"There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about." - Margaret J. Wheatley
Every year the Goodhue County Child & Family Collaborative offers grants to schools and community organizations to further the mission and the goals of the Collaborative.
Our funding for State Fiscal Year 2024-2026 (July 2023-June 2026) is intended to further the following goal:
Strengthen resilience & protective factors in families, schools, and communities.
Protective factors are:
Knowledge of parenting and child development
Social and emotional competence in children
Nurturing and attachment
Public schools, governmental agencies, and 501(c)(3) organizations that primarily serve children and families in Goodhue County are eligible to apply for funding from the Collaborative.