Thank you to those who attended the 2016 Community Impact Awards and helped to make this celebration possible!
To read the 2016 Community Impact Awards feature, click here.
To read the March issue, click here.
**Note: For details about last year's event, and for the 2015 list, click here.
About the event
The 2016 Community Impact Awards honor Minnesota companies and business people that make giving back to the community a priority. A celebratory event was held in February in Minneapolis by Minnesota Business Magazine to recognize the finalists and winners in each category.
2016 Community Impact Awards: Workplace Giving
2016 Community Impact Awards: Social Enterprise
2016 Community Impact Awards: Paragon of Leadership
Recognizes companies for creating or supporting programs designed to enable youth to develop abilities in areas such as leadership, social responsibility, skilled trade, education and community involvement.
Recognizes an outstanding social enterprise in Minnesota — companies that exist primarily to address social or environmental issues.
Winner: Vision Loss Resources and Contact Production Services Inc.
Finalist: Latino Economic Development Center
Finalist: Homes for Heroes
Paragon of Leadership
Corporate Giving/Community Involvement: Recognizes a Minnesota business leader for making a positive impact through service, character and leadership by fostering an environment of corporate giving.