A fund partner of the Southwest Initiative Foundation, the Lake Benton Area Foundation benefits the Lake Benton area in Minnesota.

Mission Statement

To enrich the quality of life for our present and future residents. By providing the opportunity and inspiration to give back to the Lake Benton area, we will utilize the resources we are privileged to have through leadership and stewardship.

Grant total since inception (including grants made for operating expenses): $24,676

Fiscal Year 2013 Grantmaking

Awarded grants totaling $5,000, including:

  • ISD #404 - Lake Benton for the School Readiness Program
  • Lake Benton Opera House, Inc. for the summer musical production of Oliver
  • Lake Benton Public Library for the 2013 summer reading program

Local Contact Information

Lake Benton Area Foundation
PO Box 145
Lake Benton, MN 56149
Telephone: (507) 368-4262
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Board Members

  • Jodi Weber, Chair
  • Vince Robinson, Vice-Chair
  • Margo Sik, Secretary
  • Pamela Veire, Treasurer
  • Carl Burk
  • Janet Kuhn
  • Richard and Mary Middlen
  • Pamela Nibbe
  • Lisa Schardin

Family of Funds

  • Lake Benton Lake Association Fund

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