Projects Funded in Crow Wing County by wulinqing

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									Projects Funded in Crow Wing County
(through 6/30/06)

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ORGANIZATION NAME                                                PROJECT TITLE                                                        AMOUNT
FY 2006
All Parks Alliance for Change, St. Paul                          Central MN Manufactured Housing Preservation & Security Prgrm.         $3,000
Artspace Projects, Inc., Minneapolis                             Franklin Artist Lofts - Brainerd                                        5,000
Bay Lake Area Lions Charities, Inc., Deerwood*                   Outreach to Families and Individual in Need                             1,500
Brainerd Community Action                                        Video Production of Workshops                                           2,500
Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce                          Connecting Businesses & Schools in Workforce Dev. Activities            2,500
Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce                          Downtown Planning                                                         500
Brainerd School District                                         Implementation of a Parent and Child Sign Language Class                2,500
Brainerd School District Community Education                     Early Childhood Coalition                                              25,000
Bridges of Hope, Brainerd*                                       Services to Children and Families                                       4,600
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                                  Racism Awareness and Prevention Training                                2,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                                  Gordon Rosenmeier Center's Civility 2006 Campaign                       1,500
City of Pequot Lakes                                             Summer Reading Program                                                    250
Crosby-Ironton School District                                   Community Meth Education Event                                            500
Crosslake Presbyterian Church*                                   Lakes Area Restorative Justice Project                                  5,000
Crow Wing County                                                 Meth Coalition                                                         10,000
Crow Wing Lakes and Rivers Alliance, Pequot Lakes                Strategic Plan and Update                                               2,000
Crow Wing Soil & Water Conservation District                     Healthy Lakes & Rivers Partnership Program                             20,000
Fairview Township, Brainerd                                      Township Planning                                                       2,500
Kinship Partners, Inc., Brainerd                                 Comprehensive Adult Mentor Recruitment Program                          5,000
Lake Edward Conservation Club, Merrifield                        Septic System Maintenance & Education Program                           5,000
Lower South Long Lake Improvement Assn., Brainerd                Nokassippi Watershed Project                                            1,000
Lutheran Social Service, Crosslake*                              Americorps Volunteers Mileage Reimbursement                             3,000
Lutheran Social Service, Crosslake                               Americorps Volunteers Mileage Reimbursement                             3,000
Mission Lakes Association, Merrifield                            Lake Wide Control of Curly-Leaf Pondweed                                5,000
Mission Township, Crosby                                         Township Planning                                                       2,500
Northland Arboretum, Brainerd                                    Graduate Internship                                                     1,500
Parks and Trails Council of Minnesota, St. Paul                  "Parks & Trails for Future Generations" Conference                      2,000
Salem Lutheran Church, Deerwood*                                 Salem WEST Outreach                                                     1,000
Salem Lutheran Church, Deerwood                                  Social Ministry for Families with Young Children                        5,000
Salem Lutheran Church, Deerwood                                  Selected by 2006 Outstanding Volunteer Award Winner                     1,000
Ski Gull, Inc., Nisswa*                                          Learn To Ski Program for Special Needs People                          12,000
Ski Gull, Inc., Nisswa                                           Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                          5,500
Small Business Dev. Ctr./Central Lakes College, Brainerd         Technical Assistance to Mfg. and Value-Added Businesses                10,000
University of Wisconsin-Superior                                 Northwoods Nonprofits-Training for Brainerd Lakes Area Nonprofits       3,000
FY 2005
Brainerd Community Action                                        Youth As Resources                                                     5,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                                  2005 Educator & Workplace Summer Institute-Tech Prep Consorti          5,000
Crosslake Presbyterian Church                                    Lakes Area Restorative Justice Project                                 5,000
Crow Wing County                                                 Community-Based Methamphetamine Programs                              10,000
Crow Wing County United Way                                      Healthy Organizations Partnership Follow-up                              500
Cuyuna Lakes Trail Association, Crosby                           Selected by 2004 Outstanding Community Award Winner                    1,000
Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest, Inc., Brainerd          Strategic Plan Follow-Up                                                 500
Kinship Partners, Inc., Brainerd                                 Enhancing Youth Services' Collaboration                                5,000
Lakes Area Senior Activity Center, Brainerd                      Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                         5,500
Minnesota Lakes Association, Brainerd                            Strategic Plan Follow-Up                                                 500
Mounted Eagles, Inc., Brainerd                                   Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                         5,500
Paul Bunyan Nature Learning Center, Brainerd                     Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                         5,500
Pequot Lakes Area Development Organization                       Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                         5,500
Pequot Lakes School District                                     Pequot/Breezy/Crosslake Early Childhood Coalition                     10,000
Region 5 Development Commission, Staples                         Bootstraps Home Ownership Mentoring Project-Crow Wing County          25,000
Rhythm of the Rails, Inc.                                        Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                         5,500
Rhythm of the Rails, Inc.                                        Site Relocation                                                        5,000
Salem Lutheran Church, Deerwood                                  Salem WEST VISTA Project                                              10,000
Small Business Dev. Ctr./Central Lakes College, Brainerd         Central MN Small Business Technical Assistance                         5,000
University of MN Fndtn, St. Paul/Youth Outdoor Corps, Brainerd   Selected by 2004 Outstanding Environmental Initiative Award Winner     1,000
University of Wisconsin-Superior                                 Northwoods Nonprofits-
                                                                                      Training for Brainerd Lakes Area Nonprofits       5,000




