s.m.a.r.t. steps launches for 2nd year
January 10, 2024
S.M.A.R.T. Steps, a program designed specifically to address the needs of Family Child Care Providers throughout the state of Minnesota, laughed on January 10 for its second year. The program received support from the Northland Foundation, Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation, and Initiative Foundation, who EACH contributed $20,000 towards continued outreach towards Family Child Care Providers in rural areas of the state.
Holiday party at a chance to grow!
December 22, 2023
Joy was in the air at our Turnquist holiday party! The kiddos received Christmas presents, wrapped as a team-effort by the ACTG staff, and provided by Toys For Tots and generous individual donations. Additionally, Parents had the opportunity to take home home goods items. The whole family enjoyed hot cocoa, and pictures with Santa Claus (our good friend Marty from the NE Lions Club).
Sheet Metal Connectors spreads holiday cheer to turnquist
December 18, 2023
Jerry and Jim Myers of Sheet Metal Connectors, Inc. gifted ACTG's Turnquist Child Enrichment Center with a life-changing $10,000 donation. With this amazing gift, Turnquist stocked its Food Pantry with a whopping 2,772.95 pounds of fresh produce and non-perishables!
turnquist receives generous support
The Sauer Family Foundation provided Turnquist with a $18,459 grant for continued implementation of the Conscious Discipline curriculum. In addition, the Northeast Lions Club gave a $2,500 award to Turnquist for holiday meals and supplies for its families.
monthly giving program,