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Third Street Clinic

"When it comes to a human life, I have a problem not solving the easy questions, like what they should be asking their physician, or what dietary changes could lead to reductions or elimination of some medications."

Kristen Sanders, Executive Director, Third Street Clinic

Lending

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Aurora Waasakone Community of Learners

"Even across the distance of us being near Bemidji and Propel being based in the Twin Cities, [Phil] was great about making things electronic and getting money in our bank account quickly."

Anna Wallin, Co-Founder & Director, Aurora Waasakone Community of Learners

Lending

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Twin Cities Diversity in Practice

"I was getting bogged down in very technical things and forgetting the bigger decision making and thinking about how our finances align with our mission."

Summra M. Shariff, Executive Director, Twin Cities Diversity in Practice

Training

Grand Marais Art Colony

"I think for many women in leadership roles, there can be a sense of imposter syndrome when it comes to finances. This has been both a good affirmation of ‘you really do know what you’re talking about’ while at the same time given me some good tools in terms of communicating."

Lyla Brown, Executive Director, Grand Marais Art Colony

Training

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Better Futures Minnesota

"Propel’s partnership was extremely helpful to my organization and it instantly increased confidence in myself, in my staff, and in my board that we were doing the right thing."

Dr. Thomas Adams, President & CEO, Better Futures Enterprises

Lending

Strategic Services

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WE WIN Institute

"The board development work we did with Amanda [Ziebell Mawanda] at Propel literally gave our board members the tools to start leading the organization and not just following the lead of the staff or executive director."

Sindiswa Georgiades, WE WIN Institute

Strategic Services

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The SEAD Project

"A movement elder reminded me that the act and process of storytelling aren’t actually healing, it’s the reframing that’s healing."

Chanida Phaengdara Potter, Executive Director & Community Architect, The SEAD Project

Accounting & Finance

Training