A New Vision at UDAC

Recognizing and developing the abilities of the individuals they serve is the focus of Udac’s work. A planning grant helped leadership reassess and reimagine their programs coming out of the […]

Conversations that matter

When Dr. Edward and Jane Ryan both passed away, their family felt the pain of loss. Two kind and loving parents, mentors, and guides were out of reach. They also […]

Community Impact – Izzy Story

In disaster situations, the most important thing is your life.

“If your life and your loved ones are in danger, leave everything behind. Run away,” advises Isidore “Izzy” Ralaingita.

The Friends of Finland

The Friends of Finland build up their rural, North Shore community through planning and leadership. Grant funding from the Community Opportunity Fund of the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation supports their efforts.

Noah Farr

At age 36, Noah Farr returned to school. His work ethic, paired with an Opportunity to Rise Scholarship from the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation, led to a debt-free education.