Minnesota’s Region 5

Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd & Wadena Counties

Making Region 5 a Better Place

If you live or work in Region 5, you’ve probably benefited from one of our programs. Sourcewell's services span across many important aspects of life in central Minnesota, including education, child care, emergency services, and more.

We are humbled to be at your service, and honored by the opportunity.

Map of Minnesota highlighting Region 5 counties of Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, and Wadena

Central Minnesota's

Region 5 Counties

To learn more about the counties within Region 5, visit their websites:

Cass County
Crow Wing County
Morrison County
Todd County
Wadena County

Explore the Region

Resources & Events

We want to help you become a hero in your community at our Region 5 Summit. If you work for a school, government, or nonprofit organization in central Minnesota—the R5 Summit is for you!

Held each October, the event draws over a hundred local leaders for a dedicated day of professional learning. Be sure to watch for information on the 2019 R5 Summit!

Find out how we’re partnering with local schools and governments throughout Region 5. Well Connected magazine features stories of community success from right here in central Minnesota.



Sourcewell is proud to team up with the Region 5 Development Commission to create a resilient region. The Central Minnesota Regional Sustainable Development Plan offers insight about economic vitality, environmental stewardship, and quality of life factors.

You can access the latest information at www.resilientregion.org, which details critical data about housing, land use, transportation, and economic development.