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Wilder Research announces latest pro bono research and evaluation projects to support culturally specific organizations

Wilder Research will be working with MN8, Foster Advocates, and Black Table Arts as part of its effort to provide pro bono research and evaluation consultation to support culturally specific… Read more »

Public Policy Update: Wilder’s 2022 Legislative Agenda

by Adrián Rafael Magaña
The 2022 Minnesota Legislative session has officially reconvened in what promises to be a busy and unique policy year. Wilder’s Public Policy team is committed to creating spaces for community… Read more »

Wilder Seeks Next Executive Director of Wilder Research

Wilder is seeking its next Executive Director of Wilder Research, a nationally respected nonprofit research and evaluation group. The Executive Director is responsible for all aspects of Wilder… Read more »

Sameerah Bilal-Roby Appointed to Financial Empowerment Council

Sameerah Bilal-Roby, director of the African American Babies Coalition and Projects, has been appointed to Saint Paul's Financial Empowerment Community Council.

Sameerah Bilal-Roby Receives Community Partners Award

On December 2, 2021, African American Babies Coalition and Projects Director Sameerah Bilal-Roby received the Community Partners Award from the Ramsey County Birth Equity Community Council. The… Read more »

Armando Camacho Named One of Twin Cities Business Magazine's People to Know in 2022

Amherst H. Wilder Foundation President and CEO Armando Camacho has been named one of Twin Cities Business Magazine's 100 People to Know in 2022. This list compiles the influencers, thought leaders,… Read more »

Wilder Receives Minnesota Board on Aging Grant to Support People with Dementia

On November 4, 2021, Wilder was named one of 11 recipients of grant funding from the Minnesota Board on Aging to support people experiencing dementia and their caregivers.

Caregiving Awareness Campaign Recognized By National Academy for State Health Policy

Wilder’s caregiving awareness campaign is included in the National Academy for State Health Policy’s recently released state policy roadmap for family caregivers. The roadmap offers suggestions to… Read more »