Mayo Clinic Health System in Mankato participated in the Southern Minnesota Career Expo where over 1,500 regional 10th grade students attended to learn more about career opportunities on April 24. Four Mayo Clinic Health System departments participated in the event.
Earth Day Cleanup Project
Mayo Clinic Health System staff and their families spent time on April 20 cleaning up Sibley Park as part of an Earth Day project with the City of Mankato.
Teaching Kitchen at Boys and Girls Club
Mayo Clinic Health System brought a pop-up teaching kitchen to the Boys and Girls Club of Mankato to teach club members in kindergarten through eighth grade about nutritious snack ideas on April 2.
BackPack Food Program
Mayo Clinic Health System partners with the BackPack Food program to ensure kids have food on weekend and holiday breaks. In addition to an annual financial contribution, Mayo Clinic Health System employees distribute food packs at Washington Elementary on a weekly basis and pack food at BackPack Central on a monthly basis.