2015 Annual Banquet Recap and Upcoming Events

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 15:55 -- Anna
Thank you to all of our generous community members and businesses who continually support our events the year. A special thanks to all who sponsored tables at our event in April: Foltz Trucking, Mary Newman, Sellin Brothers, Inc., Arvig, DelRae & Jack Chivers, Cathy Fritz, Sharon Sinclair, Lakeshirts, Mid-North Distributing Co., Shooting Star Casino, Simply Skin 7 Day Clinic, Bell State Bank, Bremer Bank, Essentia Health, Leighton Broadcasting, Midwest Bank, Midwest Printing, Sanford, SJE Rhombus, Tinjum Appraisal Co., and Twice Blessed.
We are also appreciative to those who contributed monetary donations towards facilitating our event: America’s Best Value Inn, Steve & Mary Babb, Tom Berg, Chris & Michelle Feland, Hawley Area Jaycees, Simon & Simon Legal Services, Jeri Thilmony, and Pro Resources. Because of you and all who attended, we had a remarkable evening sharing the philanthropic spirit and supporting our programs and community.

Finally Free 5k!
At LCRC, we strive to provide interesting and engaging events to the community to provide awareness and outreach while raising funds. This year, we are pleased to announce an inaugural event – LCRC’s first 5k Run/Walk to benefit the Lakes Crisis & Resource Center. The “Finally Free 5k” is scheduled to take place on Saturday, September 19th. Registration is only $25 and can be found online here: finallyfree5k.weebly.com
This event is open to individuals and families. Registration includes your participation fee, a t-shirt, water and snacks, eligibility to win door prizes, and lots of fantastic swag! Awards will be given to the fastest male & female finishers as well as to the top 3 finishers in six age categories. Please join us and be a part of the first of what will be an annual event.  Stay up to date by following our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/FinallyFree5k
Various sponsorship levels are available as are opportunities to donate gift bag items for the participants. In addition, we are looking for volunteers to help during the event. For your efforts, you’ll receive an event sweatshirt. If you would like to be a sponsor for the event, please contact Anna at 847-8572 or Alissa at 849-7986.
2015 LCRC Raffle!
Thanks to the generosity of supportive community members, we are able to offer a Raffle for the 2nd year in a row. The lucky 1st prize winner will receive $2,000.00 cash! A medium size Green Egg Grill will be awarded to the 2nd prize winner, while 50 pounds of beef will be given to the winner of the 3rd prize.[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"65","field_deltas":{"3":{}},"link_text":null,"fields":{},"attributes":{"height":154,"width":200,"style":"font-size: 13.0080003738403px; line-height: 1.538em; width: 200px; height: 154px; float: left;","class":"media-image media-element file-media-large","data-delta":"3"}}]]
Tickets are only $10 and can be purchased from any LCRC Staff, Board, or Lakes Area Auction committee member. Only 2,000 tickets were printed, so get yours soon before they are gone! The winners will be drawn at our Lakes Area Auction on August 13th. Join us!