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Bremer foundation grants are listed


The Otto Bremer Foundation has announced grants totaling $1,743,153

in the Brainerd charter area, which stretches from Pillager to Bemidji

and from Duluth to Brainerd.

Created in 1944, the Otto Bremer

Foundation assists people in achieving full economic, civic and social

participation in and for the betterment of their communities. The

foundation owns 92 percent of Bremer Bank.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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