 6-8:30 p.m. Held in the Community Room of the Cora McCorvey Health & Wellness Center, the evening focuses on celebrating all those who are living in recovery every day. Pictured above is 2017 Keynote Speaker and Board Chair Jashon Eison. Current clients as well as graduates of all programs are invited to come with their families for the program and dinner....

                  Get on Board! April 20 is the day of our Honors Gala. This year we honor US Representative Keith Ellison, who has represented the Fifth Congressional District in the US House of Representatives since 2007. The Fifth Congressional District is the most vibrant and diverse district in Minnesota with a rich history and traditions. the Fifth District includes the City of Minneapolis and the surrounding suburbs. Ellison’s philosophy is one of “generosity and inclusiveness.” His roots as a community activist and his message of inclusivity through democratic participation resonates throughout the Fifth District. His priorities in Congress include promoting peace, prosperity for working families, environmental sustainability, and civil and human rights. Turning Point Honors Award The ward itself recognizes and celebrates knowledge, leadership, experience and longevity. We are honored to salute individuals who deserve the highest praise. Our honorees reflect the values and traditions that make African Americans successful, strong and monumental. This year we also honor Ms. Patricia Carter as Employee of the Year, Mr. Marvin Clark as Client of the Year and Ms. Elizabeth Reed, President’s Award Recipient. We will celebrate at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn Center. For reservations or more information, call 612-520-9187. Tickets available at eventbrite.com/e/6th-annual-turning-point-honors-gala-tickets-43978363469    ...

The 2018 Turning Point Honors Gala will be at the Earle Brown Heritage Center on April 20 from 6-8 p.m. We will be honoring the following people: US Representative Keith Ellison – Person of the Year Ms. Patricia Carter – Employee of the Year Mr. Marvin Clark – Client of the Year Ms. Elizabeth Reed – President’s Awards recipient ...

Check out our 2016 annual report. Inside this year's annual report you'll find client success stories, a letter from our CEO and CFO and information about what's ahead for Turning Point....

Founded in 1976, Turning Point has directly served and helped positively change the lives of more than 24,125 people. Our culturally specific services support African Americans who are chemically dependent, homeless, and/or of low socioeconomic status. Our cultural training supports organizations seeking, as part of their diversity and inclusion initiatives, to better serve and work with African Americans and other people of color....

Slideshow of Turning Point "And the beat goes on" in honor of its 40th Anniversary Celebration & Honors Gala 2016...

Slideshow of Turning Point "Back in the Day" in honor of its 40th Anniversary Celebration & Honors Gala 2016...