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Bemidji benefits from Midco foundation

News Bemidji,Minnesota 56619
Bemidji Pioneer
Bemidji benefits from Midco foundation
Bemidji Minnesota P.O. Box 455 56619

Sioux Falls, S.D. -- The Midcontinent Media Foundation has donated $66,853 in grants to regional nonprofit organizations, including two Bemidji recipients.

The Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department received $1,500 and Northwoods Habitat for Humanity received $1,000.

The Foundation has for 25 years provided support for nonprofit organizations in the communities served by Midcontinent Media Inc. and its affiliates. It has given grants totaling more than $3,000,000 to organizations for more than 1,500 community projects.

The Foundation reviews grant applications in March and September of each year. The next deadline for applications is July 10.

Pioneer staff reports