A Year Like No Other

A Year Like No Other

As Central Minnesota recovers from the COVID-19 crisis, the Initiative Foundation doubles down on its mission to strengthen the region it has served since 1986. Read More

Serving the Underserved

Providing a safety net for families in need. Read More

Making Sure the Kids Are Alright

Supporting childcare operations and their essential workers. Read More

Doing More With More

Giving nonprofits the tools they need to thrive. Read More

Regional Highlights

Get the latest highlights from the 14-county area. Read More

Expanding & Empowering

Meet Minnesota's most promising social entrepreneurs. Read More

A Region for Everyone

Building toward a more inclusive Central Minnesota. Read More

A Place for Community

Step inside a St. Cloud cultural mall. Read More

‘I Wanted To Do Something In His Name’

A Brainerd family honors their son. Read More

Ya-Sure Kombucha

Tapping a new beverage trend. Read More