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Karen Organization of Minnesota

Welcome to the Karen Organization of Minnesota

The Karen Organization of Minnesota (“KOM”) welcomes you and hopes this website can provide you with information about the Karen People in addition to providing resources for the Karen and other refugees from Burma living in Minnesota and the United States.

Open House at KOM

Please join us for an open house to celebrate our recent move! The event will take place on Tuesday, March 31st from 3:30 to 6:00PM. We will begin the celebration with a ribbon-cutting ceremony and short program followed by a tour of our new office and a casual reception. Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to Maureen Rafferty at (651) 202-3112 or events@mnkaren.org if you plan to attend.

Address: 2353 Rice Street, Suite 240, Roseville, MN 55113. Map and directions. Download the flyer.

tax clinic flyer

Free Tax Clinics

The Minnesota Department of Revenue's volunteer program will be hosting 4 free tax clinics at the KOM office to assist our community members with filing their taxes. The clinics will be held from 5:30pm to 7:30pm on four Fridays in February and March (2/13, 2/27, 3/6, and 3/20) to ensure timely and accurate filing. Interpreters will be available to assist community members with limited English abilities. Interested persons can come to KOM or call our main line at (651)788-7593 to sign up for one of the clinics. Appointments are required.

Download the flyer in English or Karen

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