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ORGANIZATION NAME                                                PROJECT TITLE                                                  AMOUNT
FY 2004
Brainerd Community Action                                        KaBOOM! Skatepark                                               $2,000
Bridges of Hope, Brainerd                                        Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                   5,000
Com. Action Cncl. of Crow Wing Co./Brainerd Youth As Resources   Selected by 2003 Outstanding Youth Initiative Award Winner       1,000
Com. Action Cncl. of Crow Wing Co./Brainerd Youth As Resources   Youth As Resources                                               5,000
Crisis Line & Referral Service, Brainerd                         Volunteer Recruitment & Training                                 5,000
Crow Wing County                                                 Dev. of Ordinances to Support Comp. Plan                         2,500
Crow Wing Lakes and Rivers Alliance, Nisswa                      Island Mud Lake Prop. Owners Assn. Shoreland Restoration         5,000
Cuyuna Lakes Trail Association, Crosby                           Selected by 2003 Outstanding Volunteer Award Winner              1,000
Heartland Animal Rescue Team Humane Society, Brainerd            Board Training                                                   2,000
Kinship Partners, Inc., Brainerd                                 Early Childhood Mentoring                                        5,000
Kinship Partners, Inc., Brainerd                                 Selected by 2003 Outstanding Nonprofit Award Winner              1,000
Kinship Partners, Inc., Brainerd                                 Strategic Development & Marketing                                1,500
Kinship Partners, Inc., Brainerd                                 Strategic Plan Follow-Up                                           500
Salem Lutheran Church, Deerwood                                  Salem WEST                                                       1,000
Serpent Lake Association, Deerwood                               Water Quality Improvement Campaign                               5,000
Sibley Lake Association, Pequot Lakes                            Control of Curlyleaf Pondweed                                    5,000
Sustainable Farming Association of Central MN, Pequot Lakes      Strategic Planning                                               1,500
Upper South Long Lake Improvement Association, Brainerd          Lake Management Plan Implementation                              5,000
St. Alice Church, Pequot Lakes                                   Grace House of Pequot Lakes                                      5,000
FY 2003
Brainerd Lakes Area Development Corporation                      Potlatch Paper Market Research                                   5,000
Brainerd Lakes Area Senior Activity Center                       Volunteer/Intergenerational Service                             17,000
Brainerd Public Library                                          Cooperating Collections Network                                  2,000
Central Lakes College Small Business Dev. Ctr., Brainerd         Microenterprise Technical Assistance                             3,000
Central Lakes College Small Business Dev. Ctr., Brainerd         Small Business Development and Technical Assistance              5,000
Coordinating Area Resources Effectively (CARE), Brainerd         Strategic Plan Implementation                                    2,000
Crow Wing County                                                 County Comprehensive Plan                                       12,500
Crow Wing County/Round Lake Improv. Assn., Brainerd              On-site Wastewater System Survey                                 5,000
Crow Wing County United Way, Brainerd                            Community Expo                                                     500
Crow Wing County United Way, Brainerd                            Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                   5,000
Crow Wing Lakes and Rivers Alliance, Merrifield                  Portage-Crooked Lake Impr. Assn. Shoreline Lakescaping Demo.     1,100
Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest, Inc., Brainerd          Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                   5,000
Lower South Long Lake Impr. Association                          Septic Inspections/Evaluate Watewater Options                    5,000
Minnesota Lakes Association, Brainerd                            Selected by 2002 Outstanding Envir. Initiative Award Winner      1,000
Pequot Lakes Area Development Organization/Partners 56472        Operation Bootstrap Pilot Project                               25,000
Pequot Lakes School District                                     Early Childhood Coalition                                       15,000
Pequot Lakes School District                                     Youth As Resources                                               7,500
Platte Lake Property Owners Association                          Weed-B-Gone                                                      5,000
Region 5 Development Commission, Staples                         Re-employing Displaced Potlatch Workers                         10,000
University of MN/Nature Conservancy, Cushing                     Student Intern                                                   1,500
FY 2002
1000 Friends of Minnesota, Nisswa                                Voices for the Land                                                225
Brainerd Housing & Redevelopment Authority                       Housing Resource Guide                                           1,000
Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce                          "Living in a Networked World"                                    7,000
Brainerd Public Schools                                          Long Range Planning Studies                                      5,000
Brainerd Public Schools                                          Lowell Community Playground                                      2,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                                  META 5 Displaced Homemakers' Program                             6,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                                  Tourism Impact Project                                           1,200
Central Lakes College Small Business Dev. Ctr., Brainerd         Micro-enterprise Technical Assistance                            7,500
Central Lakes College Small Business Dev. Ctr., Brainerd         Small Business Technical Assistance                              4,900
Central MN Housing Prtnrshp./Partners 56472, Pequot Lakes        Operation Bootstrap Planning                                     5,000
City of Baxter                                                   Central Lakes Area Wastewater Partnership                       10,000
City of Brainerd                                                 Comprehensive Plan                                               5,000
City of Brainerd                                                 Crow Wing County Rural Transit                                   2,000
City of Crosby                                                   Skate Board Park                                                 6,500
City of Crosslake                                                Healthy Communities Partnership Training                        10,000
City of Pequot Lakes                                             Sibley Lake Association                                          5,000
Community Action Council of Crow Wing Co.                        Youth As Resources Program Support                               7,500
Coordinating Area Resources Effectively (CARE)                   Strategic Plan                                                   2,000
Crisis Line & Referral Service, Brainerd                         Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                   5,000
Crow Wing Lakes & Rivers Alliance, Nisswa                        Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                   5,000
Cullen Lakes Association, Nisswa                                 Cullen Lakes Chain Water Quality Assessment                      1,000
Cullen Lakes Association, Nisswa                                 Septic Compliance Inspections                                    5,000
Kinship Partners, Inc., Brainerd                                 Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                   5,000
Lutheran Social Services of MN, Brainerd                         Intergenerational Service                                       20,000
Lutheran Social Services of MN, Brainerd                         "Youth and Adults….Pulling Our Weight"                           3,000
Minnesota Lakes Association, Brainerd                            Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)                   5,000


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Northland Arboretum, Brainerd   Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)   5,000




