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Community coalition for Rochester area Housing announced

Rochester Area Foundation announced the creation of the Coalition for Rochester Area Housing.

Posted: Dec. 21, 2017 7:13 PM
Updated: Dec. 22, 2017 6:56 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn.- The Rochester Area Foundation announced the creation of a new community coalition for Rochester Area Housing. 

Along with the Rochester Area Foundation, Mayo Clinic, Olmstead County, and the City of Rochester have partnered up to have a greater impact on the community. 

Mayo Clinic has made a commitment to donate $4 million toward the $6 million goal. CAO and Vice President of Mayo Clinic, Jeffrey Bolton stated, "At Mayo Clinic we care deeply about helping to create a community where all residents can live with dignity and health."

President of Rochester Area Foundation, Jennifer Woodford says, "Together as a coalition, public and private sector leaders in the Rochester area have the capacity and resources to develop a broad and sustainable housing market that works for more people, today and into the future."

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