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The Willmar Area Community Foundation will present its 2011 Award in Philanthropy to Alice Erickson Cox, 97, of Willmar.

$6M gift from Lake Lillian native doubles foundation's assets

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WILLMAR -- The Willmar Area Community Foundation announces it has been designated to receive the entire estate of Lake Lillian native and Willmar resident Alice Cox, who was 97 when she died Dec. 29.


The gift of her estate, valued at more than $6 million, will double the Foundation's assets, according to a spokesman.

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David Little
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