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Congratulations to People’s Choice Winner: Lola’s and Celebrity Judges Choice Winner: Tav on the Ave

Thank you to everyone involved! Even though we had to reschedule, we had a very successful Warm Your Heart Fundraiser!


Minnesota Valley Action Council has Small Cities Home Repair loans available in the following communities: Kasota; Welcome; and Fairmont. These loans do have an income limit. Contact Sheila 507-345-2416 for Kasota and Kaye 507-238-1663 for Welcome and Fairmont today

These loans are only available for a limited time!

Head Start is taking applications for 2018–2019 school year! Apply on-line or call to schedule an appointment.

To volunteer to be on the board, please contact MVAC at 507-345-6822 or email Amanda for an application

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Link Up Minnesota is a program designed to provide eligible individuals with a reduction of one-half of the local telephone service connection and installation charges, up to $30.

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MVAC has the following position available:

Family Resource Coordinator
Based in St. Peter. Coordinate and implement employment & training services to assist low-income adults establish & obtain career & employment goals. Requires BA/BS degree in Human Services related field. Previous MFIP experience preferred. Social Work license and Human Service experience beneficial. 40 hrs./wk. $21.64/hr. if licensed Social Worker and $20.94/hr. if not licensed, plus health insurance offered, paid holidays and vacation time. Submit application and résumé by 5/9/2019 to MVAC Human Resources, 706 N. Victory Dr., Mankato, MN 56001. Application available online at MVAC is an EEO/AA Employer.

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St Peter Head Start is learning about Earth Day at the St Peter Library with Miss Brenda! ...

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