The Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) Foundation of Minnesota has awarded $20,000 in response to COVID-19. An additional $2,500 is being donated by SJP Consulting, to make a total of $22,500. The funds will be given to local food shelves in the communities where the Rural Equity Learning Community (RELC) and Welcoming Communities Project (WCP) programs have been held. Funds have already been distributed to Saint Peter Area Food Shelf, Springfield Food Shelf, Watonwan County Food Shelf, and the Salvation Army for Martin County and Montgomery.
Region Nine Delegation to North Rhine-WestphaliaDecember 6, 2022 - 11:00 am
December 2-10, 2022 Münster, Saerbeck, Düsseldorf An international learning exchange to share best practices in clean energy and building more welcoming communities. North Rhine-Westphalia calls itself the “diversity state” due to its rural, industrial, and multi-culture population. The state has multiple communities involved with the international exchange with communities from Minnesota, Climate Smart Municipalities, […]
- Workforce is Hot Issue at LuncheonSeptember 20, 2022 - 9:44 am
Region Nine Development Commission Receives 2022 NADO Impact AwardSeptember 20, 2022 - 9:04 am
Mankato, MN-Region Nine Development Commission (RNDC) has been honored with a National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) 2022 Impact Award for the group’s work with the Region Nine Grower’s Network. The Grower’s Network is a group of local and sustainable farmers that meet to learn from each other and grow the community. The Grower’s […]
- 3 Civic Center Plaza, Suite 310
- Mankato, MN 56001
- (507) 387–5643
- Mon – Fri 8:00 – 4:30
The RNDC Office will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 2 and Thursday, Nov. 3 for staff to attend the Minnesota Association of Development Organizations (MADO) All Staff Retreat.
Fridays from Memorial Day through Labor Day
we are open until 3:30
The RNDC office is closed most major holidays. Please go to the Calendar for more information.
RNDC staff requests that visitors call ahead or schedule a meeting to ensure COVID-19 precautions are being met.