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Medtronic co-founder Earl Bakken was inspired by those who, despite health challenges, were passionate about making a difference in the world. He hoped their impact could reach beyond the individual to communities around the world.

We recognize that taking the first step to create change is often the hardest, so through Life.Amplified. Inspired by Earl Bakken.™, you will find the resources and inspiration to get you started and make your philanthropic passion a reality.

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Finding Inspiration and Purpose

Starting Your Volunteer Journey

Sharing Your Passion

Taking Care of Yourself