Otto Bremer Trust awards 151 grants totaling $8.6 million
More than $1.7 million were awarded to organizations.
The Otto Bremer Trust has awarded $8,609,747 in grants as part of its most recent grantmaking cycle.
“With this latest round of grants, we are reminded of the critical need that communities and individuals across the region continue to have as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and its health and economic impacts,” said Charlotte Johnson, Co-CEO and Trustee, Otto Bremer Trust, in a news release.
Local organizations receiving grants include:
The Brainerd Baxter Youth Center, Brainerd, $30,000. For general operations to support at-risk youth as they gather, grow and develop into engaged community members.
Bridges of Hope, Brainerd, $40,000. For general operations to provide basic needs and wraparound support to low-income residents in Crow Wing County.
Community Care N Share Cafe, Emily, $5,000. For general operations to provide meals to low-income residents in Emily and the surrounding area.
Riverview Church, Pine River, $25,000. To provide personal development and community service opportunities to youth in Pine River.