Alafia Foundation
dwelling in possibility


“Alafia” is a Yoruba greeting, out of Africa, that conveys peace, tranquility, wellness, calmness and good tidings. It is spiritual in nature and a blessing used regularly by the first resident of Alafia Place.


A place of beauty where possibility is realized and people are fulfilled.

To strengthen and sustain community leaders by providing opportunities for personal and professional development and expanded networks of support that help them grow initiatives designed to transform the quality of life on the north side of Minneapolis.

Alafia Place | 900 - 16th Avenue N. | Minneapolis | MN | 55411

Alafia Place is now Alafia Foundation!

This is a temporary website while our new site is under construction.