On behalf of our youngest children and their families, the Crookston Early Childhood Initiative would like to thank the following community businesses, organizations, and individuals for their donation on our mission to support children as they love, learn, and thrive.

On behalf of our youngest children and their families, the Crookston Early Childhood Initiative would like to thank the following community businesses, organizations, and individuals for their donation on our mission to support children as they love, learn, and thrive.


D&D Thomforde’s
Laurie and Dan Wilson
Bernard Lieder           
Francine & Rodd Olson
Dan’s Flying Service, Dan and Sara Geist       
Crookston Fuel Company/Ampride
Christian Brothers Ford       
Anne Rassmusson
Brad and Kari Miller    
Order of Eastern Star, Chapter #134       
Crookston Rotary Club
Odland, Fitzgerald, Reynolds, & Harbott Law   
Crookston Eagles Auxiliary
UMC Early Childhood Club   
Proulx Refridgeration, Heating & Appliance
Crookston Firefighters Association        
Tim and Marlene Dufault
Crookston Knights of Columbus 1216       
Bremer Bank, Crookston
Leah and Chris Winjum       
Tri-Valley Opportunity Council, Inc.
Crookston Welding & Machine           
Altru Clinic, Crookston
Opticare-Crookston Vision Associates       
KROX Radio
Richard Maves           
Crookston Noon Day Lions
Annette Abrams       
Crookston Kiwanis Pioneer 100s
Crookston Building & Rent It Center       
Crookston Women of Today
Gayle and Bob Nelson       
Crookston National Bank
Villa St. Vincent
Crookston Eye Clinic       
Happy Joe’s Pizza of Crookston
Crookston Masonic Lodge #141        
Reese Electric
Jim Bredman           
Widman’s Candy Shop
Scott and Denice Oliver       
John and Jon Vallager
American Crystal Sugar Company        
Tom Lenertz
Ray and Terry Dusek       
Titan Machinery
Mid-Valley Grain       
Halstad Telephone Company
Gina and Grant Gunderson   
RiverView Health
Colleen and Ian MacRae   
HN Quality Plumbing
SunOpta Grain & Foods, Inc.           
LeBlanc Realty
Kari and Dale Trudeau in honor of Evin and Avery Trudeau    
    

Their generous donations helped to support and fund the MOYC events, TACSEI Training for 25 providers/educators, craft supplies for UMC's In The Spirit of Cinco de Mayo, RiverView Health's Reach Out and Read Program, Crookston Early Childhood Summit meetings, and the Early Childhood Resource Directory.  
    

Our sincere thanks.
Gina Gunderson
Local Coordinator
Crookston Early
Childhood Initiative