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ORGANIZATION NAME                                          PROJECT TITLE                                         AMOUNT
Paul Bunyan Nature Learning Center, Brainerd               Strategic Plan                                          $2,000
Pequot Lakes Area Development Organization                 Pequot Lakes Business Expo                               1,900
Pequot Lakes School District                               Eclipse Teen Center Community Development               10,000
Pine River Watershed Protection Foundation, Pequot Lakes   Healthy Organizations Partnership (Multi-year)           5,000
Sibley Lake Association, Pequot Lakes                      Water Quality Monitoring                                   480
Southeast Brainerd Residents' Association                  Selected by 2001 Outstanding Volunteer Award Winner      1,000
FY 2001
American National Red Cross, Brainerd                      Disaster Relief                                          5,000
Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce                    Technology Assessment & Forum                           10,000
Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce                    www.explorebrainerdlakes.com                            10,000
Brainerd Lakes Area Development Corporation                NDC Training & Certification                             1,000
Brainerd Public Schools                                    Julie Thorpe Cote Community Children's Library          10,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                            Civility 2000/Broadcast of Public Meeting                4,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                            FastTrac Manufacturing Program                           4,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                            Punch Press Operator Leader Work Sills Assessment        7,250
City of Garrison                                           Garrison Community Park                                  2,500
Crow Wing County                                           Healthy Lakes Program                                   20,000
Crow Wing County Parent Mentor Program                     Activities Support                                       7,000
Crow Wing County United Way                                Tornado Relief Fund                                      5,000
Crow Wing Lakes and Rivers Alliance, Merrifield            Lake Management Plan Implementation                      5,000
Crow Wing Lakes and Rivers Alliance, Merrifield            Portage-Crooked Lake Water Quality Testing               1,000
Cuyuna Range Economic Development, Inc., Crosby            Cuyuna Range Technology Center                           5,000
Cuyuna Range Economic Development, Inc., Crosby            Neighborhood Reinvestment Training Institute               500
Cuyuna Range Economic Development, Inc., Crosby            Planning for Tourism                                    10,000
Development Corporation for Children                       Business Partnership for Children                        3,600
Lake Hubert Conservation Association, Nisswa               Lake Management Plan Implementation                      4,500
Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity, Brainerd                  Disaster Recovery                                        2,000
Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity, Brainerd                  Staff Expansion                                         15,000
Lutheran Social Services, Brainerd                         Youth Internship Program Outreach                       25,000
Thirty Lakes Watershed District, Brainerd                  Lake Flow Analysis                                       4,500
University of MN Extension Service, Crow Wing Co.          Outdoor Corps Student Environmental Services            10,000
University of MN Extension Service, Crow Wing Co.          Youth Marketing Agricultural Products (YouthMAP)         5,000
FY 2000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                            Consultation/Collaboration Project                       4,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                            Electronic Commerce 101 Workshop                         5,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                            Project Achieve                                         20,000
Central Lakes College, Brainerd                            Radon and the Community                                  1,500
City of Deerwood                                           Comprehensive Planning & Ordinance Update                2,500
City of Nisswa                                             Planning & Zoning Ordinance Rewrite                      9,000
City of Riverton                                           Ordinance & Comprehensive Plan Update/Revision           2,000
Community Action Council of Crow Wing Co.                  Energizing Our Dreams, Mobilizing Our Gifts              5,000
Community Action Council of Crow Wing Co.                  Youth As Resources                                      15,000
Crow Wing County Social Services                           Guardian/Conservator Training Program                    4,700
Crow Wing Lakes and Rivers Alliance                        Healthy Lakes Program                                   20,000
Cuyuna Range Economic Development, Inc.                    Cuyuna Range Senior Housing Study                        3,500
Kinship Partners, Inc., Brainerd                           Mentor Expansion Program                                37,000
Mid-Minnesota Women's Center, Inc., Brainerd               Alex and Brandon Child Safety Center                    30,000
North Long Lake Association                                Project 2000 (Septic Inspections)                        5,000
Pequot Lakes Area Development Organization                 Access Minnesota Mainstreet                              1,300
Pequot Lakes School District                               Teen Center                                             35,000
Pequot Lakes School District                               Teen Center Food Service                                 7,500
PORT of Crow Wing County, Inc. Brainerd                    Families in Transition                                  30,000
Public School Incentives/Friends of Roger Lake             Roger Lake Water Quality Assessment                      1,000
Whitefish Area Property Owners Association, Crosslake      Whitefish Lakes Chain Diagnostic Study                   2,500
FY 1999
Associated Contract Loggers, Inc.                          Log A Load for Kids                                      2,000
Brainerd Lakes Area Development Corporation                Brainerd/Baxter Railroad Corridor                       15,000
Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce                         Workforce Dev. Partnership - Manufacturing Cluster       5,000
Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce                         Economic Impact of Environmental Quality                 5,000
Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce                         "Leadership, The Lakes Area"                             5,000
City of Baxter                                             Healthy Community Partnership                           10,000
City of Crosslake                                          Planning for a Community Library                         5,000
City of Crosslake                                          Planning for Water/Sewer Systems                         5,000
City of Emily                                              Healthy Community Partnership                           10,000
City of Ironton                                            Comprehensive Plan                                       2,500
City of Manhattan Beach                                    Community Planning Training                              2,000
Community Action Council of Crow Wing Co.                  Community Investment Partnership                         2,000
Crosby Area Chamber of Commerce                            Marketing Planning                                       5,000


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Crow Wing County Historical Society   "Old Crow Wing" Booklet   2,000




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ORGANIZATION NAME                                 PROJECT TITLE                                      AMOUNT
Crow Wing County Social Services                  Dave Pelzer Child Abuse Education                    $3,000
Crow Wing County United Way                       Computer Training                                       600
Hallett Community Center Foundation               Cuyuna Range Community Center                        20,000
Lutheran Social Services - Baxter Youth Shelter   Brainerd Lakes Area Safe Night, USA                   2,000
Pequot Lakes Area Development Organization        Paul Bunyan Scenic Byway                              2,500
Pequot Lakes School District                      Healthy Community Partnership                        10,000
Precious Years Learning Center                    Start-up Costs                                        6,000
FY 1998
Brainerd Rotary Club                              Peer Meditation                                       5,000
City of Nisswa                                    Community Housing Plan                                2,500
City of Nisswa                                    Community Action Initiative                          10,000
Community Action Council of Crow Wing Co.         Forming a Non-Profit Organization                     2,000
Northern Pines Mental Health Center               Family Abuse Program Expansion                        5,000
FY 1997
Brainerd School District                          Deaf Club Event                                        $500
Central Lakes College                             Central Lakes Area-Wide Planning                      9,500
Central Lakes College SBDC                        Business Marketing, Research and Analysis            10,000
Central Lakes College SBDC                        Natural Resource Based Business Assistance           35,000
City of Breezy Point                              Comprehensive Plan and Community Visioning           10,000
Crow Wing County Social Services                  Service Integration for Children and Families        10,000
Cuyuna Range Economic Development, Inc.           Crow Wing County Housing Survey                       2,500
Mississippi Horizons Schools                      Community-Based Learning                              2,500
Northern Pines Mental Health Center               Crisis Response Specialist Team                      10,000
Pequot Lakes Housing Redev. Auth.                 Comprehensive Housing Study                           2,500
PORT Group Homes, Brainerd                        Family Training Component                            10,000
Sibley Township Board Of Supervisors              Township and County Joint Land Use Plan               1,000
St. Mathias Township                              Comprehensive Plan                                    1,000
FY 1996
Central Lakes College                             Manufacturing Technology High Skills Project          9,600
City of Crosslake                                 Comprehensive Plan Revision                           1,000
City of Manhattan Beach                           Comprehensive Land Use Planning                       1,000
Irondale Township                                 Planning & Zoning                                     1,000
Kinship Partners, Inc.                            Northern Expansion                                    7,500
Lutheran Social Services of MN                    Baxter Shelter                                        5,000
MN Association Township                           Planning for Unorganized Territory                    2,500
Sexual Assault Services, Brainerd                 Prevention Services for Young Children               10,000
FY 1995
Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce                Technology Feasibility Study                          1,000
Brainerd Small Business Development Center        Women's Financial Information Program                 1,500
City of Breezy Point                              Land Use Planning                                     1,000
City of Nisswa                                    Comprehensive Land Use Plan Update                    1,000
City of Riverton                                  Comprehensive Land Use Plan Update                    1,000
Crow Wing County Child Protection Team            Child Abuse Prevention                                  250
Crow Wing County Social Services                  Mother Mentor                                         5,000
Emily Community Learning Center, Inc.             Family Opportunities                                 10,000
Irondale Township                                 Comprehensive Zoning Plan                             1,000
Kinship Partners, Inc.                            Northern Expansion                                   10,000
Lake Edward Township                              Survey for Crow Wing County Planning & Zoning           600
Parents Anonymous-Brainerd                        Teens Helping Teens                                   5,000
PORT Group Homes, Brainerd                        Development/Pilot Program for Children 5-11           2,500
Sexual Assault Services, Brainerd                 Prevention Ed./School Age/Adolescents Children        8,700
FY 1994
Brainerd Habitat for Humanity                     Long Range Planning                                   2,500
Brainerd Lakes Area Community Action              Community Clearing House/Community Events             2,500
City of Pequot Lakes                              Establishment of an Area Development Corporation      1,000
Lutheran Social Services of MN                    Consumer Credit Counseling                            5,000
FY 1993
Brainerd Crow Wing County Regional                Economic Impact Study                                 2,500
Brainerd Lakes Area Development Corporation       Educational & Informational Workshop                  1,500
Brainerd Lakes Chamber of Commerce                Cultural Diversity                                   10,000
City of Brainerd                                  Brainerd/Baxter Clean-up Blitz                        1,000
City of Garrison                                  Development of Base Map Land Zoning                   1,000
City of Nisswa                                    Planning Facilities/Parking Paul Bunyan Trail         1,000
City of Riverton                                  Digital Base Map System                               1,000
Crosby Ironton Schools                            Establish Local Business Operated by Students         2,500
Crow Wing County                                  MN Lake Advocate Program                              7,500
Deerwood Township                                 Comprehensive Zoning Plan                             1,000
Lake Edward Township                              Planning for Lake Access Improvements                 1,000


