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Advancing digital equity for Minnesota’s students


When students across Minnesota were sent home for distance learning, addressing inequities in internet access and technology became more important than ever before. It was clear these resources were essential to facilitate distance learning, access support services such as mental health, food and shelter, and maintain social connections.

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Taking care of caregivers with Take Care Tuesdays


Caregivers need our support now more than ever. That’s why we are pleased to share Take Care Tuesdays, a new email series designed to support caregivers during these challenging times, presented by Alia and powered by the Carlson Family Foundation.

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Carlson Family Foundation supports startups through the MN Cup


The Carlson Family Foundation is proud to sponsor the MN Cup, a community-led public-private partnership supporting Minnesotan entrepreneurs through an annual competition, mentorship and other opportunities. This year we were happy to sponsor two divisions of the competition, with awards going to Minnesota startups Harvest Nation and Busy Baby.

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