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Willmar Lakes Area Vision 2040 Events, Meetings & Gatherings

From inspirational seminars to town hall gatherings and committee meetings, this is where you will find the happenings of Willmar Lakes Area Vision 2040! 

 

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You may also visit the Willmar Area Community Event Calendar;  http://willmarlakesarea.com/events/

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Goal #1: Attract and Retain Newcomers
Goal #2: Strengthen the region's economic diversity
Goal #3: Develop and Enable more "Things to Do"
Goal #4: Develop Next-Gen Leaders
Goal #5: Health & Wellness
Steering Committee
Vision 2040
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1MC - Willmar - 8:30 AM

1MC - Willmar

Wednesday 6th of September 2017 8:30 AM
1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee.Join us at The Barn Theater and don't forget your coffee cup!
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Vision 2040 : Leadership - 9:00 AM

Vision 2040 : Leadership

Thursday 7th of September 2017 9:00 AM
Vision 2040 Leadership is a small cohort leadership program designed to help people prepare to answer the call of community service within the Willmar Lakes Area and Kandiyohi County. Participants engage in hands on learning and doing within communities throughout Kandiyohi County.
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Goal #2-Committee Meeting - 3:00 PM

Goal #2-Committee Meeting

Thursday 7th of September 2017 3:00 PM
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515 2nd Street Willmar MN 56201

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Housing Subgroup - 10:00 AM

Housing Subgroup

Monday 11th of September 2017 10:00 AM
Vision 2040 - Housing Subgroup.
Working to address adequate inventory of quality market rate rentals per Kandiyohi County Housing Study completed September 2015.
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2200 23rd St NE Willmar MN 56201

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1MC - Willmar - 8:30 AM

1MC - Willmar

Wednesday 13th of September 2017 8:30 AM
1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee.Join us at The Barn Theater and don't forget your coffee cup!
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Steering Committee Meeting - 10:00 AM

Steering Committee Meeting

Wednesday 13th of September 2017 10:00 AM
Steering Committee meeting at Willmar Area Community Foundation board room.
10am - 11:30am
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1601 East Highway 12 Willmar MN 56201

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"Warehoused" Showing at The Barn Theatre - 2:30 PM

"Warehoused" Showing at The Barn Theatre

Saturday 16th of September 2017 2:30 PM
Free showing of Warehoused sponsored by Vision 2040, Vela Strategy, and wonderful people like YOU!

Warehoused is a documentary featuring Somali refugees whose journey culminates in Willmar.
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321 4th St SW Willmar MN 56201

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1MC - Willmar - 8:30 AM

1MC - Willmar

Wednesday 27th of September 2017 8:30 AM
1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee.Join us at The Barn Theater and don't forget your coffee cup!
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Goal Four - Committee Meeting - 10:30 AM

Goal Four - Committee Meeting

Wednesday 27th of September 2017 10:30 AM
Monthly meeting for Goal Four - Developing Next Gen Leaders
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Testimonials
From our community volunteers

I am excited to make a difference and feel confident to do so!

Alumni, Inaugural Class of 2015

I made connections with community members and found many common visions.  I have begun to get more active in the community due to the connections.

Alumni, Class of 2016

“I'm proud to volunteer and support the efforts of Vision 2040 because creating a healthy community takes a collabortive effort. No one person or entity can create a community where people want to live and work and play, but working together we can create it. Vision 2040 started with an inclusive effort to bring together people from across our region to articulate their vision of the future of our region's communities. The goals that emerged from that vision offer everyone the opportunity to share in the collaborative work necessary to create a healthy and vibrant region--and that's a good thing for all of us.”

Dr. Douglas Allen, Ridgewater College
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