HEALTHY COMMUNITY GRANTS
Click to download the Healthy Community grant application PDF CWE Healthy Community Grant Application 2018 fillable
January 26, 2018
February 23, 2018
March 27, 2018
When choosing grant applicants we prioritized those who closely followed the Crow Wing Energized Guiding Principles:
- We seek to create and sustain a united approach to improving health and wellness in our community and surrounding area.
- We seek collaboration towards solutions with multiple stakeholders (e.g. schools, worksites, medical center) to improve community engagement and commitment focused on improving community health.
- We seek to prioritize evidence based efforts around greatest community good that can be achieved through our available resources.
Qualifying grants are provided on a first come basis, so we advise partners to apply early.
Click to download frequently asked questions PDF CWE_Grant_FAQ
Connecting community resources is at the heart of the Crow Wing Energized movement. See a list of community resources below. Community Grant applications are now being accepted for 2018 Healthy Schools Community Grants. Download the application in PDF or Microsoft Word.
WORKPLACE WELLNESS GRANTS
Download a list of telephone numbers
Advance Directive FAQ:
Honoring Choices Minnesota Health Care Directives:
Aging with Dignity’s 5 Wishes Advance Directive:
Smoking Cessation Links
Resources in Crow Wing County
Click name of organization, call or click email link for more information.
Alcoholics Anonymous – achieve sobriety
Bridges of Hope – build bridges of support, anchored in Christ’s love, between families and the community assets
Brainerd Lakes Limbs & Things Amputee Group – networking and support for amputees and their families
Camp Vanasek – outdoor youth camp, Whipple Lake, environment
The Center – community resource on aging
Child Care Aware – child care referrals, resources, education
City of Brainerd – Walkable/Bikable City Committee – walk, bike, Brainerd
City of Crosby – Active Living Advisory Group – Crosby, bike, walk
Crisis Line and Referral Service – confidential, non-judgmental 24/7 crisis line for people who need a listening ear, information, referral resources, or crisis mental health intervention 800-462-5525
Crosslake Community School – Wellness Committee – school, staff wellness
Crow Wing County – Crow Wing, services, health, emergency services, children, families, veteran, victims
Crow Wing County Licensed Family Child Care Association – child care, health, safety, education
Crow Wing County Victim Services – support, court related, and financial services for crime victims
Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Crew – Cuyuna Lakes Mountain Bike Trail and the volunteers that maintain them
Early Childhood Coalition – fatherhood, kindergarten transition, safety, healthy eating
Essentia Health – health, wellness, doctor, emergency, mental health
Five Wings Art Council – encourage and promote arts creation, appreciation, and education through grant programs and technical assistance
Infant Feeding Support – 855-710-BABY (855-710-2229) lactation specialists, M-F, 8am – 4:30pm
Kitchigama Regional Library System – Brainerd – public library and learning programs
Kiwanis Club – children, active living, service
Mid MN Womens’ Center – 24-hour emergency shelter for battered women and their children
Minnesota Food Charter – resources for schools, health care, communities, and work places
Northland Arboretum – nature preservation, recreation, education, research
Operation Sandwich – healthy food for children (not during the school year)
Parent Aware – childcare, kindergarten readiness
Paul Bunyan Cyclists – promoting safe and enjoyable cycling
Region 5 Recovery – mental health news, events, announcements
Salvation Army – meet the material and emotional needs of a person before ministering to them spiritually
Senior Linkage Line – Click to download Brainerd flyer, or click to download Staples flyer
United Way of Crow Wing and Southern Cass Counties – improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community
Veterans Services – information and services for veterans
Wellness in the Woods – mental fitness
CROW WING COUNTY FOOD SHELVES
Brainerd Lakes Salvation Army Food Shelf, 208 S 5th St, Brainerd
218-829-1120 | Tues. – Fri. 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Cuyuna Range Food Shelf, 302 Cross Ave, Crosby
218-546-7444 | 2nd & 3rd Wed. 7:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Crosslake Emergency Food Shelf, 34212 CR 3, Crosslake
218-692-1004 | 1st & 3rd Fri. 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Emily Area Food Shelf, 20948 Co. Rd. #1, Emily
218-763-3097 | 3rd Wed. 9:30 – 11 a.m. & Thurs. 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. & 1st Wed. 9:30 – 11 a.m. bread & produce only
Garrison Area Care Givers Food Shelf, 9535 Madison St., Garrison
320-692-5399 | Tues. & Thurs. 1 – 5 p.m.
Lakes Area Food Shelf, 29280 State Hwy 371, Pequot Lakes
218-568-8474 | Tues. & Thurs. 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
CROW WING ENERGIZED LOGOS
If you are in need of the Crow Wing Energized logo in another format, please contact Millie Engisch at firstname.lastname@example.org
OTHER RESOURCE LINKS
PAST GRANT NEWS
Click to read about the Center program that encourages seniors to get energized. http://www.brainerddispatch.com/news/3712999-program-encourages-seniors-get-energized
Click to read about Forestview Earth Diggers, a Crow Wing Energized grant recipient