Achieving Dreams Breakfast

Image saying Thank you to those who attending Avivo's Achieving Dreams Breakfast, and mentioning presenting sponsor DTS.

Thank you for joining Avivo staff, partners, and advocates at the 2023 Achieving Dreams Breakfast! Your support helped us meet our goal and raise over $170,000 to help Avivo as we walk alongside individuals and families in our community who face the greatest challenges to home, health, and headway. If you haven’t donated yet but would like to, click here.


Our 15th annual Achieving Dreams fundraising breakfast was presented by DTS and led by event steering committee co-chairs Lisa Shannon, President & CEO of Allina Health, and Jeanne Crain, President & CEO of Bremer Bank.

Doors opened at 7 AM with a fun, Rise-n-Shine coffee station and networking with colleagues. Guests enjoyed a hot, plated breakfast and inspirational program.

Celebrated Community Leader – Award Recipient

Photo of Guy Mingle, CEO of Marsden


Guy Mingo
CEO, Marsden Holdings, L.L.C.

Avivo’s Celebrated Community Leader Award this year honors Guy Mingo, President & CEO of Marsden! A leader in the building services industry, Guy has made outstanding contributions that further programs and the image of building service contractors. Marsden has been a business partner with Avivo for nearly two decades, participating on our Business Partner Council and supporting Avivo’s training programs.


Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Are you interested in sponsoring this event in the future? Learn more about 2023 event sponsorship opportunities and contact Gregg Bell if interested in sponsoring or if you have any other questions.


Presenting Sponsor

Diamond Sponsors

Image of Bremer Bank logo.
Logo image for Target

Image of the logo of UnitedHealth Group

Gold Sponsors

Image of Allina Health logo.

Logo image for Clear Channel Outdoor

Logo image for Medica.Image of Ryan Construction logo.

Image of Ulteig logo.Image of US Bank logo.


Silver Sponsors

Sponsor image for BlueCross BlueShield

Image of Peder, a successful Avivo participant.Securian Financial logo

Logo image for Wellington Management

Image with the names Jeanne and Peter Crain.Sponsor image with the words Mark Skubic and Lynnette Kayser on it.

Bronze Sponsor

Image of Best Buy logo.Image of Deluxe logo.

Image of Faegre Drinker logo.Image of Frauenshuh logo.

Image of MPX logo.

Image of Padilla logo.Image of PNC logo.

Image of Thrivent.