The Otto Bremer Trust supports organizations that seek to improve lives in our communities. These organizations are made up of dedicated people seeking to improve the lives of others, and we value finding opportunities to work with them in accomplishing common goals. Investments and grants are made and returns are realized for the good of the people in Upper Midwest. These stories are the living, breathing proof that Good Lives Here.
With support from Bridges Career Academies & Workplace Connection, Pillager High School teacher Ann Hutchison helps students find their path into the world beyond high school.
The Carrington Youth Center, is a movie theater, an after-school program, an event center, a bowling alley, and even a concession stand for passers-by.
At 33, Tamir just earned his GED at Summit Academy and is a few weeks away from finishing the construction training program.
Noor Edward used to be afraid of the dentist. Now she dreams of becoming a dental assistant.
Growing up in North Carolina, with his mom working two night jobs, JD made some mistakes. But he went All-American in high school.