Northside Achievement Zone (NAZ)

NAZ exists to permanently close the achievement gap and end generational poverty in North Minneapolis. Together with our partner organizations, we are walking side by side with hundreds of low-income families as they put their children on a path to college.


NAZ Named 2015 Nonprofit of the Year!

NAZ is proud to be awarded the 2015 Nonprofit of the Year by the Minneapolis Regional Chamber of Commerce! See Video »


New Study Finds Every $1 Invested in NAZ Returns $6

Wilder Research released a study that projects a societal gain of $6.12 for every dollar invested in NAZ. Read Study »


Twin Cities Business Magazine Highlights NAZ Results

An article published in the April 2015 issue of Twin Cities Business magazine shines a spotlight on NAZ results. Read Article »