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9/22 Children and Homelessness convening draws attendees from around the state

Rebeka Weikum hired as RN/Manager in McGregor

Northland Foundation caps record grantmaking year with  33 grants totaling $347,702

Michael Colclough named new Director of Business Finance


Children in Common: Ensuring the emotional wellbeing of children when parents live apart
Thursday, Oct. 22, Duluth ...MORE
FREE trainings for licensed child care providers Sept.-Dec. ...MORE
Beyond Picky Eating: End the Power Struggles & Support Healthy Habits FREE Forums w/Katja Rowell MD
Thursday, Nov. 12, Duluth
Thursday, Nov. 19, Virginia
Anderson Center Forums schedule and tuition assistance ...MORE

Reserve your booth space NOW for Pathway to Careers: connect with your future workforce!

Pathway pics2015 KIDS PLUS Pathway to Careers is just around the corner. On October 27, more than 1,500 high school students from across our region will take over the DECC for hands-on career and higher education/training exploration. Thanks to sponsors, exhibitors, and presenters, young people will experience:
• Opening session with national trainer and speaker, Eric Chester
• Choice of 2 of the 11 workshops: Manufacturing & Trades, Education, Nonprofit & Philanthropy, Health Care, Natural Resources, Communications, Technology, Transportation, Engineering, Business & Finance, and Undecided
• Lunch entertainment by the Theater of Public Policy
Expo featuring employers, economic development and workforce agencies, and higher education. It's a fun, high-energy interactive learning experience for our region's future workforce.

Contact the Northland Foundation today to reserve your booth space!

Join our Team: KIDS PLUS Program Associate

The Northland Foundation seeks a Program Associate to work with our nationally recognized KIDS PLUS Program. The position will primarily focus on children and youth programming, including training and convening. Knowledge of child development, experience working with children, youth and community, and solid project management and event planning skills are important. Bachelor’s degree in Education or related field preferred. This position requires creativity, enthusiasm, flexibility, and strong organizational and communication skills. Travel and evening activities are required as needed. View the Full Position Description for details. Submit cover letter and resume by mail or email to:

Northland Foundation
202 West Superior Street
610 Sellwood Building
Duluth, MN  55802
attn: Julie Weisgerber

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