Community Leadership

Blandin Foundation helps rural Minnesota leaders develop and enhance the skills, knowledge and relationships they need to build and sustain healthy communities.

Healthy community is a place to live where all people can meet their economic, social, physical, cultural and spiritual needs, work together for the common good, and participate in creating their future.

Since 1985, our leadership programs have trained over 7,000 leaders who reside in approximately 600 rural Minnesota communities.

We have been engaged with partners across the state in working with rural communities and leaders from all sectors to not only carry out training, but evolve our programs to reflect current rural developments and feedback from our participants.

Current and Upcoming Leadership Training

LPEP - Red Wing

LPEP January 17 - July 11

Aitkin Area

BCLP March 25 - 29

Blackduck, Kelliher, Northome Area

BCLP April 8 - 12

BRCLP Mille Lacs, Lower Sioux, Upper Sioux, Prairie Island, Shakopee

BRCLP May 6 - 10

2019 Northwest Regional Alumni Gathering

BCLP, BRCLP, LEDC, LPEP June 20 Crookston Inn and Convention Center

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