Multicultural Alliance (MA)

A Multicultural Alliance (MA), composed of a coalition of Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) nonprofit organizations, with a goal to advance common interests and causes while leveraging resources to assist New Americans and minorities to achieve education, social and economical success.

  We offer training, technical assistance, and collaboration on common projects/activities, with no duplication of programs/services. Also, capacity-building with partnership and collaboration in sharing facilities, funding, in-kind support, resources, volunteers and activities.

 The Alliance offices are at (1) 112 University Drive, N. Suite 306, Fargo, ND 58102 and (2) 2419  18 Avenue South Moorhead .


Currently, the Multicultural Alliance includes the following active nonprofits and groups, to serve clients in Cass & Clay Counties.


Cultural Diversity Resources

Contact person: Yoke Sim Gunaratne, Executive Director


Phone: (701)526-3000    Cell# (701)212-5874


New American Development Agency

Contact person: Kamaludiin Mohamed, President  


Cell# (218)979-7041   Office Phone: (218) 422-5123

NADA is supported by two full-time and three part-time employees.

Help can be provided in English, Arabic, Somali and Kiswahili.

NADA provides to their clients the following services:

  • Help with housing

  • After school programs for youth

  • Youth crime prevention 

  • Education development

  • Employment search

  • Community advocacy


Women Initiative Network

Contact person: Precious Garpeh, Founder and CEO


Phone: (701) 491-0578

Women Initiative Network of Liberia in Cass and Clay Counties (WIN-Liberia) was established to create a place with activities and support services that would cater for specific needs for single moms, youth, children and vulnerable adults in  Cass & Clay County.

WIN provides the public with the following services:

  • Programs to promote dignity and self-esteem and foster independence and self-determination, and dispel stereotypes and myths about the Liberian community.

  • Career mentoring program for youth and teen moms in our community.

  • After-school programs for single mom’s children. We extend our project to Liberia.

  • Women and youth empowerment programs.

  • Financial literacy program.

  • Human services.


Ps & Qs Etiquette 

Contact Person: Rachel Stone, Founder and President


Phone: (701) 491-8979

Ps & Qs Etiquette's mission is to empower young girls and boys with knowledge and leadership skills for their fullest potential.

They have two main programs:

the Leaderlicious Girls Program and the Leaderboard Boys Program

In these programs they focus on teaching children Diversity, Speaking Out, Seeking Leadership Opportunities, Identifying & Strengthening Skills and Abilities, Overcoming Negative Thoughts, Being Unique, and Role-modeling.

Native Drums

Indigenous Legacy

Contact person: Christy Goulet, Founder


Phone: (701)541-6256


AIMS North Dakota

African Immigrant and Minority Services

Contact person: Paul G. Zondo, President 


Phone: (701) 318-8422

African immigrant and Minority Services is dedicated to helping new Americans seamlessly integrate. AIMS helps African immigrants live the American dream by reducing systemic barriers.

They offer the following services:

  • Personal Finance Literacy workshops.

  • Long-term Immigration coaching.