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Southwest Initiative Foundation – Grow Your Own Summit

September 19th, 2018

Too many southwest Minnesota kids aren’t getting the best start to life. We’re working to change that. Join the Southwest Initiative Foundation as we support our kids and the communities they call home. During the summit, you’ll learn and be inspired to take action that will benefit youth, as well as your own business, organization, school, community or family. View website […]

Local Government Innovation Awards 2018

September 13th, 2018

The entry period for 2018 will open on September 17, 2018. Are you a school, city, township, county or Native nation that has been innovating to improve services, offer new services, create a more engaged community or reduce the cost of local government? Share your innovation for a chance to win $5,000 and a professional video highlighting your […]

Open Position: Program Assistant

September 6th, 2018

Join a growing 5-county agency located in Appleton, MN. Work on exciting and diverse projects with a team of other professionals. Opportunities for growth! Degree or experience required in one or more of the following areas: graphic design, public relations, marketing, communication, business administration, administrative support. $18/hour + DOE, great benefits.  $1,000 signing incentive. A […]