Lately, when I look out on the Mighty Mississippi from the Bush Foundation’s new office in the U.S. Bank Center in downtown Saint Paul, all I can think of is New Orleans. That’s partly because my communications colleagues and I were just there last week for the Fall 2013 Communications Network Conference. And partly because I grew up in the south and long to be in a city where people don’t look at you funny when you ask for grits. ... more
It's National Teacher Appreciation Week and today is National Teacher Appreciation Day. I'd need a whole bushel of apples to thank all the teachers who had a positive impact in my life. How about you? ... more
When Archibald and Edyth Bush established the Bush Foundation in 1953, they did it with a strong belief that providing opportunities for people with energy and ideas would have great impact on the community. ... more
TheBushFoundation invests in great ideas and the people who power them. Established in 1953 by 3M executive Archibald Bush and his wife, Edyth, the Foundation encourages individuals and organizations to think bigger and think differently about what is possible in communities across Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and the 23 Native nations that share the same geographic area.