IQ Magazine

IQ Magazine: Our Readers Are Leaders

Published twice annually by the Initiative Foundation, IQ Magazine is an award-winning publication that features in-depth stories about the economy, communities and generosity in Central Minnesota. The magazine focuses on regional trends, community issues and local solutions and serves as a source of insight and intelligence for busy leaders. By raising up your voice, we inspire knowledge that inspires action.

Fall 2023

Building Back Better

One year in: Special grants help nonprofits transform post-pandemic services.

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Building Back Better

One year into a special grant round, local nonprofits are transforming their post-pandemic services. Read More

Granting With Gratitude

Nearly $26 million in grants help small business, nonprofits survive more than two years of uncertainty. Read More

A Little Goes a Long Way

Years later, Initiative Foundation seed grants are still paying big dividends. Read More

The Confidence to Ask

Fundraising School gives nonprofit leaders the tools, confidence to ask for support. Read More

Serving the Underserved

Providing a safety net for families in need. Read More

Doing More With More

Giving nonprofits the tools they need to thrive. Read More

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