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September 30, 2013
Lachlan and Kathryn Smith will be honored Thursday with the Willmar Area Community Foundation’s Philanthropy Award. (Submitted photo courtesy Willmar Area Community Foundation)
Willmar Area Community Foundation to honor Smiths, Bremer Bank
September 30, 2013 - 6:07am
September 25, 2013
U.S. charity gives away $625,000 in 'genius' grants with no strings attached
September 25, 2013 - 7:24am
July 29, 2013
Most charities are honest and accountable to their donors - but a few are not. Cherrish Holland is a certified financial counselor with Lutheran Social Service in Willmar and she offers tips to make smart choices.
6 tips to being a smart donor
July 29, 2013 - 4:52am
July 5, 2013
Jim Bode, a volunteer who repairs bikes for the Wheels4Kids program, stands Wednesday in the empty space in the Lincoln School warming house where a dozen repaired bikes previously had sat. The Willmar Police Department is investigating. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Bicycles taken from program that gives them away to needy kids
July 5, 2013 - 5:12am
May 29, 2013
ACM to market e-games at statewide meetings
May 29, 2013 - 6:02pm
May 6, 2013
Nathan Feucht, a Willmar Area Food Shelf volunteer, helps fill a food order for a client Thursday. The recent March campaign exceeded the food donation goal but fell short on cash — reflecting a trend statewide. Executive Director Christie Kurth says the food shelf receives excellent support from the community, and a fundraising event will be planned for later in the year. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
Local food shelf exceeds food goal, misses cash goal during March campaign
May 6, 2013 - 4:39am
March 26, 2013
Hormel CEO making donation for military families
March 26, 2013 - 6:29am
December 16, 2012
Warm the Children at just 64 percent of goal
December 16, 2012 - 11:51pm
November 1, 2012
Volunteers set record $100,000 goal for Rice Health Foundation fundraiser
November 1, 2012 - 12:00am
Volunteers set record $100,000 goal for Rice Health Foundation fundraiser
November 1, 2012 - 12:00am
August 27, 2012
Tribune photos by Ron Adams
Bob Harms of Kingston passes Thein Well Co. near Spicer. He is travelling at 7 mph from the Canadian border to the Iowa border in an effort to raise $50,000 for the Lions' Hearing Foundation at the University of Minnesota. Harms is hearing impaired and received a surgically implanted bone anchored hearing aid through the U of M. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Kingston, Minn., man rides mower from edge of Canada to Iowa border
August 27, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
This Stuff the Bus bin was delivered Thursday to the Conway, Deuth and Schmiesing office in Willmar by the United Way of West Central Minnesota. Donations can be left in these bins in about 60 area businesses and churches in five area counties. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)
United Way of West Central Minn. begins collecting school supplies for area families
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
March 12, 2012
United Way of West Central Minn. has record amount of funding requests
March 12, 2012 - 12:00am
November 28, 2011
Warm the Children reaches quarter of goal
November 28, 2011 - 12:00am
May 4, 2011
Letter: Charity's work should go on
May 4, 2011 - 12:00am