Volunteer of the Month

Eric Waldoch, of Elk River, started the CAER food shelf’s car repair program in 2003, and continues to faciliate it today. For that and several other volunteer efforts, Waldoch has been named the city of Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for November. He was honored at Monday’s City Council meeting. In addition to his […]

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The general manager of Zylstra Harley-Davidson in Elk River is the city of Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for September. Mike Matter was honored at Monday’s City Council meeting. His recent charitable and volunteer work includes: •Supported the Elk River Fourth of July celebration by sponsoring and organizing event cleanup. •Helped raise funds for […]

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The late Tony Belanger has been honored as Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for August. For 30 years, Belanger was commander of the Elk River Color Guard, which includes the Legion and VFW. He conducted numerous funerals in the Elk River area, with 65 documented from 2012 to present. He ran flag retirement ceremonies […]

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Joan Frick can be found volunteering everywhere from the Elk River Library to the Sherburne National Wildlife Refuge. Now she has been recognized for her efforts by being named the city’s Volunteer of the Month for June. She was honored at the June 16 Elk River City Council meeting. Here are her volunteer accomplishments: •Volunteers […]

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Four entities instrumental in running Hockey Day Minnesota have been named Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for May. The Elk River Area School District, city of Elk River, Elk River Youth Hockey Association and Elk River Area Chamber of Commerce were honored at Monday’s Elk River City Council meeting. Mayor John Dietz specifically recognized […]

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Since the early 1990s, Dave Raymond has been promoting the arts and artists. His efforts were recognized Monday, when he was honored as Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for April. Raymond has been an active member of the Elk River Arts Alliance since its beginning and has been the organization’s chairman since 2007. His […]

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Shelley Sherper is Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for December. She has been very active in her church as a Sunday school teacher, youth group leader, choir member and more. Sherper also has been active in the RSVP program, especially Bookends. Bookends is a group that goes to local elementary schools to share interpretive […]

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Jennifer Wagner has been named the city of Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for September. Her current volunteer activities include: •Marketing co-chair for Hockey Day Minnesota 2014. •Marketing and communications committee for Three Rivers Community Foundation. •Graduation speaker and Applied Learning Partner with Minnesota School of Business, Elk River campus. •River’s Edge Downtown Business […]

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Don Aarestad has been named the city of Elk River’s Volunteer of the Month for February. His volunteer contributions include: •Served as the Elk River American Legion’s service officer for many years. •Served on the Elk River Legion’s Honor Guard unit. •Recipient of the Elk River Legion Americanism Award. •Member of the Silvertones senior singing […]

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