Power of Partnerships
How the Initiative Foundation works with partners to keep Central Minnesota strong.
1st Quarter 2018
For every dollar raised locally, the Initiative Foundation sends an average of $4.52 out to the Central Minnesota communities it serves. Read about the "Power of Partnerships" and the credibility, trust and programming that attracts funders whose goals align with the Foundation's mission in the region.
How a network of partnerships keeps Central Minnesota strong.
Immigrants and refugees are overcoming small business barriers.
These innovative projects are protecting Minnesota’s beloved waters.
Creating connections across the social and political spectrum.
Get the latest highlights from the 14-county area.
A look at Pine Tech’s innovative new program.
Brainerd Lakes cities pool resources to benefit businesses.
Early childhood investments pay off.
Harnessing the power of donor-advised funds.
A bounty of local food and crafts.