Shaping the pathways of tomorrow

Foreshadow is a non-profit aspiring to bring change by bridging the achievement gap for youth in the Twin Cities.

Preparing youth for a brighter future

Our mission is to equip the youth within the Twin Cities community with the necessary knowledge and life skills to be successful from an educational and professional standpoint. By providing specialized guidance and measurable results at all levels, every child will have a clear trajectory toward polishing their futuristic self.

We aspire to partner with our Twin Cities youth

Our aspirations for the future are to build scalable and specialized programs for youth grades 4th -12th grade. With our guiding principles in mind, we will thrive as an organization focused on providing the necessary resources and tools to help each individual realize their goals. We firmly believe the future is bright and we will focus on providing hope and understanding of the possible through education.

Our Principles (The Four C’s)

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    Construct
    Building scalable programs at all levels.
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    Cultivate
    Empowering our community with the tools to be successful in our ever-changing society.
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    Conquer
    The developmental belief that all things are accomplishable with grit, understanding and hard work.
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    Celebrate
    Acknowledging our successes.

Our Core Competencies

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    Empowerment
    Confidence building.
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    Self-Leadership
    Intentionally influencing one’s thinking, feelings, behaviors to achieve an objective.
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    Futuristic Thinking
    Ability to look past the events of today and into the possibilities of tomorrow.
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    Innovation
    Adapting to environmental changes to better serve our community.
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  • Foreshadow Innovation Program


    Foreshadow’s Innovation Program is a 12-week initiative created to introduce students to entrepreneurship and business. Foreshadow Scholars will explore the core disciplines of starting a business, solving problems, and working in cross functional teams with a goal of launching a REAL business.

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Meet the Team

  • Executive Director, Foreshadow
    Rashelle Holmgren
    As Executive Director of Foreshadow, Rashelle brings an extensive and diverse background in leading initiatives that put young people at the forefront of leading change in their own communities. Her expertise in partnership development, strategic planning, community engagement, program design and youth development guide our mission and support our pursuit of building new pathways for tomorrow.

  • Executive Director, TurnSignl Foundation
    Chad Dayton
    A former college professor, outdoor educator, non-profit executive and independent consultant, Chad brings a varied background and nuanced perspective to the TurnSignl Foundation. With expertise in education, youth leadership development, program design and delivery, community engagement, legislative affairs and coalition building and a steadfast commitment to equity and justice, Chad positions TurnSignl and the TurnSignl Foundation to make a significant, collective impact in Minnesota and beyond.