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Recent News from Initiative Foundation


Channeling funds to child care: State legislature considers bills to address child care shortage
Foundation: Initiative Foundation, Northwest Minnesota Foundation

One bill, known as the Child Care Capital Grant Program, would provide funding to "build, upgrade, or expand" child care facilities, according to...more

Channeling funds to child care: Legislature considers bills to address child care shortage
Foundation: Initiative Foundation, Northwest Minnesota Foundation

One bill, known as the Child Care Capital Grant Program, would provide funding to “build, upgrade, or expand” child care facilities, according to...more

Organizer John Kuester, 78, who helped tackle rural and community issues, has died
Foundation: Initiative Foundation, Knight Foundation, McKnight Foundation, Three Rivers Community Foundation

In his own community, Kuester helped launch the Three Rivers Community Foundation, which raises funds to support nonprofits, students...more

Costello honored as Attorney of the Year
Foundation: Initiative Foundation, Southwest Initiative Foundation

... noting one example where an individual has specified all proceeds from farmland rent must go to the Heron Lake-Okabena Community...more

Hutchinson child care access above state average
Foundation: Initiative Foundation, Southwest Initiative Foundation

Hutchinson school district's child care accessibility ranks 110 out of 332 ... Department of Human Services grant to fund programming and child...more

Hutchinson child care access below state average
Foundation: Initiative Foundation, Southwest Initiative Foundation

The bill will reportedly provide “competitive” grants to support education, training and retention of the child care workforce and the renovation of...more

TCU district to expand Early Childhood opportunities
Foundation: Initiative Foundation

TCU Early Childhood implements yet another new opportunity this fall, this one for staff, parents and child care providers. Thanks to a grant from...more

Report: Racial disparities remain barriers to child well-being
Foundation: Initiative Foundation

The Kids Count report also highlighted the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation's grant opportunities for child care programs. Eagle Lake,...more

Five Areas Getting Grant To Address Child Care Shortage
Foundation: Initiative Foundation

"Often times a business won't come to a region because there's a child care shortage and they can't find employers. So, there's a lot of things that...more

Searching for child care solutions
Foundation: Initiative Foundation, Southwest Initiative Foundation

SWIF recently announced it's receiving a Minnesota Department of Human Services grant for programming and child care staff in a push for...more





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The Social Investment Tax Relief

The proposed Social Investment Tax Relief (SITR) has UK civil society and social organizations stirred up this season. The supposed tax relief on investment in social impact bonds will support the UK social economy.




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