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Kelliher Doing Well

The community of Kelliher is collaborating to improve quality of life for its citizens! And they are being recognized for their efforts. The Kelliher School and Kelliher Health and Resource Center (KHRC) have been honored with a Local Government Innovation Award (LGIA.) After the community supported a new school building, the district faced a decision regarding the fate of the old school facility. A committee was established to determine ways to repurpose the old building. After much planning, local leaders collaborated to preserve the infrastructure and develop a center that houses health care and preventive care, mental and physical therapies while providing health and information related services. Grants were written to renovate the building and a health endowment fund was established through the Northwest Minnesota Foundation to support the healthcare facility. New collaboration has been developed between the school, community and churches. A USDA grant assisted with energy savings…

NMF in 2013

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
We have moved to our new location: 201 3rd St. NW Bemidji, MN 56601

We are thrilled to be in a location that will make NMF more visible and accessible to the region. Our conference and meeting space will add value for non profits and other partners in the area who are in need of a versatile, convenient location.
We have many training opportunities beginning in January 2013. Visit our website at www.nwmf.org --under upcoming events, to check out what NMF has to offer.