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Become more than a donor.  Become an investor.

A single gift to the Initiative Foundation strengthens the communities, economy and philanthropy in Central Minnesota. Every gift of $1 returns an average of $4.52 in Foundation grants, business loans and scholarships back to the region. Join us today!

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Help the Initiative Foundation reach its phase goal of $1.27 million by the end of 2016. The money we raise toward our general endowment allows us to use the interest earnings to invest up to $2 million annually to help the Central Minnesota economy thrive.

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Carrie Tripp

Carrie Tripp
Vice President for
External Relations

(320) 631-2015 

Mike Burton

Mike Burton
External Relations Officer
(320) 631-2059


Brenda Gugglberger
 Development Specialist
(320) 631-2061 

Investment Levels 
2012-2016 Campaign

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Crimson $50,000+
Keymaster $40,000+
Partner $30,000+
Principal $20,000+
Executive $15,000+
Leader $10,000+
Director $7,500+
Associate $5,000+
Entrepreneur $2,500+
Investor $1,000+