Central Minnesota Community Foundation

Women's Fund Presents: Dancing with Our Stars
Monday, June 13, 2022
5:30 - 8:30PM

To vote with your dollars for your favorite dancer/charity, click below.



To purchase tickets, click below.



The Women's Fund of Central Minnesota Community Foundation 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!

Date - Monday, June 13, 2022
Time - 5:30-8:30PM
Location - College of St. Benedict
37 S College Ave., St. Joseph, MN

5:30 - 6:45 p.m. Registration/Social Hour with Light Snacks
6:45 – 7:00 p.m. – Doors Open and Guests Seated for the Performance
7:00 p.m. – Show Begins in Escher Auditorium

Save the Date for DWOS June 12, 2023!

This Year's results...

Community Star, Hannah Mikels from St. Cloud State University, dance with pro Matthias Meyer
to benefit SCSU's Gender Violence Prevention Program. They raised $12,803 and took home 5th place prize of $3,000 for a grand total of $15,803 awarded.

Community Star, Helga Bauerly, Evereve Stylist and Community Advocate, danced with pro Jerome Akubue
to benefit GREAT Theatre’s 'Girl Power via the Arts!' Program. They raised $179,129.50 and took home 1st place prize of $15,000 for a grand total of $194,129.50 awarded.

Community Star, Mandi Moon, Founder of The Good People, danced with pro Steve Streng
to benefit the Jugaad Leadership Program. They raised $8,792 and took home 6th place prize of $3,000 for a grand total of $11,792 awarded.

Community Star, Chip Martin-Chaffee from CentraCare, danced with pro David Deblieck
to benefit The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls. They raised $84,092 and took home 3rd place prize of $5,000. They also took home the Judges’ Choice award adding an additional $3,000, bringing their grand total to $92,092 awarded.

Community Star, Jeremy Salzbrun from H&S Heating and Air Conditioning, danced with pro Lisa Lawson
to benefit The Beautiful Mind Project – MOSAIC. They raised $72,550 and took home 4th place prize of $3,000 for a grand total of $75,550 awarded.

Community Star, Daniel Larson from St. Cloud Technical and Community College Foundation, danced with pro Janell Missler to benefit SCTCC Women in STEM & Trades. They raised $122,876 and took home 2nd place prize of $10,000 for a grand total of $132,876 awarded.


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 - $3,000

Fundraising has started and will continue 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.



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!


Apiary Coworking
Dorothy C. Becker Fund
Leighton Broadcasting*


Anderson Trucking Services, Inc.
Granite Logistics
Granite Partners
Yuppy Photo, LLC*


AjD Technical Design & Production *
Automotive Parts Headquarters
Rick and Helga Bauerly
Shelly Bauerly Kopel and Scott Kopel
AnnElise Bergstrom
Dick, Mimi and Erin Bitzan - D.J. Bitzan Jewelers
Bremer Bank
DeZurik Inc.
Franklin Outdoor Advertising Company*
Chris and Joanne Kudrna
Lathrop GPM LLC
Dr. John and Joyce Matsuura
Microbiologics, Inc.
Preferred Credit, Inc
Revermann Law
Ann and Dr. James Romanowsky
The Studio: A Creative Collaborative Space, LLC *
Mark Traut
UBS Karl Nikodym Wealth Management Group
Viking Coca-Cola Bottling Co.*
Windschitl Van Slooten Wealth Management (UBS Financial Services)


Karen and Rick Ahles
AIS Planning
Arbor Hair Studio*
Jan Bensen
Kathleen and Mark Bernick
Jerry Carlson, Christine Carlson Pounds and Kelly Carlson
Coborn's Inc.
College of Saint Benedict
Joanne and Paul Dorsher
Design Electric, Inc.
Karla and Mark Donlin
Eich Motor Company
Falcon National Bank
Brian and Willow Flaherty
Geo-Comm, Inc.
Janet and Tom Grones
Hon. Elizabeth A Hayden
Steve and Brenda Joul
JP Morgan Chase
Laraway Financial Advisors, Inc.
Dorrie and Scott Larison
Ledge Wealth
Mahowald Insurance Agency, LLC
Marco Technologies, LLC
Louise M. Muggli
Diana Murphy-Podawiltz and Mike Podawiltz
Brian and Karla Myres
PAM's Auto, Inc.
Kathy and Jim Parsons
Pediatric Dentistry, PLC
LuAnn and Bill Popp
Proviant Group
Quinlivan & Hughes, PA
Sentry Bank
Solutions Consulting
Greta Stark-Kraker and Chad Kraker
Stearns Bank, N.A.
St. Cloud Technical & Community College
Marcia Summers
Joyce and Tony Tillemans
Traut Companies, Inc.
Tri-County Abstract, a Division of First American Title
United Way of Central Minnesota*
U.S. Bank
Tim Wensman and Janet Fischels Wensman
Westside Liquor*
Bob and Penny White
Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home
Diane Wojtanowicz


Loretta Anderson
Aramark Uniform Services*
Elaine and Jerry Bauerly
Blue Moon Design*
C & L Distributing
Caryl Turnow


Lincoln Wedding and Event Rentals*

*Denotes full or partial in-kind sponsorship

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