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Minnesota’s Robina Foundation gives $10 million for end-of-life study

December 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Robina Foundation is funding a multi-year program at the Twin Cities-based Allina Hospitals and Clinics. The program is designed to improve support for patients in the later stages of illnesses such as cancer, heart failure and Alzheimer’s.
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Lewis and Clark Trail foundation gains new leadership following controversy

October 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A nonprofit foundation that seeks to preserve the Lewis and Clark Trail and its stories has new leadership after a failed effort to move the foundation’s main office out of Montana.
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Lewis and Clark Trail foundation gains new leadership following controversy

October 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A nonprofit foundation that seeks to preserve the Lewis and Clark Trail and its stories has new leadership after a failed effort to move the foundation’s main office out of Montana.
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Killebrew’s legacy helping to complete ballfield for kids with disabilities

May 20, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Fundraising for the field began a few years ago, and many local sponsors, individual and corporate, have stepped up to the plate. But the last of three Harmon Killebrew Foundation donations, which were described only as “significant,” helped complete the field. The field, which cost $400,000 to construct, will be named Harmon Killebrew Field. Continue Reading

OUR OPINION: Report may cut Gordian knot in St. Paul

March 12, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

a report by six respected Minnesota foundations offers reforms that could save the state billions. Continue Reading