SPNN is a community media and technology center that provides the tools and training for youth, adult, and nonprofits to use media and technology to tell stories and gain job skills.
We have 35 AmeriCorps members in nonprofits, libraries, and workforce centers around the Twin Cities metro area.
We partner with organizations to create programs, record events, and host events in our studio..
Youth and adults can learn how to create their own media through our monthly classes, one-on-one help, or our in-depth project based learning programs.
There are many ways you can be involved with SPNN, find the way that is right for you!
Teach Technology Skills
Make a difference! Teach basic or advanced media, technology, and digital literacy skills. Find out how you can become a CTEP AmeriCorps Member!
Youth 14-19 can learn podcasting, video production, and about careers in media by becoming a part of SPNN Youth. Find the right program for you.
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