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January 14, 2018
Faith in Action volunteers like Karen Holle, of Hackensack, enjoy meeting their neighbors while helping others in their communities. Submitted Photo
Faith in Action offers new volunteer training session
January 14, 2018 - 8:30am
January 9, 2018
'Get comfortable with being uncomfortable'
January 9, 2018 - 7:30am
January 8, 2018
Crosslakers step into 2018
January 8, 2018 - 4:00am
December 30, 2017
Requests for Faith in Action volunteers surge
December 30, 2017 - 5:30am
December 25, 2017
Thanks to the Christmas for Vets program and 20 volunteers, 316 veterans at five lakes area cemeteries were honored with wreaths for the holiday season. Submitted Photo
Christmas for Vets lays wreaths to honor veterans
December 25, 2017 - 4:00am
December 24, 2017
The Pequot Lakes Revolution Dance Team collected 74 pounds of food and $11 for the Lakes Area Food Shelf. Picture with the donations, from left, are dance team members: Jordan Goddard, Alexis Lueck, Karlier Trottier, Molly Johnson and Ashley Embree. Submitted Photo
Revolution Dance Team donates to food shelf
December 24, 2017 - 8:00am
Bunny Witt and Nancy Broers stand with a pile of place mats that will be delivered with Meals on Wheels at Christmas time. Travis Grimler / Echo Journal
Day brightener - Heartland Quilters provide place mats
December 24, 2017 - 4:00am
December 23, 2017
Every dollar adds up in the end to help people meet the needs of neighbors and it makes a great impact in the community, the Salvation Army reported.</p><p>With limited time left to ring, every hour volunteered, every dollar donated makes a difference, the Salvation Army reported. Brainerd Dispatch file photo
Fleet Farm Day of Caring helps Salvation Army get closer to Christmas goal
December 23, 2017 - 5:00am
December 16, 2017
Brainerd Dispatch reporter Frank Lee volunteers ringing the bell inside the Westgate Mall in Baxter on Thursday near Herberger's as part of The Salvation Army's annual red kettle campaign, the faith-based nonprofit's largest fundraiser of the year. Submitted photo
Ringing a Salvation Army kettle bell as easy as a drop in the bucket
December 16, 2017 - 7:00am
December 13, 2017
Energy assistance funds available for qualifying Cass, Crow Wing residents
December 13, 2017 - 3:30am
December 6, 2017
Pictured are, first row from left: Shane Crowley, Lucas Taylor, Arenda Fuller, Hannah Pederson and Eli Fuller. Second row: Thomas Taylor, Noah Crowley, Colin Stocks Townsend, Devyn Kottschade, Maren Kimbler and Jack Kimbler. Submitted Photo
Eagles 4-H donates $500 to Lakes Area Food Shelf
December 6, 2017 - 4:00am
December 5, 2017
R-B Family Center: You don't have to settle
December 5, 2017 - 7:30am
November 24, 2017
PR-B Family Center: Don't be ashamed to ask for help
November 24, 2017 - 4:30am
November 20, 2017
Holiday help for those in need
November 20, 2017 - 5:30am
November 19, 2017
Christmas for Kids applications available - Fundraising events planned
November 19, 2017 - 5:30am