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.
Updates from Governor’s Trade Mission: UK & FinlandNovember 30, 2021 - 12:36 pm
Governor Walz, along with 50 Minnesota business representatives, went to the United Kindom and Finland as part of a trade mission on November 13-19, 2021 with major business centers in London and Helsinki. The mission aimed to increase state exports, promote Minnesota as a premier destination for foreign investment, develop new business opportunities, and strengthen […]
- 2022-2026 Comprehensive Economic Development StrategyNovember 30, 2021 - 12:21 pm
Americas Competitiveness Exchange Colorado Final ReportOctober 4, 2021 - 10:53 am
Region Nine’s Executive Director, Nicole Griensewic, was selected to participate in the 13th Americas Competitiveness Exchange on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ACE) in Colorado, as an ACE Ambassador, from August 1-6, 2021. ACE Colorado was hosted by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration (ITA) and Economic Development Administration (EDA), in coordination with the U.S. […]
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