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2019 Awards: Broadband

Blandin Foundation is all about Minnesotans imagining, leading, and growing healthy, inclusive – vibrant – communities.

It takes courage to do this work. To stand up. To spur change. To make sure our communities work for all who live in them.

Often this leadership goes unseen. To recognize and celebrate acts of leadership that have significantly contributed to the vibrancy of rural Minnesota communities, we’ve created the Courageous Leadership Award.

Click below to read stories of individuals, organizations and communities that received a 2019 Courageous Leadership Award for their early and sustained leadership in rural broadband access and use.

From the Blandin on Broadband Blog

OPPORTUNITY: Government Experience Awards Call for Entries deadline July 31, 2020

Jun 04

OK Minnesota, let’s show them how we shine… The Center for Digital Government (CDG) invites nominations for its Government Experience Awards, where we celebrate achievements and learn best practices from U.S. state, counties, cities, and federal agencies/departments. We will recognize … Continue reading

EVENT June 9: Blandin Broadband Leadership Roundtable: Polco’s civic engagement platform

Jun 04

The next Blandin Broadband Leadership Roundtable will feature a presentation by Matt Fulton of Polco.  According to their website, “Polco’s civic engagement platform makes meaningful communication between community leaders and the people they serve not only possible, but enjoyable.”    See … Continue reading

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