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Mission Township   Long Range Planning   1,000




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ORGANIZATION NAME                                                 PROJECT TITLE                                                         AMOUNT
Pelican Township                                                  Pelican Beach Access                                                    $1,000
Village Family Services Center Brainerd                           Consumer Credit Counseling                                               8,000
FY 1992
Bay Lake Township                                                 Development Planning & Zoning                                            1,000
Brainerd Habitat for Humanity                                     Affordable Housing Study                                                 2,500
Brainerd Lakes Area Development Corporation                       Cooperative Job Creation Project                                         1,000
Brainerd/Staples Technical College                                Training for Home Health Care                                            3,000
City of Emily                                                     Emily Community Planning                                                20,000
City of Garrison                                                  Comprehensive Planning & Zoning                                          1,000
Crow Wing Township                                                Comprehensive Planning & Industrial Development                          1,000
Land of Lakes Girl Scouts                                         Brainerd Area Teen Outreach                                              7,500
FY 1991
Brainerd/Staples Technical College                                Community Planning                                                       1,600
Child Care Mini Grants                                            Eight Individual Awards                                                  2,797
City of Jenkins                                                   Community Planning                                                       1,000
Crow Wing County                                                  Mother Mentor                                                            8,387
Crow Wing Township                                                Community Planning                                                       1,000
Women's Center of Mid-MN                                          Community Based Program                                                 35,000
FY 1990
Brainerd Family YMCA                                              Day Care Center                                                          4,500
Brainerd Technical College                                        Minnesota Marketplace Import Substitution                               10,099
Brainerd Technical College                                        Child Care Classes                                                       5,500
City of Ironton                                                   Community Planning                                                       1,000
Crow Wing Concerned Citizens                                      Farmers Market                                                             500
Paul Bunyan Arboretum                                             Compost Demonstration                                                    1,000
Rainbow Day Care Center                                           Facility Improvements                                                    6,109
Salvation Army                                                    Emergency Homeless Services                                              7,122
FY 1989
Brainerd Community College                                        Rosenmeier Center for State/Local Government                            35,000
Brainerd School District                                          Rural MN in the World                                                   37,630
Brainerd Small Business Development Center                        Inventors Assistance                                                     1,500
Croft Mine Historical Park                                        Interpretive Education                                                   9,800
MN Environmental Education Board                                  Environmental Education Curriculum                                      19,500
Pilot Parents of Minnesota                                        Peer Support                                                            15,000
Women's Center of Mid-MN                                          Comprehensive Financial Planning                                         4,500
FY 1988
Brainerd Community College                                        META 5 Displaced Homemakers                                             39,000
Brainerd Housing Redevelopment Authority                          In-House Tenant Services                                                10,650
Brainerd Lakes Area Development Corporation                       Fact Book Production                                                     7,500
Brainerd Technical College                                        Assessing Exports/Counseling Support                                    30,900
Brainerd Technical College                                        Small Business Development Center                                       35,000
CARE of Crow Wing County                                          24-Hour Crisis Info. & Referral Service                                 12,000
Crow Wing County                                                  Co-Composting Papermill Sludge                                           5,000
Crow Wing County Health Services                                  Cholesterol Reduction                                                   20,000
Cullen Lakes Property Owners                                      Water Quality & Lake Shore Management                                    4,800
Heartland Education Consortium                                    Telecommunications Planning                                             20,000
Mission Township                                                  Recreation Area                                                          7,000
MN Environmental Education Board                                  Crow Wing County Household Hazardous Waste                               5,000
PORT of Crow Wing County                                          Break Free Chemical Dependency                                          22,000
Women's Center of Mid-MN                                          Date/Acquaintance Rape                                                  15,500
FY 1987
Brainerd Community Action                                         Marketing Program for Rural Agriculture                                  3,000
Cuyuna Range Economic Development, Inc.                           Leadership Incentive                                                     5,000
Cuyuna Range Economic Development, Inc.                           STAND                                                                   10,000
Rural MN CEP, Inc.                                                Region Five School to Work Program                                      15,000
Volunteers in Partnership                                         Volunteer Development                                                   16,000

                                                                                                        TOTAL GRANTS (310):          $1,964,649

* Denotes awards made by the Anderson Brothers Family Fund, a component fund of the Initiative Foundation.
MULTI-COUNTY PROJECTS …

ORGANIZATION/PROJECT TITLE                                        COUNTIES SERVED                                                  GRANT AMOUNT
FY 2006
AccountAbility Minnesota, St. Paul;                               Cass, Crow Wing, Mille Lacs, Morrison                                    5,000
 Expansion of Free Taxpayer Services
Best Prep, Minneapolis;                                           Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,           2,000
 MN Business Ventures Camp for Youth                              Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright

