WILLMAR — LeadingAge Minnesota has awarded Copperleaf Senior Living of Willmar with the Award of Merit for Performance Excellence in Aging Services.

To earn the award Copperleaf completed an in-depth organizational self-assessment to . The assessment showed that Copperleaf has effective systems to serve older adults, empower staff teams and achieve and sustain quality efforts.

The Performance Excellence in Aging Services is an ongoing learning and development program. It focuses on leadership, strategy, customers, measurement, workforce, operations and results.