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Events

Leaders have told us they value opportunities to connect with one another. Most of the events listed below are things the Bush Foundation is sponsoring. We encourage you to explore them!


bushCONNECT

Due to COVID-19, bushCONNECT has been canceled.


December 2-4, 2020

Virtual | Join with other activators to learn the promising business solutions, and public policies for closing racial wealth gaps, and building communities of racial inclusion and belonging.

December 8 & 10, 2020

Virtual | Minnesota’s nonprofits are heaving, hustling, grieving, listening, learning, and changing. They are in a state of public course correction and collective metamorphosis. This year’s Annual Conference aims to give room for the intense movement we are in to grow.

Every Wednesday from 8:30am – 9:30am

Rapid City, SD | 1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation in 2012, the program is based on the notion that meaningful connections are made over one million cups of coffee. 1 Million Cups is led by more than 500 volunteer organizers in 35+ states, one U.S. territory, and six time zones – and growing every day.

Every Wednesday from 9am - 10am

Aberdeen, SD | 1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation in 2012, the program is based on the notion that meaningful connections are made over one million cups of coffee. 1 Million Cups is led by more than 500 volunteer organizers in 35+ states, one U.S. territory, and six time zones – and growing every day.

7am every month

Rapid City, SD | Morning Fill Up is a series of public gatherings to inspire and engage members of The Garage, as well as residents around western South Dakota, to put their creative energies into action for the betterment of the entire community. Since the inception of Morning Fill Up, creators of the morning talk have sought to bring guests who can speak to timely, important issues that impact residents of the region — and people across the country.

Every Wednesday from 9:15AM-10:15AM

Fargo, ND | 1 Million Cups is a free, national program designed to educate, engage and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation in 2012, the program is based on the notion that meaningful connections are made over one million cups of coffee. 1 Million Cups is led by more than 500 volunteer organizers in 35+ states, one U.S. territory, and six time zones – and growing every day.

The last Friday of every month

Fargo, ND | The Fargo Chapter of Creative Mornings provides an open environment where anyone from the general public can gather and be inspired by makers, designers, artists, business leaders, non-profits, for-profits, solopreneurs and creative professionals. After all, everyone is creative and everyone is welcome!