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April 3, 2018
Kinship Partners hosts annual Purses for Partners fundraiser
April 3, 2018 - 12:30pm
April 2, 2018
Jake Haapajoke (right),  playing soccer for the Brainerd Warriors. Photo for the Brainerd Dispatch by Krista Rolfzen Soukup
In memory of a friend: Nonprofit to keep light on for mental health awareness
April 2, 2018 - 10:19am
March 27, 2018
Cheri Westphal of the Hackensack Food Shelf accepts a $300 check from Hackensack American Legion Auxiliary President Bonnie Dupre and Treasurer Linda Becker.
Hackensack Auxiliary donates to food shelf
March 27, 2018 - 11:00am
March 18, 2018
Remember what you have, not what you want
March 18, 2018 - 9:30am
March 16, 2018
St. Francis of the Lakes raffle raises nearly $55,000
March 16, 2018 - 4:30am
March 6, 2018
Faith in Action Volunteer John Parr standing behind Beeda Godfrey by the Faith in Action van on their way to the Hackensack Blood Drive.
Faith in Action van helps at Hackensack blood drive
March 6, 2018 - 7:00am
February 3, 2018
United Way to host 2018-2020 Grant Cycle meeting
February 3, 2018 - 4:30am
January 23, 2018
During a ceremony Monday at the Mills Fleet Farm store in Baxter, Holly Holm, executive director of Brainerd Community Action (left), Baxter Mayor Darrel Olson, Lt. Grant Holloway of the Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army, Mills Fleet Farm store manager Geary Kline, Lt. Jaclyn Holloway of the Salvation Army,  Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army board chairman Bob Musielewicz, and state Rep. Josh Heintzeman gather together for a donation to the Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch
Day of Caring raises $51,000 for Brainerd Salvation Army
January 23, 2018 - 9:00am
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