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Tuesday, February 7
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Robert H. Collins, Esq., Collins Law Office, P.A. will teach you how you can protect your assets with the least amount of estate taxes, avoid probate and maintain control of your assets during your lifetiime.  Robert will discuss common myths about estate planning.  Power of Attorney, Wills, Trusts, Titling and updated... Read More
Tuesday, February 21
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Tom Wilson, Funeral Director, Grandstrand Funeral Home will discuss the funeral pre-planning process and funding options.  Learn how to give your family peace of mind during a very difficult time.  Lunch will be provided.
Tuesday, March 7
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Julie Keller, LPN/Hospice Care Consultant, Ecumen Hospice will explore the myths of Hospice, benefits, and innovative services Hospice now has to offer.  Lunch will be provided.
Tuesday, March 21
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Cathy Carchedi, Realtor, ReMax Synergy will discuss tips for getting your house ready to sell and understanding market analysis. Eric Ness, Assistant Vice President, Neighborhood National Bank will discuss options for accessing the quity in your home before it sells to help pay for senior living such as assisted living, memory care,... Read More

Ecumen Lights of Honor Community Celebrations Honor, Remember, Celebrate

Friday, September 11

Honor lights are being lit across Minnesota as Ecumen communities host their annual "Lights of Honor" celebrations.

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Qualities of the Exceptional Nurse: Honoring Ecumen’s Nurses: Part 2

Wednesday, May 13

It’s National Nurses Week, a time set aside to pay special tribute to our nurses who are on the front lines of health care every day.

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A Housekeeper at Ecumen North Branch Helps Rebuild a Remote Philippines Village

Tuesday, March 3

Halfway around the world in the tiny tropical Philippine barrio of Navitas on the island of Panay live about 150 elderly poor who have an angel looking out for them in North Branch, Minn.  Her name is Luz Pedersen. 

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Ecumen Scholars Rural Nursing Program Accepting Applications

Thursday, February 12

Ecumen Scholars, a workforce development initiative created to address the nursing shortage in rural Minnesota, is now accepting applicants to its fellowship and internship programs for Summer 2015.

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