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NOTICE: The Wilder Child Development Center will close at 3:00 p.m. today (Jan. 17) due to extreme weather conditions.

The Amherst H. Wilder Foundation combines knowledge, compassion and action to improve lives today and for generations to come. We create lasting, positive change rooted in people through direct services, research and community building.

Wilder Research helps communities thrive

Wilder's Community Impact

We served more than 8,500 people last year.

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Courageous Stories

Therapeutic Teaching Model brings Wilder School-Based Mental Health Therapists into classrooms at Intermediate School District 287 in New Hope, Minnesota

Wilder Therapists Join the Classroom

Ashley Gramling had more than the usual first-day jitters when classes started at her school in the Twin Cities suburb of New Hope last year. Ashley, previously a middle school teacher with experience teaching ki...More about this story »

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