Tag: Food Shelf

R&J Agriculture Corner – Commodity Group Donates to REACH

The Norman County Soybean and Corn Growers made a donation of $500 to Rural Enrichment and Counseling Headquarters (REACH) to serve less fortunate families across Norman County this holiday season. Here from Norman County Soybean and Corn Growers President Corey Hanson and Treasurer Dave Swenson and what it means for the group to make this…
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December 13, 2021 0

Falls Hunger Coalition Pop-Up Pantry

Pop-Up PantryFREE FOOD FOR ANYONE IN NEEDDate: July 8th 2021Time: 1 :00pm —2:00pm or until food is goneLocation: Backus Community Center 900 5th st.International Falls, MNPhone Number: 218-283-8020Instructions:Stayin your car at all times and follow signs to enter Food is available to those in need 1 food box per householdCarpooling: Two boxes per vehicle (I…
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July 6, 2021 0


On Wednesday, May 26th, from 1-3pm, we had Pat Porter live at KGHS/KSDM radio in International Falls. The community came out and enjoyed Pat serenading them, hot dogs served free of charge and a drawing for a Weber charcoal grill. There was also a free will donation box that raised $222 for the International Falls…
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May 28, 2021 0

AEOA warns of scam involving Food Shelf

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/8/21) (Minnesota) — The Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency in Virginia is warning Northland residents of the latest scam this week after reports of someone asking for personal information on behalf of a local food shelf. The AEOA reports that April 6th, an individual contacted a client of a local food shelf…
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April 7, 2021 0

Cuyuna Range Food Shelf

The Cuyuna Range Food Shelf is open the second and third Wednesdays of the month from 7 to 9:30 a.m. and by appointment in an emer-gency. The food shelf is located at 302 Cross Avenue North in Crosby. Please call 546-3139 or 546-7444 for an appointment

January 6, 2021 0

Deadline for Operation Round Up Grant is January 10th

(CROW WING COUNTY) Crow Wing Power’s charitable giving program, Operation Round Up, will meet January 28th for the first quarterly meeting. The deadline for applications is Sunday, January 10th. In general, grants are given to individual organizations that help the human health and wellbeing of communities within the three-county area that Crow Wing Power serves.…
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January 2, 2021 0

$10,000 Granted to Emily Food Shelf

(EMILY) Open Your Heart to the Hungry and Homeless granted the Emily Food Shelf with $10,000 to be able to provide a more sanitary and clean environment for food shelf clients, according to a news release. Funding from Open Your Heart will provide the Emily Food Shelf with a new food grade double tub sink.…
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January 2, 2021 0

Two Distribution Days in Place for The Loaves and Fishes Food Shelf

By: Dawson Peterson dawsonrjradio@arvig.net (12/1/20) Fosston, MN — The Loaves and Fishes Food Shelf in Fosston will hold their regular distribution on Wednesday, December 2nd from 12:30 until 3:00 p.m. continuing to follow their drive through format. The food shelf will also be conducting a NAPS only distribution on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00…
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December 1, 2020 0

Good Samaritan Food Shelf in Need of Help Ahead of Holidays

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/18/20) Twin Valley, MN — As we approach the Holidays and the cold weather season, the demand at local food shelves is increasing. The Good Samaritan Food Shelf, located at the St. Williams Catholic Church in Twin Valley, is one of those looking for some assistance so they can adequately help…
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November 18, 2020 0

Helping Hands Food Shelf Staying Well Stocked Thanks to Community Support

By Mark Askelson markkrjb@loretel.net (11/11/20) Mahnomen, MN — The shelves will soon be well stocked at the Helping Hands Food Shelf in downtown Mahnomen thanks to recent contributions from Enbridge Energy and other community partners. Enbridge has now gifted Helping Hands with two $5,000 grants, the first of which helped them purchase a commercial freezer…
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November 11, 2020 0