Top 3 Vibrant Communities | April 13 – 17
April 17, 2015 by Blandin Foundation
- Winona: Winona’s Project FINE recently held their first .Com initiative
- Northfield: Sharing is the secret to quality of life in Northfield, says Candy Taylor, Director of Community Engagement at Northfield SHARES. Last year at this time, Northfield was celebrating the coming together of 5th Bridge, a volunteer organization, with the Northfield Area Foundation. One year later, the community is launching a “Pledge to Share” campaign where volunteer skills will be matched with needs in the community.
- Fairbault: Collaboration between Fairbault’s city council and Innovative Food Processors Inc. has lead to a $1.9 million expansion project, including 46 new full-time jobs. With City support, IFP is seeking award and rebate funds from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development Job Creation Fund Program.
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