Central Minnesota Community Foundation

Women's Fund Presents: Dancing with Our Stars
June 17, 2019



Online voting with your dollars...


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


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 17, 2019
5:00-8:30 PM

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


Michelle Pape from Next Monday, will dance with pro David DeBlieck, to benefit
St. Cloud Area Family YMCA Supervised Visits Program.

Chris Jacques from Premier Real Estate, will dance with pro Janell Missler, to benefit
the Central Minnesota Sexual Assault Center.

Willow Sweeney Flaherty from Top 20 Training, will dance with pro Dan Triplett, to benefit
FACT Packs – Feeding Area Children Together.

Tanner Neubauer from Integration Fitness, will dance with pro Samantha Collen, to benefit
Pathways 4 Youth.

Melissa Blake from Coborn Cancer Center, will dance with pro David Tuan Le, to benefit
the Coborn Healing Center.

Chris Owen from Deerwood Bank, will dance with pro Rachel Trout, to benefit
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Minnesota.


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

To get your tickets to the event... CLICK HERE


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

Dorothy C. Becker Fund

Grizzly's Wood-Fired Grill*

Leighton Broadcasting*

Gold Sponsors - $5,000



Granite Logistics

Silver Sponsors - $2,500

Rollie and Barbara Anderson

DJ Bitzan Jewelers - Dick, Mimi and Erin Bitzan

Gray Plant Mooty


Preferred Credit, Inc.

StringLine Motion Picture Company, LLC*

Mark and Ann Thelen

UBS Financial Services – Rose Windschitl and Christina Van Slooten

Bronze Sponsors - $1,000

AIS Planning

ATS (Anderson Trucking Services)

Rick and Helga Bauerly

Shelly Bauerly Kopel and Scott Kopel

Jan Bensen

Lila Bernick

Mark and Kathleen Bernick

C&L Distributing*

Barb Carlson

College of Saint Benedict


Mark and Karla Donlin

Paul and Joanne Dorsher

Geo-Comm, Inc.

Granite Equity Partners, LLC

Tom and Janet Grones

Elizabeth Hayden and Charlie Finn

Holiday Inn & Suites

Initiative Foundation

Knife River Corporation

Joanne and Chris Kudrna

Laraway Financial Advisors, Inc.

Dorrie and Scott Larison


Microbiologics, Inc.

Louise Muggli

Diana Murphy-Podawiltz and Mike Podawiltz

Myres Consulting, LLC

PAM'S Auto, Inc.

Pediatric Dentistry, PLC

Bill and LuAnn Popp

Quinlivan & Hughes, P.A.

RBC - Wheelock Investment Group

Revermann Law, P.A.

Dr. James and Ann Romanowsky

Tri-County Abstract

Bob and Penny White

Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Homes

Diane Wojtanowicz

Up to $500


Loretta Anderson

Jerry and Elaine Bauerly

Franklin Outdoor Advertising*

Blue Moon Design - Sandra Herzog*

Steve and Brenda Joul

Cathy and Darren Juilfs

Marcia Summers

Matt and Amy Wieber

Up to $250

Karen and Jerry Jurgens

Greta Stark-Kraker and Chad Kraker

*Denotes full or partial in-kind sponsorship