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Organizations receive Round Up funds

Among the organizations and representatives receiving donations of $750 or more via Operation Round Up are, front, Scouts Nick Canfield and Joseph Stachowski, Cub Scouts Pack 58, $1,000; front row, Donna Williams, Hubbard County Lutheran Social Service Senior Nutrition and Meals on Wheels, $1,000; Karen Zwirtz, Park Rapids Area Library, $975; Pat Monson, Park Rapids chapter of Minnesota Darkhouse and Angling Association, $1,000; Scout leaders Carol Stachowski and Keith Canfield; Erika Randall, Kinship, ...

The Itasca-Mantrap Trust Board recently awarded $30,000 in Operation Round Up grants to 48 area organizations, the total now reaching  $184,000 since the program's inception.

Organizations from Hubbard County and Hackensack, Osage, Ponsford and Walker received funds.

Organizations and amounts include Park Rapids Accelerated Readers, $400; Akeley Community Library, $750; Akeley/Nevis Food Shelf, $1,000; Carsonville Volunteer Fire Department, $1,000;

Century Middle School social studies, $500; Century PTA, $500; Children's Theater at Minnesota Folklore Theater, Akeley, $750; Confidence Learning Center, $300; Cub Scouts Pack 58, $1,000;

District 309 Early Childhood Family Education, $500; Family Safety Network of Cass County, $300; Friendship Ventures, $300; Headwaters Animal Shelter, $500; Hubbard County Historical Society, $500;

Hubbard County Housing and Redevelopment Authority, $500; Senior Nutrition and Meals on Wheels, $1,000; Kinship, $1,000; Lake Country Scenic Byway Association, $300; Laurentian Chapter of North Country Trail Association, $500;

Let's Go Fishing with Seniors, $750; Mantrap Valley Conservation Club Auxiliary, $275; Marine Corps League Detachment 1109, $500; Nevis Boy Scout Troop 56, $500; Nevis Fast Break basketball, $500;

Nevis Community Education scholarship fund, $500; Nevis Dollars for Scholars, $1,500; Nevis Football Booster Club, $500; Nevis Spanish and Art Clubs, $500; Nevis track, $500;

Nevis musical theater, $500; North Country Museum of Arts, $500; Northern Light Opera, $300; Northwoods Arts Council, $300; Park Rapids All- School Reunion, $750;

Park Rapids Amateur Hockey Association, $750; Century School laser printer for computer lab, $750, Park Rapids Area Library, $975; Century Elementary media center, $750;

Park Rapids chapter of the Minnesota Dark House and Angling Association, $1,000; Park Rapids Mothers of Preschoolers, $300; Paul Bunyan Archery Club, $500; Pregnancy Resource Center, $500;

Quilts of Valor, $1,000; Red Bridge Film Festival, $500; St. Joseph's Area Health Services Auxiliary, $1,000; Stony Lake Beavers 4-H Club, $500; Nevis Target, $1,000 and Toys for Tots - Antique Tractor and Engine Club, $500.