Community Giving

-Save the Date -
Women's Fund Presents: Dancing with Our Stars
June 18th, 2018


You may still vote with your dollars at the event this evening.

To reserve your tickets for the big event....

Women's Fund Presents 2017:

Dancing With Our Stars Live

The Women's Fund of Central Minnesota would like to cordially invite you to attend the fundraising event of the year! This year's event will feature a dance competition between six local celebrities who have been paired with a professional partner to face off for the chance to win up to $15,000 for the non-profit program/organization of their choice that supports women and girls! This is a do-not-miss event!

Enjoy a casual, fun evening with a great "small plates" buffet and a variety of cocktails and beverages
before the dancing begins.

Monday June 19th, 2017

5:00-8:00 PM

College of Saint Benedict
37 South College Avenue
St. Joseph, MN 56374

To register to attend the event.....Click Here

Meet Our Dancers



The winner is going to be based upon their score from the judges as well as how many dollars they raise for their charity. 40% on judges score and 60% on dollars raised. All the dollars raised will go directly to the organization.

1st Place - $15,000
2nd Place - $10,000
3rd Place - $5,000
4th-6th Place - $2,000

Fundraising starts on May 1st online and continues up until the event. There will be opportunities to donate to the dancer/charity of your choice the night of the event. All dollars will be counted and the winner will be announced at the end of the evening.

To make a donation to your favorite dancer/organization.... CLICK HERE

Women's Fund Presents 2017 Event Sponsors

Thank you to all of our sponsors who are supporting the Women's Fund and their mission to improve the lives of women and girls in our community!

Presenting Sponsors -$10,000



Gold Sponsors - $5,000


Bremer Bank


Silver Sponsors - $2,500

Automotive Parts Headquarters

D.J. Bitzan Jewelers – Dick, Mimi, and Erin Bitzan

Gray Plant Mooty

Michael and Karel Helgeson

Preferred Credit, Inc.

StringLine Motion Picture Company*

Ann and Mark Thelen

Viking Coca-Cola & Viking Beverages (Coors)*

Westside Liquor Learning and Event Center*

Bronze Sponsors - $1,000

AIS Planning

Anderson Trucking Services

Rick and Helga Bauerly

Jan Bensen

C & L Distributing*

Shelly Bauerly Kopel and Scott Kopel

Kathleen Crawford-Bernick and Mark Bernick

Karen and Craig Broman

Barbara Carlson

CentraCare Health

CentraSota Oral Surgeons

CliftonLarsonAllen, LLP

Coborn’s, Inc.

College of Saint Benedict

Karla and Mark Donlin

Joanne and Paul Dorsher

GNP Company*

Granite Equity Partners

Granite Logistics

Elizabeth Hayden and Charlie Flinn

Holiday Inn & Suites

Mike and Joni Karl/UBS Financial Services

Joanne and Chris Kudrna

Laraway Financial Advisors, Inc.

Bronze Sponsors - $1,000 continued...

Dorrie and Scott Larison

Ledge Wealth Management

Maryanne and John Mahowald

Marco, Inc.

Gary and Jane Marsden

McDonald's Meats*

Louise M. Muggli

Brian and Karla Myres/Myres Consulting, LLC

Pediatric Dentistry, PLC

Diana Murphy-Podawiltz and Mike Podawiltz

Quinlivan & Hughes, P.A.

Dennis and Karol Ringsmuth

Dr. James and Ann Romanowsky

St. Cloud Surgical Center


Townsquare Media*

Tri-County Abstract & Title Guaranty

US Bank

Bob and Penny White

Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Homes

Windschitl/Van Slooten Wealth Management

Diane Wojtanowicz

Up to $500

Karen and Rick Ahles

Ameripride Linen & Apparel Services*

Bernice Berns

Blue Moon Design – Sandra Herzog*

Barb and Carl Caspers


Lori and Mark Lewandowski

Marilyn and Bob Obermiller

Pixel Blossom Photography*

LuAnn and Bill Popp

June and Ed Roos

Short Stop/Creative Catering*

Strategic Equipment and Supply Corporation*

Times Media*

Xalon Salon*

Up to $250

Geo-Comm, Inc.

North Risk Partners, Apollo Division

Rengel Printing Company*

*Denotes full or partial in-kind sponsorship