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Child in Need - April 4

Who: Seth, Bryan and Annie are looking for Kinship Partners Mentors

Where: Brainerd Area

Interests: Everything from bike riding and swimming to gardening and playing with animals!

Current number of children waiting for partners: 25 boys; 16 girls

Are you ready to be a mentor to a youngster? These three kindergartners are looking for an adult friend. As some of the youngest kids on our waiting list, any type of a mentoring relationship would be desirable – being matched one-on-one, with a couple or with a whole family.

Seth attends Garfield School. He is happy, active, friendly and talkative. He has a wonderful imagination and his favorite activities include bike riding, baking and tearing things apart! Bryan attends Lowell School. He is happy, active, athletic, friendly, talkative, fun-loving and artistic. His favorite activities include singing, fishing, painting, playing sports and playing board games. Annie attends Riverside School. She is happy, active, athletic, friendly, talkative, fun-loving and artistic. She enjoys bowling, walking, swimming, fishing, baking, singing and dancing.

Kindergartners who are happy and active – what a great combination! If you are ready to become a mentor to one of these little ones, or any of the other kids on our waiting list, please contact us.

For more information about Kinship Partners or any of the children on our waiting list, call (218) 829-4606, (877) 730-5437 or email Visit our website at

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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