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Kinship Partners receives $20,000 Challenge Grant from Otto Bremer Foundation

Campaign ends June 6

The Otto Bremer Foundation has awarded a $20,000 challenge grant to Kinship Partners, meaning that for every dollar raised, Kinship Partners will receive $2.

The campaign has raised $14,000 since April 12, and Kinship Partners needs to raise an additional $6,000 before the campaign ends Friday, June 6.

To contribute to the campaign and take advantage of the matching dollars, go to and click on the “Brighten the Future Annual Campaign” link.

Proceeds are tax-deductible and will support the Kinship Partners Youth Mentoring Program.

Kinship Partners is working to match every child in need with a mentor in the Brainerd lakes area. Today, more than 200 area children are matched with an adult mentor, and 38 more are waiting for a mentor.