education

Ask the Expert: How is COVID-19 Affecting Students?

Matt Grose is the Superintendent of ISD 318, which includes schools in the…


Learning at Home

With Minnesota schools remaining closed for the rest of the 2019-2020 school…


Stuff the Bus: School Supplies Drive

Stuff the Bus: School Supplies DriveEach year hundreds of children in greater…


Find Meals for School-Aged Youth This Summer

Many school-age children depend on school breakfasts and lunches to fulfill…


5 Free Family Activities

As fall approaches and children look forward to going back to school, get in a…


Ask The Expert: How Can We Help Youth Thrive Now and Into the Future?

Chad Evans is the Unit Director and Out of School Time Coordinator at Deer…


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.…


Changemakers to Watch: Carson Smith

The word “philanthropist” is often associated with individuals who give back…


Ask The Expert: What Makes a Vibrant Community?

What makes a community one where people want to live? United Way of 1,000 Lakes…


Campus Life Sparks Faith and Hope

When Liz Maki joined the Deer River Campus Life program back in high school,…