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SAVE THE DATE! 2nd Annual Bad Prom 5k Fun Run/Walk and After Party September 16, 2017

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MinnStar Bank – medal sponsor;    Strong Fathers Program – lanyard Sponsor;

CBC Fisher Group – United Prairie Bank Arizona Olive Oil Co – Diamond Vogel – Kilometer Sponsors;  Lloyd Management –  Buster’s Bar and Grill – Prom Sponsor; Curiosi-Tea House – Start Line Sponsor

Other sponsors: Scheels, WhoFish, Pepsi, B Stark

Big Hair, tacky dresses and awkward dance moves….Prom in The 80’s. Relive it all at the blast-from-the-past MVAC Bad Prom 5k. This is your chance to don that powder blue tux or tulle, ruffled and velvet dress. Join MVAC at the Midtown Tavern in Old Town on Saturday, September 16th for a trip back to the Decade of Decadence. This untimed 5k fun run/walk is 21 plus. Your 5k registration includes a T shirt and finishers will receive the most unique medal in town… Food is provided and beverages will be available. The finish line will have you feeling like you’re right back in your High School gym with the Bad Prom dance at the Midtown Tavern. Not a runner? Wallflowers welcome! Join us as we dance the night away to all your favorite 80’s dance hits with Doug Gerdes coming back to DJ! . Register for the 5k or buy Prom tickets below.

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MVAC is recruiting for Board Members in Sibley County.

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MVAC is recruiting for Board Members in Sibley County. We are seeking private-sector representatives of business, non profit organizations or other entities, who bring enthusiasm and creativity as we work to mitigate and eliminate the causes and effects of poverty within South Central Minnesota. For more information contact Amanda Mackie at 507-345-6822or amanda@mnvac.org

Head Start is taking applications for 2016-2017 school year! Apply on-line or call to schedule an appointment after February 5th, 2016.

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Supportive Services Advisor - Mankato
Will assist low income people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness in resolving their housing crisis. Exp. w/ assisting people obtain and retain housing, familiar with area resources. College degree in Human Services related field beneficial, 40 hrs./wk. based in Mankato. $16.05/hr. if have college degree, $15.39 if no college degree, health insurance offered also pd. holidays & vac. Submit cover letter, resume and application to MVAC HR, 706 N. Victory Dr., Mankato, MN 56001 or apply at www.mnvac.org by Sept. 29th. MVAC is an EEO/AA Employer.
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NEW PARTNERSHIP!!! We are very excited to announce a parnership with Mankato Head Start Mvac. We will be delivering over 1000 meals and snacks weekly to their Mankato, Blue Earth and Fairmont locations. We are now delivering over 2300 meals weekly to assisted living facilities, schools and early childhood care centers. Thank you all so very much for supporting local businesses.

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