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MN EARLY CHILDHOOD FUNDERS NETWORK: FIFTH ANNUAL "NANCY" AWARD PRESENTED TO MIFs

Award Honors the Legacy of Nancy Latimer by Recognizing Extraordinary Leadership in Improving the Well-Being of Young Children
The Minnesota Early Childhood Funders Network, a network of the Minnesota Council on Foundations, announced that its Fifth Annual “Nancy” Awards to recognize extraordinary leadership in improving the well-being of young children will go to the Minnesota Initiative Foundations (MIFs), serving geographic regions throughout Greater Minnesota. The awards will be presented to the Initiative Foundation, Northland Foundation, Northwest Minnesota Foundation, Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, Southwest Initiative Foundation, and West Central Initiative during a presentation at the Nancy Latimer Convening for Children and Youth on June 29 in St. Paul. The awards recognize the foundations’ leadership, vision and commitment to enhancing the social and emotional development of infants and young children through the Minnesota Thrive Initiative. The initiative, a statew…

Business Center Spurs Innovation

What is a "business incubator" and how could it benefit your work and community?

Join Northwest Clean Energy Resource Team (NW CERT) Thursday, June 23rd at 10 a.m. for a "Meet ‘n Greet" tour of the Kennedy GO GREEN Business Incubator & Renewable Energy Training Center facility, led by Mayor Todd Truedson, to find out!
http://www.cleanenergyresourceteams.org/files/NW_MediaAdvisory_KennedyBiz_061311.pdf