• Grants: We work through partnerships to provide the resources to help families and communities in west central Minnesota thrive. In particular, WCI focuses on the areas of: 
    • Community Development
    • Economic Development
  • Loans: We provide gap loans for business start-ups and expansions

To assist with completion of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion information on the application, please see DEI Definitions below.


Technical Assistance

  • Regional planning, including transportation planning and economic development,
  • Convening groups such as the Labor Force Development Council, regional EDA planners, Pine to Prairie GIS users group and regional transportation and trails groups.

Donor Services

WCI has a wide range of services and funds to help regional communities, families and businesses support worthy causes and make communities a better place to live.

What We Do