Operation Round Up Donations Distributed
Web posted February 4, 2014
The Crow Wing Power Community Trust Board donated $49,780 to local community programs during their first quarter meeting held in January. Operation Round-Up funds were distributed to the following projects:
$500 to Emily Quilters; $500 to First Lutheran Church Quilters, Little Falls; $1,500 to Mid-Mn. Women's Center, Brainerd; $1,000 to Smile Again Ministries; $1,500 to Confidence Learning Center, Brainerd; $1,680 to Kinship of Morrison County, Little Falls; $34,100 to twelve area food shelves; $2,000 to Eagleview Elementary, Pequot Lakes; $1,000 to Price4Purpose, Pequot Lakes; $500 to Fun Books for Kids, Pequot Lakes; $3,000 to Lakes Area Restorative Justice Program, Brainerd; and $2,500 to Private Cooperative Member Crisis Medical Support.
Operation Round Up is funded by participating members of Crow Wing Power who allow the cooperative to round up their electric bills to the nearest whole dollar. The additional change is pooled and distributed quarterly. Since the program’s inception in late 1996, Round Up has donated more than $2,500,000 to community projects and programs in Cass, Crow Wing and Morrison counties.
The next quarterly meeting is scheduled for April 24, 2014. Grant forms can be obtained by calling Crow Wing Power at 829-2827 or 1-800-648-9401 or at www.cwpower.com. The deadline for grant applications is April 10, 2014.
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