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ORGANIZATION/PROJECT TITLE                                      COUNTIES SERVED                                                  AMOUNT
Cass County Environmental Services, Walker;                     Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     $4,000
 Conservation Design Workshop                                   Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Center for Rural Policy and Development, St. Peter;             Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      1,500
 Rural Minnesota Journal Publication                            Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Central MN Housing Partnership, St. Cloud;                      Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     60,000
 Central MN Affordable Housing Development                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Central MN Housing Partnership, St. Cloud;                      Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,000
Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls; Peace Camp                  Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                             1,000
Greater Minnesota Housing Fund, St. Paul;                       Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,500
 Green By Design Conference                                     Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Horizon Health, Pierz;                                         Cass, Crow Wing, Isanti, Mille Lacs, Morrison,                       5,000
 North Central Faith In Action Alliance Projec                 Sherburne, Todd, Wadena
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe; 3rd Annual Business Develop. Summit Crow Wing, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Pine                       1,000
Minneapolis Foundation, The;                                    Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,500
 2006 Season of Minnesota Meeting                               Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Minnesota Association for Volunteer Administration;             Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     10,000
 Volunteer Resources Leadership: Capacity Building              Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Minnesota Council On Foundations, Minneapolis;                  Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      1,667
 MCF/MCN Joint Conference Sponsorship                           Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Minnesota Father & Families Network, Minneapolis;               Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      4,500
Minnesota Rural Partners, St. Paul;                             Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      6,000
  Energizing Community Entrepreneurship Conferece               Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Minnesota Technology, Minneapolis;                              Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     10,000
 Supply Chain Development for Plastic Injection Molders         Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Mounted Eagles, Inc., Brainerd; "Riderships"                    Cass, Crow Wing, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Todd                         5,000
Northern Pines Mental Health Center, Brainerd;                  Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                             5,000
 Fostering Healthy Development of Children, Youth & Families
Northland Foundation, Duluth;                                   Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,       833
 Independent Sector Conference                                  Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Otter Tail-Wadena CAC/Region 5 Child Care Resource & Referral   Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison                                           4,000
Region Five Development Commission, Staples;                    Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                             7,500
 Enterprise Network System Analysis
Rise, Inc. - Central MN Works, St. Cloud;                       Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     10,000
  Self-Employment and Microenterprise Associates                Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Rural Renewable Energy Alliance, Backus;                        Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     10,000
 Solar Heat for Low-Income Households in Central MN             Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
United Cerebral Palsy of Central Minnesota;                     Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,000
 Reason for Hope Retrea                                         Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
University of Minnesota, Staples;                               Cass, Crow Wing, Todd, Wadena                                       5,000
 Local Food: Producer Markets and Education
Works In Progress, Inc., Sauk Rapids;                           Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      1,000
FY 2005
All Parks Alliance For Change, St. Paul                         Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      8,000
  Central MN Mfd Housing Preservation & Security Program        Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Battered Women's Legal Advocacy Project, Inc., Minneapolis;     Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,000
  New Laws Training - Princeton                                 Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Best Prep, Minneapolis; MN Business Ventures                    Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,000
  Camp for Youth                                                Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Briding, Inc., Bloomington; St. Cloud Area Start-up             Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     10,000
                                                                Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Cass County; Healthy Lakes & Rivers Partnership Training        Cass, Crow Wing                                                    20,000
Central Lakes College, Staples;                                 Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                             1,000
 2005 Conference on Aging in Region 5
Central MN Housing Partnership;                                 Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     50,000
  Central MN Affordable Housing Development                     Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Housing & Redevelopment Authority of St. Cloud;                 Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     25,000
  The Science Initiative of Central Minnesota                   Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Hugh O'Brien Youth Leadership; Leadership Seminar               Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      1,000
  Scholarships (6) to Area Youth                                Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Region Five Development Commission, Staples;                    Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                              500
  Eco. Dev. Finanical Professional Certification
Junior Achievement of the Upper Midwest;                        Benton, Crow Wing, Stearns                                          5,000
  K-12 Junior Achievement in St. Cloud - Brainerd Areas
Let's Go Fishing of MN, Willmar; New Chapters Start-up          Benton, Crow Wing, Stearns                                         10,000
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe; 2004 Business Development            Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,500
  Summit: Partners in Profit                                    Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Minnesota Father & Families Network, Minneapolis;               Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,       500
  Fatherhood & Familiy Services Summit--Central Minnesota       Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright



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Minnesota Rural Partners, St. Paul;         Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,   5,000
 2005 Minnesota Rural Summit-Collegeville   Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright




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                                                                                                                                        GRANT
ORGANIZATION/PROJECT TITLE                                            COUNTIES SERVED                                                  AMOUNT
Minnesota Technology, Inc., Minneapolis;                              Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,    $10,000
 Lean Mfg. Training for Workforce                                     Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Minnesota Technology, Inc., Minneapolis;                              Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      6,250
 Synchronous Flow Assistance to Manufacturers                         Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Northern Pines Mental Health Center, Little Falls;                    Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                             1,000
 Self Managing Teams Training
Sustainable Farming Association of MN;                                Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd                                     1,500
 Windy River Renewable Energy & Sustainable Agric. Fair
The Minneapolis Foundation; Minnesota Meeting Webcasts                Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,000
                                                                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
The Water Foundation, Brainerd; Sustainable Agriculture               Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd                                           1,000
  Fair Sponsorship
Tri-County Community Action, Inc., Little Falls; "Understanding the   Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd                                            850
  the Framework" Poverty Training
United Migrant Opportunity Services, Inc.;                            Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      3,000
  El Pueblo Hispano Conf. - Central MN Residents                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Works In Progress, Sauk Rapids;                                       Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      1,000
  Women & Business Conference 2005                                    Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
FY 2004
1000 Friends of Minnesota, St. Paul;                                  Cass, Crow Wing                                                     1,000
  Brainerd Lakes Area Conservation Collaborative
Central MN Housing Partnership;                                       Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     50,000
  Central MN Affordable Housing Development                           Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Communities Investing In Families, Taylors Falls;                     Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,       750
  Congregations in Community Conference                               Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Friendship Foundation, Annandale; Strategic Plan Follow-up            Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,       500
                                                                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Friendship Ventures, Annandale; Strategic Plan Follow-up              Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      $500
                                                                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
New Pathways, Inc., Cambridge; Morrison County Interfaith             Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                            10,000
 Hospitality Netowrk
Precious Years Learning Center, Nisswa; Childcare Center              Cass, Crow Wing                                                     5,000

