ST. CLOUD -  HatlingFlint is celebrating 25 years of business today by launching "Project Spark", a year long campaign to give back to local non profit organizations and causes.

Through October 2014, HatlingFlint will "Flint it forward" to 25 local organizations or causes that are nominated by community members.

Bill Hatling, the President of HatlingFlint, says Project Spark is an opportunity to look ahead and give back to the community:


Hatling Flint started project spark with a kickoff event at their office building today. Hatling says they were taking ideas from the community for local non-profit organizations. There's also a website available for the community to make suggestions for Project Spark:

Flint Group is a network of communications agencies and partners specializing in marketing, public relations, advertising, and growth strategy. The Flint Group has additional locations in Fargo, Grand Forks, and Duluth.

To nominate an organization, or for additional information on Project Spark you can go to the HatlingFlint website.