The Danish American Center (DAC) - a center for Danish cultural exchange & Danish hygge is located in Minneapolis. The DAC is dedicated to the forwarding of anything Danish, offering a wide variety of activities & events which focus on aspects of Danish living & culture.

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I'm going to change hats from finance to fundraising in this note.  I reported to you at the annual meeting that we had a really good year financially last year and yet we came up short in our individual contributions and honestly, we are a little bit behind again this year.  Our budget calls for two separate line items for dollars to come from you, the members of the DAC. One from Individual Contributions $15,000 and the other is a Year End Fundraising campaign also for $15,000.  These numbers have been much higher in the past, but we had a major drop in both items during the pandemic. ...More

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Directions to the Danish American Center

We are located in Minneapolis, off West River Parkway and East Lake Street. 

From I-94:

  • Take Exit 237 (Cretin / Vandalia) and turn south on Cretin.
  • At Marshall Avenue, turn right & travel west across the Lake Street/Marshall Ave. bridge.
  • At the West River Parkway stoplight, turn left (south) toward the River Parkway, then right onto 48th Avenue South to arrive.
  • Follow signs for parking in the upper and lower lots.

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