The Early Literacy Grant Program of the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation provided grants for more than 21,000 children's books to 46 local groups. This program provides books to kids to boost...more
A grant program that's helped unite and brighten communities across southern Minnesota is nearing a milestone. The Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation's Paint the Town effort is poised to fund...more
Russell James, a famed fashion photographer, started Nomad Two Worlds (N2W), an idea that stemmed from Russell’s Australian roots where he witnessed the culture clash between the Indigenous and non-Indigenous people in Australia.