Region Nine Development Commission’s (RNDC) nonprofit Region Nine Area, Inc. was awarded a $200,000 grant from the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation.

The $200,000 grant, that will be used over the next two years, will help create and nurture more connected, resilient, and inclusive communities where all people have the support and resources to reach their full health potential. This grant is part of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Foundation’s Healthy Connections Program.