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Alexandria Area Community Foundation Annual Dinner 2018

Date: Monday May 7, 2018
Time : 5:00-7:30 PM

Location: Arrowwood Resort and Conference Center
2100 Arrowwood Lane, Alexandria, MN

5:00-5:30pm - Social
5:30-6:00pm - Dinner
6:00-7:30pm - Program and Award Presentation

2018 Ruth McDonald Award in Philanthropy Recipients: John Wosepka and Frank Starke

Professional Advisor Day

Join us at one of four locations to learn from presenter Raymond C. Odom about speaking to your clients about estate planning and how they can make a difference in their community. The presentation will be taking place live from the St. Cloud location and teleconferenced to the other three.

Friday May 18

Alexandria - Glenwood State Bank, 2221 S Broadway Street, Alexandria MN (Community Room)
Brainerd - Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce, 224 West Washington Street, Brainerd MN (CTC Room)
St. Cloud (LIVE) - 101 7th Avenue South, Suite 100, St. Cloud MN
Willmar - 1601 East Highway 12, Suite 9, Willmar MN

Must select location when registering.

Lunch will be provided. Please indicate any dietary restrictions in the comment section when registering.

Free to attend but registration is required.

Women's Fund Presents: Dancing with Our Stars LIVE!

The Women's Fund of Central Minnesota would like to cordially invite you to attend the fundraising event of the year! This year's event will feature a dance competition between six local celebrities who have been paired with a professional partner to face off for the chance to win up to $15,000 for the non-profit program/organization of their choice!

Enjoy a casual, fun evening with a great "small plates" buffet and a variety of cocktails and beverages before the dancing begins.

For more information about the event and to vote with your dollars for the dancers/charities, visit

Date: June 18th, 2018
Location: College of St. Benedict, St.Joseph MN
Time: 5:00-8:30 PM
Tickets: $90

Brainerd Lakes Area Community Foundation 20th Anniversary Celebration and Annual Dinner

Join us as we celebrate 20 years of philanthropy in the Brainerd Lakes area and honor the Ruttger family as our 2018 Award in Philanthropy recipients.

Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018
Time: 5:30-8:30 PM

Location: Gull Lake Center at Grand View Lodge
Nisswa, MN

2018 Award in Philanthropy Recipients - The Ruttger Family