United Way's Community Investment Cabinet is a committee of 16 community volunteers elected to serve up to two three-year terms. They have the responsibility to (1) follow and implement policies and procedures consistently and equitably in regard to all agency funding request; (2) review all applications for funding; (3) make assigned site visits to agencies applying to receive funding; and (4) work as a team to come to a consensus for recommending funding amounts for applying agencies.
The United Way of Bemidji Area Board of Directors makes the final approval for recommended funding to partner agencies and programs.
2017 Community Investment Cabinet members include:
First National Bank Bemidji
Lakeland Public Television
Security Bank USA
Retired Norbord Minnesota
Beltrami County Workforce Impact
Retired Air Force
Ken K Thompson Jewelry
Headwaters Regional Development Commission