Changemakers to Watch: Tom and Leanna McBride

Much has been said about rural Minnesota’s “brain drain,” in which ambitious young people…

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Adult Day Stay Gives Sense of Purpose, Community

Joey Jacobson of Bigfork knew her mother Marie needed a little extra help. She was living…

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From Rough Beginnings to Rays of Hope: How Mentoring Changed Chelsi’s Story

Chelsi Drobnick could have been just another casualty of poverty and crime. “There were…

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Board Spotlight: John Stemper

"I work for MDI as the Director of Product Development and New Ventures and am married…

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Board Member Spotlight: Jamie Nielsen

A native to the Itasca County area, Jamie Nielsen is lucky enough to call this place…

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Board Member Spotlight: Madeline Cook

Madeline lives in Grand Rapids with her husband, Jeff, and 3 dogs. In July of 2016,…

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