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December 15, 2016
Robert Putnam, Harvard professor and political scientist, speaks at the "Grow Our Own" conference at Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall. Martina Baca / Daily Globe
Closing the gap: Marshall conference explores on-ramps for southwest Minnesota children
December 15, 2016 - 9:00pm
December 2, 2016
Harvard professor, political scientist and author Robert Putnam speaks at the U.S. Embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel in 2011. He is one of many distinguished speakers at the Dec. 15 "Grow Our Own" event in Marshall. Special to the Daily Globe.
SWIF looks to increase opportunities for young students with “Grow Our Own” program
December 2, 2016 - 9:11pm
March 6, 2016
‘Age-Friendly Communities’ grant of $100,000 to benefit region
March 6, 2016 - 7:23pm
January 28, 2015
Southwest Initiative Foundation President Diana Anderson (right) visits with Jeff McNickle of Worthington’s Buffalo Ridge Apartments during the Wednesday morning SWIF visit to BenLee’s in Worthington. Shown behind Anderson is Worthington Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Darlene Macklin. Ryan McGaughey/Daily Globe
SWIF on the road
January 28, 2015 - 8:30pm
January 23, 2015
Southwest Initiative Foundation to host regional road trip Jan. 28
January 23, 2015 - 9:11pm
January 8, 2015
SWIF approves new CEO
January 8, 2015 - 7:36pm
October 15, 2014
Letter: Proposed tax changes could affect philanthropy
October 15, 2014 - 8:51pm
August 19, 2014
Commissioners approve contracts, grant agreements in brief meeting
August 19, 2014 - 7:53pm
January 2, 2011
SWIF loans aid two Worthington businesses
January 2, 2011 - 9:09pm
November 10, 2010
SWIF to host receptions
November 10, 2010 - 8:59pm
August 6, 2010
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SWIF donates $25K to Honor Flight
The Southwest Initiative Foundation presented $25,000 to Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota Friday at the Rock County Courthouse Square, Luverne. The money was presented in honor of the 25th anniversary of the foundation with money from the Paul and Alma Schwan Aging Trust Fund, in order to fly World War II veterans to Washington D.C. to see the memorial built in their honor. Sherry Ristau (front, from left) of SWIF, Tim Tangemann, Warren Herreid Sr., Cas...
SWIF donates $25K to Honor Flight
August 6, 2010 - 8:34pm
January 4, 2010
SWIF to host networking class
January 4, 2010 - 12:00am
October 19, 2009
SWIF helps local businesses
October 19, 2009 - 12:00am
April 30, 2009
Standing in the lobby at First State Bank Southwest in Worthington, Greg Raymo displays the photo by renowned photographer Jim Brandenburg that he received as part of the Southwest Initiative Foundation Award. (Beth rickers/daily /Daily Globe)
SWIF bestows Raymo with award
April 30, 2009 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
Wayne Freese (right) of Prairie Holdings Group makes a point as Darrell Stitt of Worthington looks on during a Friday morning forum coordinated by Southwest Initiative Foundation at Worthington's Travelodge Hotel.
All about seniors
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am