Region 5 Development Commission, Staples;                             Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                              500
  Economic Development Finance Certification Training
Region 5 Development Commission, Staples;                             Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     10,000
  JOBZ Marketing Plan                                                 Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Rivers Council of MN, Sauk Rapids; Conference Sponsorship             Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      3,000
                                                                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
St. Cloud School District 742; "Hidden Rules of Class" Training       Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      5,000
                                                                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Sustainable Farming Association of MN;                                Crow Wing, Stearns, Todd, Wadena                                     500
 Third Annual Windy River Fair in Long Prairie
FY 2003
Central MN Community Foundation, St. Cloud;                           Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      2,000
  BoardSmart Event                                                    Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Central MN Housing Partnership;                                       Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     50,000
  Central MN Affordable Housing Development                           Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Central MN Housing Partnership, St. Cloud;                            Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      1,000
  Strategic Planning & Staff Development                              Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
City of St. Cloud/St. Cloud-Brainerd Joint Effort; AIR21 Project      Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     20,000
                                                                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
MN Lakes Association, Brainerd;                                       Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      1,000
  Selected by 2002 Outstanding Envir. Initiative Award Winner         Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Northeast Entrepreneur Fund, Virginia;                                Cass, Crow Wing, Pine                                               5,000
 Small Business Technical Assistance
Northland Foundation, Duluth;                                         Crow Wing & Isanti                                                   430
  Youth As Resources Training Opportunity
Otter Tail-Wadena Community Action Council, Inc.;                     Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                             4,000
  Dollars and Sense Childcare Training
Rivers Council of Minnesota, Sauk Rapids;                             Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      5,000
  Healthy Organizations Partnership Training (Multi-Year)             Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
St. Cloud State University SBDC, St. Cloud;                           Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      3,000
  Microenterprise Technical Assistance                                Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
University of MN Foundation/University of MN Extension;               Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,     10,000
  Diversity & Inclusion Programing                                    Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Works In Progress, Sauk Rapids;                                       Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,      1,000
  Women and Business Conference 2003                                  Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright



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ORGANIZATION/PROJECT TITLE                                         COUNTIES SERVED                                                           AMOUNT
FY 2002
Cass County/Cass County Education Partnership;                     Cass, Crow Wing                                                                $5,000
Central Minnesota Housing Partnership, St. Cloud;                  Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                 50,000
  Affordable Housing Development                                   Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
East Central Regional Development Commission, Mora;                Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                 25,000
  Regional GIS Program Operating Support                           Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Northeast Entrepreneur Fund, Virginia;                             Cass, Crow Wing, Pine                                                          10,000
  Microenterprise Business Technical Assistance
Northern Pines Mental Health Center, Little Falls;                 Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                                         2,000
  Strategic Planning
Pine Technical College, Pine City;                                 Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                  1,500
  Women in Technology Conference                                   Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Rivers Council of Minnesota, Sauk Rapids;                          Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                  4,000
  MN Lakes Association Conference Sponsorship                      Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
St. Cloud State University Center for Community Studies;           Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                  5,000
  Rural Clinic Outreach                                            Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
St. Michael's Hospital Foundation, Sauk Centre/Stearns-Benton      Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                  5,000
  Medical Society; Central MN Health Information Network           Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Sustainable Farming Association of MN;                             Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd                                                       1,500
The People Connection, Fosston;                                    Cass, Crow Wing, Todd, Wadena                                                   9,000
  Heart of the Pines Marketplace
Works In Progress, Sauk Rapids;                                    Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                  1,000
  Women and Business Conference 2002                               Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
FY 2001
Brainerd Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce;                           Cass, Crow Wing, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Todd                                    10,000
  Technology Assessment & Forum
Central Lakes College, Brainerd;                                   Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison                                                       4,000
  Civility 2000/Broadcast of Public Meetings
Central Lakes College SBDC, Brainerd;                              Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                  5,000
  Business Technical Assistance for Women and Minorities           Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Central MN Community Foundation, St. Cloud;                        Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                 10,000
  Stephen Covey Event                                              Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Central MN Housing Partnership;                                    Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                 50,000
  Affordable Housing Project Development                           Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
East Central Regional Development Commission, Mora;                Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                 10,000
  NTI Technology Business Recruitment                              Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Institute for MN Archaeology, St. Paul; Great River/Great People   Crow Wing, Morrison                                                             5,000
Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity, Brainerd; Staff Expansion         Cass, Crow Wing, Mille Lacs                                                    15,000
Land of Lakes Girl Scout Council, Waite Park;                      Benton, Cass, Crow Wing, Kanabec, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Stearns,                1,000
  WINGS "Strength in Sharing" Conference                           Todd, Wadena, Wright
Minnesota Lakes Association; Conference Support                    Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                  1,000
                                                                   Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
MN Childcare Resource & Referral Network, St. Paul;                Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                 10,000
  TEACH (Teacher Education & Compensation Helps)                   Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Region Five Development Commission, Staples;                       Cass, Crow Wing, Todd, Wadena                                                  25,000
  Interfaith Caregivers
Region Five Development Commission, Staples;                       Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, Wadena                                        25,000
  Regional GIS Program
St. Cloud Area Housing & Redevelopment Authority;                  Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                 25,000
  Regional Labor Force Assessment                                  Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
Sustainable Farming Association of MN;                             Benton, Cass, Chisago, Crow Wing, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs,                  2,000
  Database and Membership Survey                                   Morrison, Pine, Sherburne, Stearns, Todd, Wadena, Wright
                                                                                TOTAL MULTI-COUNTY PROJECTS (101): $771,780

EXAMPLES OF LOANS AWARDED …

BUSINESS NAME                                                      BUSINESS TYPE                                                      LOAN TYPE
FY 2006
MicroNet, Inc., Baxter                                             Technology Consulting and Networking Business                      Expansion
Pequot Automotive, Inc.                                            Automotive Service & Repair                                        Expansion
 (Wells Fargo Bank of Brainerd)
Precision Waterjet Concepts, Pequot Lakes                          Custom Waterjet Cutting and Machining                              Expansion
 (Midwest Bank)
Topline Appliance, Inc., Baxter                                    High-End Appliance Retailer                                        Expansion
  (American National Bank of MN)
Topline Appliance, Inc., Baxter                                    High-End Appliance Retailer                                        Expansion
  (American National Bank of MN)
FY 2005
A Piece of the Woods, Inc., Nisswa                                 Logging Education/Info.                                            Start-up

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Commander Products, LLC, Deerwood                Remote Control Boatlift Systems                    Expansion
Crosby Bakery, LLC                               Bakery                                             Start-up
  (Mid-MN Federal Credit Union, Brainerd)
Cycle Path & Paddle, LLC, Crosby                 Retail Sales & Rentals of Bikes, Canoes & Kayaks   Start-up
  (Mid-MN Federal Credit Union, Brainerd)
Divine Café & Book Store, Pequot Lakes           Café & Christian Gift & Book Store                 Expansion
Dust Buster Sandblasting, Crosby                 Sandblasting Services                              Expansion
  (Mid-MN Federal Credit Union, Brainerd)
Nisswa Chiropractic PA                           Chiropractic Center                                Expansion
  (Brainerd Savings & Loan Association)
North Country Mailing & Fullfillment, Brainerd   Binding & Mail Processing Facility                 Expansion
  (Peoples National Bank of Brainerd)
Spielman Repair Center, Pequot Lakes             Automotive Service & Repair                        Expansion

