Happy Mother's Day

Gary Cares One  Fund Drive

Serving Norman County, Minnesota

Over $30,000 was donated iagain in 2021.

Results will be published May 2021

Click to download the 2020-2021 form

As is tradition, residents of the county receive slips in the mail or their township representatives deliver them.

Yours should be there or "on the way" - if not, link on the pdf above.

Write checks to to Gary Cares • Mail check and forms to: PO Box 66, Gary, MN 56545

or return it to your township officer or city clerk (except in Halstad - return to fire department)

With questions, call Anne Nalewaja at 218-556-9487

2020-2021 drive, the charity options are as follows.

Click "Link" for more information about each charity


1. Gary Cares Link

    SPECIAL DESIGNATIONS: • Dolly Parton's imaginatioin Library

    • Shock & Awe Youth PhilanthropyGary PinesGary School Repurposing Project

2. Norman County His­torical Society Link

3. Benedictine Living Com­munity of Ada Foun­dation Link

4. 21. REACH Link

5. Norman County East Early Childhood Initiative Fund Link  

6. Twin Valley - Gary Area Foundation Link. 

7. Norman County Developmental activity Center (DAC) Link

8. Wallk By Faith (Equine therapy for children and veterans, located in Fisher, MN) Link

9. Laurel Capistran Murphy Scholarship Fund Link

10. Norman County Sheriff’s Department Canine Unit  (Thor, the drug dog) Link11

11. Norman County Victim Assistance Program Link 

12. Hospice of the Red River Valley Link  

13. Rescue Squad: Please circle or note your choice(s):

      Shelly, Halstad, Perley, Twin Valley, Gary or Hendrum

14.  Fire Departments: Please circle or note your choice(s):

       Ada, Shelly, Halstad, Perley, Borup, Twin Valley, Gary or Hendrum

15. American Heart Asso­ciation-MN Link

16. American Diabetes Assoc­iation-MN  Link

17.  American Red Cross Link

18. Alzheimer’s Association-MN  Link

19. Norman County Deve­lopmental Activity Cen­ter (DAC) Link

20. American Cancer Society-MN Link

21. Arthritis Foundation-MN Link

Click the icon to view our 2019/2020 individual totals by charity and giving by township/city.