Mohamed Joins Foundation as Enterprise Academy Program Officer

LITTLE FALLS, MINN.–The Initiative Foundation announced today that Ismail Mohamed has joined the organization in the role of Enterprise Academy program officer. Mohamed is a… Read More

More Than $641,000 Awarded in Third-Quarter Grants

During the third quarter of 2021, the Initiative Foundation and its Partner Funds awarded 101 grants with a value of $451,000. With generous support from… Read More

7 Graduate From 2020-2021 Initiators Fellowship

LITTLE FALLS, MN—Seven social entrepreneurs recently graduated from the 2020-2021 Initiators Fellowship. Each Fellow was supported by an executive mentor, $60,000 in financial resources… Read More

Robinson Joins Foundation in Entrepreneurship Programs

LITTLE FALLS, MINN.–The Initiative Foundation is expanding its capacity to support entrepreneurs of all backgrounds in Central Minnesota with the addition of Donniel Robinson as… Read More

Eight Fellows Chosen for 2022-2023 Initiators Fellowship

LITTLE FALLS, MN—From a community journalist with a goal to surface community-centered challenges and solutions to an entrepreneur creating felon-friendly employment to a grocery store… Read More

16 Finalists Emerge for 2022-2023 Initiators Fellowship

Sixteen social entrepreneurs have been chosen from a pool of 85 applicants to move to the next stage of the 2022-2023 Initiators Fellowship selection process. Read More