BRAINERD — The Lakes Area Skatepark Association will be the beneficiary of a Facebook fundraiser through the end of August.
Lakes area resident Jarrod McKinney chose to donate to the nonprofit for his birthday and has committed to matching all Facebook donations up to $10,000 through Aug. 31.
To donate to the fundraiser, visit
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