Mountain Lake Area Foundation Endowment Fund
Project for Southwest Initiative Foundation

An affiliate of the Southwest Initiative Foundation, the Mountain Lake Area Foundation benefits the Mountain Lake area in Minnesota.

Mission Statement
To promote charitable giving and facilitate the economic and social growth of the community.

Grant total since inception (including grants made for operating expenses): $59,695

Fiscal Year 2017 Grantmaking
Awarded grants totaling $6,185, including:

City of Mountain Lake:

to support Mountain Lake Heritage Christmas

to support the Christmas lighting project

to support the downtown beautification project

Heritage Village Museum for the Christmas at the Village project

ISD #173 - Mountain Lake:

for Mountain Lake pool expenses

to support the Mountain Lake Early Childhood Initiative

Lutheran Social Services to support the Mountain Lake Senior Nutrition meal incentive project

Mountain Lake Bible School to support education on healthy eating

Mountain Lake Christian School for musical instruments and computer upgrades

Mountain Lake Community Food Shelf to support the food shelf  

Local Contact Information

Mountain Lake Area Foundation
PO Box 123
Mountain Lake, MN 56159
Telephone: (507) 427-3028
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Board Members 

Wade Nelson, Chair
Vern Peterson, Vice-Chair
Misty Karschnik, Secretary
Timothy Swoboda, Treasurer
Joyce Bucklin
Sharron Hanson
Brian Harder
Kris Langland
Pat Weir

Family of Funds
• Brad Behrends Memorial Fund
• Harder Family Foundation Fund
• Mountain Lake Area Foundation for Education Fund
• Mountain Lake Area Healthcare Foundation Fund
• Mountain Lake Early Childhood Fund

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