Published April 20 2013
Contributions (April 20, 2013)Detroit Lakes receives grant for playground
The Otto Bremer Foundation has awarded a $50,000 grant to the city of Detroit Lakes, Minn., for construction of a new playground in Washington Park. Construction will begin in May or June.
Credit unions raise funds for St. Judes
First Community Credit Union branches in North Dakota raised more than $1,500 through various fundraisers for St. Judes Childrens Research Hospital.
They also collected childrens books, movies and crafts for children staying at St. Judes.
Each quarter, FCCU employees raise money for and awareness of a different organization.
NDSCS theater project
gets Bremer donation
Bremer Bank has donated $50,000 to the North Dakota State College of Science Foundation in Wahpeton for improvements and upgrades to the theater at the Harry and Ella Stern Cultural Center.
In recognition to the donation, the theater will be named Bremer Bank Theatre. The 4,500-square-foot theater was built in 1983 and hosts numerous community, college and high school performances.
F-M Area Foundation donates to FirstLink
FirstLink in Fargo has received $1,000 from the Milton and Evelyn Larson Fund of the Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation.