2021: A Year of Success - Taking a Look Back

We are Bringing Smiles to our Community Heroes.

December 21st 2021 - Toys for Tots Program

We just finished our 4th year of serving our communities Toys for Tots!

A big thank you to the Brooklyn United Methodist Church for offering their location to us for four straight years. And thank you to our sponsor, True Vine Family Christian Center. Also, a huge thank you to all of our volunteers that helped make our events possible!! Merry Christmas and a Happy Prosperous New Year!

November 17th 2021 - Anoka County Chiefs Of Police Association

The Inner Hero presented at the Anoka County Chiefs Of Police Association on November 17th, 2021.

November 13th 2021 - Free Food Distribution and COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

The Inner Hero, in collaboration with Boost Mobile, hosted a one-day free food giveaway and vaccine clinic on November 13th from 9 am to 5 pm at Midland Shopping Center.

November 2nd 2021 - Law Enforcement Expo

Minnesota Chiefs Of Police Association Executive Training Institute And Law Enforcement Expo 2021

October 13th 2021 - Fridley Police Community Citizens Advisory Group Celebration

Photos from The Inner Hero Fridley Police Community Citizens Advisory Group Celebration on Wednesday, October 13, 2021. We want to thank everyone for attending. The awards ceremony was organized and given by The Inner Hero!!

October 2nd 2021 - Free Food Distribution

The Inner Hero, in collaboration with Boost Mobile, hosted a one-day free food giveaway on October 2nd from 9 am to 6 pm at Midland Shopping Center.

August 28th, 2021 - Food Distribution and COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

The Inner Hero, in collaboration with Speak The Word Church International and Boost Mobile, hosted a one-day free food giveaway and a vaccine clinic on August 28th from 9 am to 6 pm at the Midland Shopping Center.

August 14th, 2021 - 2nd Annual Women's Cruise

August 14th, 10 am -2:30 pm.

Hey Ladies!
The Inner Hero Presents its 2nd Annual Women’s Cruise. Thanks for coming out on August 14th and being a part of the change in our community.

We look forward to seeing you again.

July 24th, 2021 - The Inner Hero 5th annual 5 on 5 Basketball Tournament

On behalf of The Inner Hero, I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the participants that took part in our 5th Annual Basketball Tournament, and a Big thank you to all of our Great Volunteers and Honorees that made our community day successful! A big thank you to all of our Sponsors and Donors, most Especially TCF Bank, which has been our sponsor for the past two years!! Big big thank you to Tom Schuster of 43 Hoops for allowing us to host the tournament in his facility! Thank you to Ms. Kelly and her entire vaccine crew for being there to vaccinate our community members!! Last but not least, a special thank you to my Beautiful Darling wife, Elshaddai T. Russell, and our children for being so supportive of the mission and vision of The Inner Hero!!

July 19th, 2021 - The Inner Hero & YMCA Speak & be Heard Roundtable Dialogue

The Inner Hero held its ‘Community Dialogue – A Conversation with the Community’ on July 19th, 2021. We had great dialog and want to keep the discussion going. As we continue scheduling events like this, we want to see you and hear your opinions, and share your experiences. Together we can bring change.

May 11th, 2021 - The Inner Hero / Community Discussion on Police Reforms

Upcoming Community Forum 
Topic: Community Discussion on Police Reforms and The Way Forward After Daunte Wright’s Killing.
 
Date: Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Time: 5:30pm CST
 
Watch the forum via The Inner Hero and Africa, Let’s Talk 
You can share your views, comments, and questions during the forum. Make a date!

2021-05-11 - Community Discussion

April 18th, 2021 - Speaking at The Ebenezer Community Church

We visited The Ebenezer Community Church to speak on the holistic approach of the community working alongside The Inner Hero in keeping the peace and safety before and after the trial.
 
#bethechangeyouwishtosee 
#letthehealingbegin 
#changebeginswithme

April 7th, 2021 - The Inner Hero and YMCA / Youth Equity & Opportunity Forum

Join the conversation and find out how the male youth can learn and explore racism and violence issues in America and be part of an upcoming educational session. All participating youth will earn $20/hr. 
 
The forum date is Wednesday, April 7, at 5 pm CST.

February 17th, 2021 - Africa - Let's Talk

Tune In And Be A Part Of The Conversation at 5pm CST.