FY 2004
Audio Systems & Communications, Brainerd         Audio, Lighting and Systems Contractors            Start-up
   (Deerwood Bank)
Crow Wing Food Co-op, Brainerd                   Retail Sales of Natural Health Foods               Expansion
   (Mid-MN Federal Credit Union, Brainerd)
Gull Lake Sandblasting, Baxter                   Sandblasting                                       Expansion
   (American National Bank of MN)
Justin Billman, Nisswa                           Welding & Machining                                Start-up
   (American National Bank of MN)
Lake Shore Dock Service, Baxter                  Dock & Boat Lift Installation and Removal          Expansion
   (American National Bank of MN)
Lehman Motorsports, LLC, Merrifield              Power Sports Dealership                            Start-up
   (Mid-MN Federal Credit Union, Brainerd)
New Earth Technologies, Brainerd                 Distributor of Plastic & Rubber Molded Parts       Expansion
   (Bremer Bank, Brainerd)
North Country Mailing & Fullfillment, Brainerd   Binding & Mail Processing Facility                 Expansion
   (Peoples National Bank of Brainerd)
Paul Bunyan Land LLC, Brainerd                   Amusement Park                                     Expansion
   (Deerwood Bank)
Step & Go Child Care Center, Brainerd            Child Care Center                                  Expansion
   (Peoples National Bank of Brainerd)
FY 2003
I Like It Like That, Pequot Lakes                Internet Service Provider                          Expansion
    (Lakes State Bank, Pequot Lakes)
Lake Country Foods & Gas, Emily                  Grocery/Convenience Store                          Expansion
   (Pine River State Bank)
Missota Paper Company, LLC, Brainerd             Paper Mill                                         Start-up
   (Bremer Bank, Brainerd)
P-For, Inc., Fort Ripley                         Machining                                          Expansion
   (Wells Fargo, Brainerd)
Race Graphics, Inc., Deerwood                    Graphic Design                                     Start-up
   (Deerwood Bank)
Spielman Repair Center, Pequot Lakes             Automotive Service & Repair                        Start-up
   (American National Bank of MN, Brainerd)
FY 2002
All Seasons Property Care, Brainerd              Property Care Service                              Start-up
   (American National Bank of MN, Brainerd)
Lakes Area Mailing, Inc., Brainerd               Mailing Service                                    Start-up
   (Wells Fargo, Brainerd)
James Spartz
Kinzie Candles
Kinzie Candles
Liberty Tool of MN, Brainerd                     Manufacturing                                      Start-up
   (Lakes State Bank, Pequot Lakes)
Lindar Corporation, Baxter                       Plastic Thermoforming Mfg.                         Expansion
    (Wells Fargo - Brainerd)
Northeast Entrepreneur Fund, Virginia            Microenterprise Business Technical Assistance      Start-up
Northern Skies Air Duct, Breezy Point            Duct, Register and Furnace Cleaning                Start-up
   (American National Bank of MN, Brainerd)
Precision Waterjet Concepts, Merrifield          Custom Part Processing                             Start-up
   (The Lake Bank - Two Harbors)
Prestige Plating & Company, Brainerd             Manufacturing                                      Start-up
   (MN Power, Duluth)
The Baker's Cabin, LLC, Breezy Poing             Bakery/Gourmet Coffee House                        Start-up
   (American National Bank of MN, Baxter)


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WavWirelessWeb, Inc., Baxter                     Wireless Internet Access                   Expansion
   (American National Bank of MN, Brainerd)
World on Wheels Skate Center, Brainerd           Skating Entertainment Center               Start-up
   (Wells Fargo, Brainerd)
FY 2001
Kinzie Candles                                   Manufacturing                              Expansion
Spartz, James, Brainerd                          Concore Homes                              SEED Investment
Pro Paint Supply, Inc., Baxter                   Paint Supply Store                         Start-up
   (CreditAmerica Savings, Brainerd)
FY 2000
Helping You Hear, Brainerd                       Certified Audiologist                      Expansion
   (Bremer Bank - Brainerd)
Pequot Lakes Animal Hospital                     Animal Hospital                            Start-up
   (Lakes State Bank, Pequot Lakes)
T&D Enterprises, Inc., Pequot Lakes              Manufacturing & Sales of Amusement Games   Expansion
    (Lakes State Bank, Pequot Lakes)
FY 1999
Emily Lawn                                       Sales & Service of Lawn Equip.             Start-up
    (Credit America Savings - Brainerd)
I Like It Like That, Pequot Lakes                Internet Consulting                        Expansion
    (Norwest Bank MN South, NA)
Kevin's Auto, Crosby                             Auto Repair Service                        Expansion
    (First National Bank of Deerwood)
Kids Korner, Pequot Lakes                        Daycare Center                             Start-up
   (Norwest Bank North Country, Brainerd)
Lake Country Crafts and Cones, Pequot Lakes      Retail Store                               Expansion
    (Lakes State Bank, Pequot Lakes)
Sheela's Shanty, Pequot Lakes                    Restaurant                                 Start-up
    (Lakes State Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Spartz, James, Brainerd                          Concore Homes                              SEED
                                                                                            Investment
T's Service                                      Lawn Care & Maintenance Service            Expansion
   (Credit America Savings - Brainerd)
Verna Mae's, Brainerd                            Vending                                    Start-up
   (Mid MN Federal Credit Union - Brainerd)
FY 1998
623 Hair & Nail Salon, Brainerd                  Hair & Nail Salon                          Start-up
   (First American Bank, N.A. - Brainerd)
Cascade Computers, Pequot Lakes                  Business Computers & Consulting            Start-up
   (Norwest Bank North Country - Pequot Lakes)
Just Your Style, Emily                           Beauty Salon                               Start-up
   (First National Bank of Crosby)
Kinzie Candles, Pequot Lakes                     Candle Manufacturing                       Expansion
Lindar Corporation, Baxter                       Plastic Thermoforming Mfg.                 Expansion
   (Norwest - Brainerd)
Nordic Inn, Crosby                               Bed and Breakfast                          Start-up
   (First National Bank of Deerwood)
Watt's Electronics, Inc., Jenkins                Prod. of IBM Compatible Computers          Expansion
   (Lakes State Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Whispering Pines Gifts, Nisswa                   Gift Shop                                  Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Wildwood Gifts & Apparel, Pequot Lakes           Clothing & Gift Store                      Start-up
   (Norwest Bank North Country - Brainerd)
FY 1997
Harris, Julie, Pequot Lakes                      Lunch Wagon                                Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Hollis Linehan Plumbing Co., Pequot Lakes        Plumbing Service                           Expansion
    (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
J & T Miniatures, Pequot Lakes                   Collector Boat Manufacturing               Expansion
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
National Carpet Brokers, Pequot Lakes            Retail Carpet                              Expansion
   (Pine River State Bank)
Pine Center Auto, Brainerd                       Auto Repair                                Expansion
   (Woodlands National Bank)
Raph Construction, Fifty Lakes                   Construction                               Expansion
   (Buffalo National Bank)
Studio Exxcel, Brainerd                          Beauty Salon                               Expansion
   (Credit America Savings - Pequot Lakes)
FY 1996


