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Reader Opinion: Ward gives back to community

John Ward will be a strong advocate for children and the Brainerd School District.

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Our father provided us with a strong role model of what service looked like. He has been involved in boards, organizations, church, and the community. Some of the boards John has served terms on are: Good Samaritain Advisory, Sexual Assault Services, Northern Pines Mental Health, Lakes Public Television, and Paul Bunyan Nature Learning Center. In addition to being directly involved in the named boards he has volunteered as an Elks Youth Camp Coordinator and dressed up as Santa for local classrooms, families, and community. Through his example, we have continued his service legacy and are involved in the communities in which we reside. He has provided us with a strong example of how to give back to our communities. John will be a strong advocate for children and the school district. We encourage you to vote to elect him for the Brainerd School Board on Nov. 8.

Amy Aho, Baxter

Eric Ward, Anchorage, Alaska

Ryan Ward, Brainerd

Shannon Wheeler, Pequot Lakes

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