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August 27, 2018
Nicole Phillips, Kindness is Contagious columnist.
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
August 27, 2018 - 8:39am
February 6, 2018
Ken Guck of St Henry's Perham Area Knights of Columbus presents a check for $711.00 to John Leikness, the Bridge Community Pantry Executive Director.  The funds are earmarked to support the Bridge Mobile Pantry. (submitted photo).
Charity breakfast raises money for The Bridge Mobile Pantry
February 6, 2018 - 1:52pm
December 16, 2017
Students Making a Difference Donation Drive Dec. 11-22
December 16, 2017 - 9:08am
December 13, 2017
The Giving Tree has been helping Perham families for 23 years. If you would like to donate a gift, go to the ITOW Museum at 805 W Main St. to select a card from the tree. Wrapped gifts need to be returned by December 18th. (Kim Brasel /FOCUS).
Perham's Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
December 13, 2017 - 8:58am
December 11, 2017
The Giving Tree is located at the ITOW Museum. Cards can still be picked up, but need to be returned by December 18th. (Kim Brasel /FOCUS).
Perham’s Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
December 11, 2017 - 3:28pm
November 22, 2017
'I'm just a bum' - Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
November 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
November 20, 2015
Food Shelf Executive Director John Leikness and Board President Rich McCrady say more and more families are in need, while food costs are escalating. Debbie Irmen/FOCUS
Food shelf costs, number of families served on the rise
November 20, 2015 - 9:42am
December 19, 2014
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS Ben Holzer, back row, second from right, was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer this summer. On Dec. 3, New Creation Lutheran Church in Perham hosted a fundraiser as part of their community meal to help the family pay for expenses. Pictured are, back row, left to right, Angela Bachmann, Adam Holzer, Bella Holzer, Ben Holzer and Char Holzer. Front row, Dalen Bachmann, Kallie Bachmann, Brooke Hohman, Brydon Kimball, Amy Kimball and Karson Kimball.
Coping with cancer, with community support
December 19, 2014 - 1:42pm
Elizabeth Huwe/FOCUS Lily Aakre, left, and Brynn Greisen, right, collected 268 books to donate to the United Way with the help of their fourth grade classmates at Heart of the Lakes Elementary School. Christi Stoll, center, from the United Way, was amazed at how many books were donated.
HOTL students hold book drive
December 19, 2014 - 11:01am
April 25, 2014
Local farmers donate $2,500 to St. Paul’s School
April 25, 2014 - 12:01pm
November 14, 2013
Santa Anonymous enters its 30th year
November 14, 2013 - 4:03pm
September 12, 2013
Coats for Kids is now accepting donations
September 12, 2013 - 1:45pm
May 24, 2013
Buddy Book Bins come to town
May 24, 2013 - 10:26am
April 3, 2009
Tips for Donating to Fargo/Moorhead Flood Victims
April 3, 2009 - 11:50am
November 25, 2008
Ottertail to spruce up holiday decorations
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am