Published February 02 2013
Contributions (February 02, 2013)Walmart Foundation donates to Farm Rescue
Farm Rescue has received a $78,000 grant from the Walmart Foundations North Dakota and Iowa State Giving Programs.
The funds will be used to purchase a truck and for general operating expenses.
Great Plains Food Bank receives $10,000 gift
The Great Plains Food Bank, Fargo, has received $5,000 from Dakota Plains Cooperative and a $5,000 match grant from the Land O Lakes Foundation.
The funds will provide food for 40,000 meals for people struggling with hunger in southeast North Dakota.
Arts board awards grant for Pangea event
The Minnesota State Arts Board has awarded a $6,800 grant to the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County for the annual Pangea: Cultivate our Cultures Festival.
The festival, now in its ninth year at the Hjemkomst Center in Moorhead, was started by Yoke-Sim Gunaratne and showcases the performing arts, provides educational sessions on a variety of topics, exhibits and food.