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When Disaster Strikes

2nd Quarter 2017

When a fire tore through Melrose, the community discovered just how strong it really is.

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When Disaster Strikes

When a fire tore through Melrose, the community discovered just how strong it really is.

Granted

Meet three organizations that are harnessing the potential of a grant or scholarship from the Initiative Foundation.

2016 Annual Report

A year in review: Learn about the ways in which you helped the Initiative Foundation invest in Central Minnesota.

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Regional Highlights

Get the latest economic and community development highlights from the 14-county area.

A Place to Call Home

At Washington Place, Minnesota veterans get help with daily living and a dose of friendship.

Sowing a Prosperous Future

"Economic Gardening" offers a fresh approach to regional development.

On the Waterfront

Brainerd embraces its location on the Mississippi.

Now They Know Their ABCs

Five communities unite to boost regional development.