2023 V3 Sports Victories

2023 V3 Do More Than Tri - Youth Triathlon

The Last Beam – May 11th The signed beam swinging into position. Photographed by Luke Day. Moments before the final structuring beam was installed in the V3 Center, V3 staff and board members signed the beam which is permanently placed on the second floor. It was a milestone in the construction progress and worth celebrating […]

V3 Sports Appoints Malik Rucker the Executive Director of V3 Sports

V3 Sports has appointed Malik Rucker to the new role of Executive Director. V3 Sports is a non-profit that is developing a new community-inspired health and wellness destination focused on elevating the physical, emotional, and social well-being of North Minneapolis residents through fitness, educational programming and community gatherings. The first phase of the V3 Center […]

V3 Center Gets $6 Million Boost from Sauer Family

V3 Sports is thrilled to share a major milestone in developing the V3 Center, a health and wellness sports facility serving North Minneapolis and the Twin Cities area. The Sauer family generously committed $6 million to support the completion of The V3 Center – Phase One, which will serve as a hub of collaboration, offering […]

Bringing Water Safety and Education to North Minneapolis

Fear has many faces but courage also comes in many forms. And when courage turns into comfortability in the water for kids on the Northside, the vision of V3 is carried forward. More than 50 people of all ages, races, and genders faced their fears together inside the Franklin Middle School pool on June 4th; […]

V3’s Newest Team Member Raven Tittle: Full Speed Ahead Breaking Barriers

*Raven is no longer with V3 (as of August 2022) – We are extremely grateful for the months Raven worked with V3, and are cheering her on as she pursues her law degree full-time at the University of St. Thomas! Read below to know more about Raven. In just 25 years, Raven Tittle has lived […]

The V3 Center: Community Cornerstone to be Built with People and Environment in Mind

When you look at the renderings for the upcoming V3 Center, you instantly notice the glass, separated by angled exterior walls. LSE Architects designed the building to be a gateway into North Minneapolis, with a nod to both the skyscrapers nearby downtown and the community-feel of the North neighborhood V3 calls home. But what isn’t […]

Try the Henry Lake Donut: A Delicious Investment in V3

We couldn’t be more thankful for our unbelievable community partners, and now, we’re bringing our fundraising campaign to Duck Donuts. They’re taking the Henry Lake Donut and dropping it like it’s hot! If you buy the donut in the month of March, part of the proceeds will help fund the V3 Community Center in North […]

2021: A Year of Challenges, Complexity, and Renewed Hope

Dear V3 friends and supporters, With the ongoing pandemic and persistent racial disparities continuing to impact our community, it has been a year of challenges and complexity. And yet, because of your generosity and support, it has also been a year of renewed hope. V3’s resolve has never been stronger. At V3, we will remember […]

Generous Donor Matching Gifts through December 31st

Update: December 30, 2021 We met our match! Thank you to everyone who donated to help us reach our $10,000 December match. We exceeded our goal and are honored so many people and organizations have chosen to get behind this aspirational vision! Update: December 7, 2021 Wow, what a week it’s been! We are almost […]