MinnMed hands Otsego $20,000 check, promises community more

As 2016 comes to a close, Minnesota Medical Solutions (aka MinnMed), one of the two companies licensed by the state to cultivate, manufacture and dispense medical cannabis, will be awarding a $20,000 grant to the city of Otsego.

Submitted photo  Vireo Health, parent company of Minnesota Medical Solutions, contributed $20,000 to the city of Otsego during the City Council’s meeting on Monday, Dec. 12. The grant is part of an annual commitment to the city in which MinnMed operates its cultivation and manufacturing facility. Pictured (from left) are Council Member Jason Warehime, Council Member Tom Darkenwald, Mayor Jessica Stockamp, Vireo Health and Minn Med CEO Dr. Kyle Kingsley, and Council Member Vern Heidner.
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Vireo Health, parent company of Minnesota Medical Solutions, contributed $20,000 to the city of Otsego during the City Council’s meeting on Monday, Dec. 12. The grant is part of an annual commitment to the city in which MinnMed operates its cultivation and manufacturing facility. Pictured (from left) are Council Member Jason Warehime, Council Member Tom Darkenwald, Mayor Jessica Stockamp, Vireo Health and Minn Med CEO Dr. Kyle Kingsley, and Council Member Vern Heidner.

As part of its annual commitment to the city in which it operates its state-of-the-art cultivation and manufacturing facility, MinnMed will award a $20,000 unrestricted grant to the city of Otsego which may be used to support local investments in public safety, parks and streets. Going forward, MinnMed will allocate 2 percent of its annual net profits to the city of Otsego.
“Supporting local communities is a core value of our company,” said Dr. Kyle Kingsley, CEO of Minnesota Medical Solutions and Vireo Health. “We couldn’t be happier with our decision to build our business in Otsego, a business-friendly city with a high-caliber workforce. As MinnMed becomes more profitable, we look forward to contributing even more to the local community that has embraced us and supported our growth.”
Minnesota Medical Solutions is a physician-led company dedicated to providing best-in-class cannabis-based medications and top quality patient care.
The company provides a wide array of scientifically formulated, third-party tested cannabis-based products derived from the highest quality plants and utilizes its separation chemistry capabilities to create products with novel cannabinoid combinations.
Minnesota Medical Solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of Vireo Health, LLC. For more information, visit www.minnesotamedicalsolutions.com.