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Latest updates and mission achievements


Standing against anti-Asian racism and gender-based violence

March 18, 2021
Our hearts are with the families of the victims of Tuesday’s violent, terrorist attack in Georgia that left eight people dead—six of whom were Asian women—and with every Asian family who is and has… Read more »

Public Policy Update: Lots of Wilder Advocacy at the Capitol

March 16, 2021 by Dominic McQuerry
Over the past couple of weeks, Wilder staff and community have engaged on a number of different bills at the capitol. Here are some highlights:

Public Policy Update: The Workforce We Need and Deserve

February 26, 2021 by Dominic McQuerry
BREAKING NEWS: The new state budget forecast being released today, February 26, 2021, will show a projected surplus of $1.6 billion for FYs 2022-23. For context, a May projection showed a $4.7… Read more »

Public Policy Update: Wilder Showing up at the (Virtual) State Capitol

February 11, 2021 by Dominic McQuerry
Over the past couple of weeks, Wilder staff and research has been showing up on a range of issues at the Minnesota legislature. Here are just a few of the highlights!

Public Policy Update: Wilder’s 2021 Legislative Agenda

January 27, 2021 by Dominic McQuerry
Today we are pleased to share Wilder’s 2021 Legislative Agenda and to relaunch regular communications from our Public Policy Department.

American Indians in Minnesota Experience Worse COVID Impacts than Reported: via Star Tribune

December 16, 2020
An Opinion Exchange article published by the Star Tribune today points to new data from a University of Minnesota study shows that American Indians in Minnesota are suffering even greater losses due… Read more »

Apply now: Pro bono Research for Organizations Serving Culturally Specific Communities

December 9, 2020
Wilder Research will provide free research and evaluation services for 3-4 small organizations starting this fall. Apply by October 15, 2021.

We can, we must, and we will do more to fight for racial equity: Message from Wilder President and CEO Armando Camacho

August 31, 2020 by Armando Camacho
Friends of Wilder, I am dismayed to be writing to you yet again about violent, traumatic events in our country fueled by racism. We are forced to confront more tragedy, injustice, and pain while… Read more »