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Lakes Enterprises, Baxter                            Air Purification                   Expansion
   (American National Bank - Brainerd)
Midwest Painting, Brainerd                           Contract Painting                  Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Brainerd)
Pony Ring Services, Pequot Lakes                     Pony Services                      Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Pro Steam, Nisswa                                    Carpet Cleaning                    Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Steve's Pro Shop, Pequot Lakes                       Golf Pro Shop                      Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Timber Bay Designer Buildings, Pequot Lakes          Building Designers                 Start-up
   (Credit America Savings Company - Pequot Lakes)
FY 1995
Admax, Pequot Lakes                                  Advertising Service                Expansion
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Beneville Equestrian, Pequot Lakes                   Boarding/Training/Riding           Start-up
   (Lakes State Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Break Time, East Gull Lake                           Lunch Wagon                        Start-up
   (American National Bank - Brainerd)
Cuyuna Range Alanon, Ironton                         AA Support                         Expansion
   (American National Bank - Brainerd)
Danan Engineering, Brainerd                          Manufacturing Logging Equipment    Start-up
   (Credit America Savings - Brainerd)
Danan Engineering, Ironton                           Manufacturing                      Expansion
   (First National Bank - Deerwood)
Della Robbia, Nisswa                                 Decorative Article Manufacturing   Start-up
   (Lakes State Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Dorothy Haugen, Brainerd                             Bed & Breakfast                    Start-up
   (American National Bank - Brainerd)
Ideal Plumbing, Pequot Lakes                         Plumbing Service                   Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Image Rotomold, Brainerd                             Mold Manufacturing                 Start-up
   (First National Bank - Deerwood)
Lakeland Mold Company, Brainerd                      Mold Manufacturing                 Expansion
   (First National Bank - Deerwood)
Natural Advantage, Pequot Lakes                      Gas Conversions & Service          Start-up
   (Lakes State Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Olson Welding, Brainerd                              Welding Service                    Expansion
   (American National Bank - Brainerd)
Range Printing, Brainerd                             Printing Service                   Expansion
   (American National Bank - Brainerd)
Taste of Seattle, Brainerd                           Coffee Shop                        Start-up
   (First Integrity Bank - Staples)
FY 1994
Austin's Electric Repair, Brainerd                   Repair Service                     Expansion
   (Northern National Bank - Brainerd)
Baker's Inn                                          Lodging                            Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Brainerd)
Caprimax (Isebrand), Brainerd                        Marketing                          Start-up
   (First American Bank - Brainerd)
Confetti Kids, Brainerd                              Clothing Manufacturing             Expansion
   (Nisswa State Bank)
Custom Cuts, Brainerd                                Hair Stylists                      Expansion
   (Credit America Savings - Pequot Lakes)
Custom Service/Design, Brainerd                      Computer Service                   Start-up
   (First American Bank - Brainerd)
Ecolawn, Brainerd                                    Lawn Maintenance                   Start-up
   (Credit America Savings - Brainerd)
IC Manufacturing                                     Manufacturing Trash Can Holders    Start-up
J/D's Lawns & More, Brainerd                         Lawn Maintenance                   Expansion
   (Credit America Savings - Walker)
Pequot Floral, Pequot Lakes                          Floral Shop                        Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Sakakawea Shirt Studio, Pequot Lakes                 Custom Shirt Shop                  Expansion
   (Lakes State Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Sibley Station, Pequot Lakes                         Restaurant                         Start-up
   (Lakes State Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Strawberry Patch Gifts                               Gift Shop                          Start-up
FY 1993


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Admax, Pequot Lakes                                 Advertising Service                                     Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Creative Photography, Crosby                        Photography                                             Expansion
   (First National Bank of Deerwood)
Detail Experts                                      Auto Detailing                                          Start-up
G. Milender Foster Care, Brainerd                   Adult Foster Care                                       Start-up
   (First American Bank - Brainerd)
Kack Drug, Nisswa                                   Drug Store                                              Start-up
   (Northern National Bank - Pequot Lakes)
Kinzie Candles, Pequot Lakes                        Candle Manufacturing                                    Expansion
   (Lakes State Bank - Pequot Lakes)
McKenzie Signs, Brainerd                            Sign Manufacturing                                      Start-up
   (First National Bank - Deerwood)
FY 1992
Gotti Design                                        Tailor Shop                                             Expansion
FY 1991
Lakeland Mold Company, Brainerd                     Mold Manufacturing                                      Expansion
   (First National Bank - Deerwood)
Mint-Esota, Brainerd                                Gourmet Drinks                                          Expansion
   (American National Bank - Brainerd)
FY 1990
Acorn Millworks, Deerwood                           Wood Products                                           Start-up
   (Security State Bank of Aitkin)
Brainerd Helicopter Service, Brainerd               Helicopter                                              Expansion
   (First American Bank - Brainerd)
Capri Plastics, Brainerd                            Plastics Manufacturing                                  Expansion
   (First American Bank - Brainerd)
Garrison Animal Hospital, Garrison                  Veterinarian                                            Start-up
   (First American Bank - Deerwood)
Golden Oaks Graphics, Pequot Lakes                  Graphics                                                Start-up
   (Credit America Savings - Pequot Lakes)
Ideal Cleaning, Brainerd                            Cleaning Service                                        Start-up
   (Tri-County CAP)
Lone Loon Trading Post, Deerwood                    Gift Shop                                               Expansion
   (First National Bank - Deerwood)
Tempting Foods                                      Frozen Foods                                            Start-up
FY 1989
Brainerd Outdoor Sports, Brainerd                   Aluminum Product Manufacturing                          Expansion
   (Credit America Savings - St. Cloud)
Garrison Service Center, Garrison                   Auto Repair                                             Start-up
   (First American Bank - Deerwood)
LCL Electronics, Brainerd                           Circuit Board Manufacturing                             Expansion
   (First American Bank - Brainerd)
Lost Lake Lodge, Lake Shore                         Resort                                                  Expansion
   (Nisswa State Bank)
Pelican Carriage                                    Carriage Rides                                          Start-up
Ski Gull                                            Recreation                                              Expansion
Stevens Accounting, Brainerd                        Accounting Service                                      Expansion
Wizards World of Magic                              Magic Supplies                                          Start-up
FY 1988
Bar Harbor Food, Lake Shore                         Food Manufacturing                                      Start-up
   (First American Bank - Brainerd)
Lakeland Mold Company, Brainerd                     Mold Manufacturing                                      Start-up
   (First National Bank - Deerwood)
FY 1987
Diamond Enterprises, Baxter                                                                                 Start-up

                                                                                        TOTAL LOANS (136): $4,597,850
                                                                        Total Business Investment Leveraged: $20,860,544
                                                                               Total Jobs Created or Retained: 1,344

                                         GRAND TOTAL OF GRANTS & LOANS
                                         IN CROW WING COUNTY, $6,562,499




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