Helping Strengthen Our Local Communities Since 1916

Success Starts with a Strong Community

Every year Bernick's awards over $150,000 in grants back to the communities we serve, including Bemidji, Brainerd, Duluth, St. Cloud, and Willmar, Minnesota, and Dresser, Wisconsin. Below are this year’s Grant Recipients.

teacher and student United Way

United Way of Bemidji Area

$10,000 Grant

Imagination Library Early Literacy Program

Students hiking YMCA

Brainerd Family YMCA

$22,750 Grant

YMCA Camp Vanasek Development and Camperships

Waite Park from above City of Waite Park

City of Waite Park

$20,000 Grant

Giving Youth A New Place to Play

group of kids Yes Network

The Yes Network

$10,000 Grant

Discovery of Self

kids on playground Sauk Centre

Sauk Centre Area Community Foundation

$29,500 Grant

Sauk Centre Obstacle Course Challenge Playground

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City of Cambridge

$22,750 Grant

Parkwood Park Improvements

Kids planting a garden MNyou


$15,000 Grant

MNyou Greenhouse

Truck driving on the road Ridgewater College Foundation

Ridgewater College Foundation

$10,000 Grant

Mobile Truck Driving Simulation for Commercial Vehicle Operators and Trainees

Friends True Friends

True Friends

$10,000 Grant

Camp Friendship New Cabin and Housing Improvement Project