The council works within the 18 Hmong clans in Minnesota to promote and protect the Hmong culture and community. We work to build community, resolve cultural conflicts and increase community resources.
Assist Hmong Minnesotans in their struggle to adjust to and integrate with the American system, including legal services, schools, social services, government agencies and cultural systems
Preserve the traditional culture
Organize the younger generation for the future
Strengthen community identity through education, preservation and promotion
Build partnerships between the Hmong and larger community
You can click on the high lighted blue box to visit the individual clan’s website. The 18 participating clans are:
Hmong 18 Council Scholarships for High School Seniors
The one-time $1000 scholarship will be awarded to five selected Hmong High school seniors who have been accepted to an accredited two or four year college/university during the 2020-2021 school year.