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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

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Currently looking for Sponsors and Restaurants

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Presenting Sponsor ~ MinnStar Bank; Print Sponsor ~ Corporate Graphics Commercial; Media Sponsor ~ Alpha Media.;

If you are interested in a sponsorship or donating a live or silent auction item, please contact Sheila Ous or Ann Macgregor 507-345-6822

Thank you to these Restaurants!

Busters Bar & Grill;  La Plaza Fiesta;  MSU – University Dining Services;  Number 4;   River City Eatery; Starfire GrillTav on the Ave; The Woods Grill and Bar

If your restaurant is interested in competing please contact Sheila Ous 507-345-6822 or download registration

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2 days ago

Minnesota Valley Action Council

Thank you to the following Restaurants that have agreed to participate at #WYH19! Buster's, La Plaza Fiesta, MSU-University Dining Services, Number 4, River City Eatery, Tav on the Ave, The Woods and Starfire Grill!!!🥣💙

Want to Compete for the Best Soup in Southern Minnesota? Contact Minnesota Valley Action Council at 507-345-6822 or email

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