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October 23, 2017

Foundation Awards $350,000 To Fight Invasives

The Initiative Foundation Board of Trustees has approved $350,000 for five innovative pilot projects that are anticipated to make inroads in…

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September 29, 2017

Xcel Grant Benefits Thriving Communities Initiative

Xcel Energy Foundation has announced a $20,000 grant to the Initiative Foundation to support its 2017 Thriving Communities Initiative (TCI) …

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August 18, 2017

Share Your Insights With Minnesota Compass

Help Minnesota Compass provide Central Minnesota communities with more data in an interactive and user-friendly format. Registration is open…

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August 10, 2017

Nayquonabe Joins Foundation's Board of Trustees

Mille Lacs Corporate Ventures chief operating officer will serve as a strong generational voice and an advocate for business and leadership …

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July 10, 2017

Nonprofits Receive More Than $660,000 in 2nd Quarter Grants

The Initiative Foundation and its Partner Funds are pleased to announce that 120 grants totaling $660,720 were awarded during the second qua…

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