Upcoming Events:

Physicians for a National Health Program Annual Fundraiser Friday, March 6th, 2020:

Please support our grassroots movement for equitable single payer reform in Minnesota and across the nation! Join us at Physicians for a National Health Program Minnesota’s annual fundraiser March 6th. 

Tickets will include dinner and a drink ticket. Join us starting at 5:30 pm for social hour with music, beverages, hor devours, and silent auction bidding.

Our silent auction is packed full of exciting prizes to bid on, including private chef services, a week’s stay in a 5 bedroom log cabin on a Wisconsin lake, a custom-designed coffee table, tickets to the Guthrie Theater, Midwest Mountaineering outdoor gear, nights out at award-winning restaurants, and many more fun packages! Please join us at 5:30 to place your bids and support our advocacy work! 

Students are invited to register for the event for free to network and hear from our evening’s speakers. Please consider sponsoring a student’s attendance at the RSVP link! 

PNHP MN Annual Fundraiser: Everybody In, Nobody Out!

Friday, March 6th, 2020

Saint Paul Athletic Club Ballroom

340 Cedar St, Saint Paul, MN

5:30 pm: Social Hour and Silent Auction Bidding

6:30 pm: Dinner Served and Silent Auction Last Call

7:30 pm: Program with Guest Speakers Nicole Smith-Holt, advocate for affordable insulin, and Fartun Wadhere, co-owner of a home health agency and Somali and Swahili health care interpreter. 

Winning bids for the silent auction will be announced at the close of the programming.

Single Payer Day on the Hill 2020- March 18th:

Past Events:

A Night with PNHP President Adam Gaffney, MD

November 22nd, 2019

Watch an overview of the night: 

Watch the full presentation: 

General Meeting & Dinner Social

October 6th, 2019

Summer Picnic at Minnehaha Regional Park

June 25th, 2019

Spring Kick Off

March 8th & 9th 2019

Medicare for All Rally at the Capitol

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 2 PM

A Health Care Summit : A Panel Of Minnesota Experts

Friday, April 20th, 2018 6 PM

Annual Holiday Party, 2018

Thank you to everyone that came and contributed to the wonderful success at our Annual Holiday Party on February 9th, 2018! A special thank you to John Marty for sharing on Single Payer in legislation, HCAM and MNA for being present and sharing as ally organizations, and all other PNHP board members and attendees that shared.


Speaker training






Speaker events (ongoing) covered in media

Carol and Ken Engelhart in Hutchinson, Minnesota

Glen Peterson’s talk in Fairmont 

Fairmont letter to the editor in support of Single Payer

Dr. Dave Dvorak’s talk in Owatanna

Mix and Mingle with the Future of Healthcare- Health Professional Student Party

Thank you to everyone that attended the Mix & Mingle event! A special thank you to Dr. Dave Dvorak for sharing the Healthcare for All rally song (linked below)

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Medicare for All Rally at the Capitol: May 9th, 2017








Thank you to everyone that showed up to tell our legislature how important we think healthcare equity for all Minnesotans is! We had a lot of great energy present and heard many inspirational stories!


General Meeting: April 3rd, 2017









Thank you to everyone that showed up for our first general meeting of 2017! It was great to hear from Chuck Sawyer about the current situation for Single Payer in the legislative process, Laurel Gamm on the upcoming PNHP rallies, and many members with suggestion and words of encouragement! A special “thank you” to our partner organizations, Minnesota Nurses Association, Health Care for All Minnesota, and others, that showed up to share how we can work together in working toward Single Payer!

Valentine’s Day Party, 2017


Michael Milligan- Thank you!

Mercy Killers at the Pillsbury

April 24th 2014

At the Pillsbury Theatre in Minneapolis, after Mercy Killers and post-show discussion.

PNHP MN’s first PNHP!


Pass (a)Nuther Half-pint Please (PNHP) Happy Hour was held Thursday, March 27 at 5:30pm at
The Happy Gnome in Saint Paul, Minnesota

Good conversation and fun was had by all!