Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation

525 Florence Avenue
Owatonna, MN 55060-0695
Phone: (507) 455-3215
FAX: (507) 455-2098

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Biomedical/Bioscience Field

Economic and community development


Our Vision: Southern Minnesota will have vibrant communities able to provide sustainable, healthy environments for all residents, families, children and future generations.

Our Mission: To improve southern Minnesota's economy and communities so that all our residents can enjoy economic self-sufficiency and fully participate in their communities' civic life.


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