Wensman Seed gave a $1,000 donation to Wadena County 4-H Rebuilding Fund. The presentation was made by Jon Wensman of Wensman Seed to Kris Huebsch, Wadena County 4-H coordinator, at the Wadena County Fair.
The MS TRAM riders brought more than fun and economic development to Wadena. TRAM presented a check for $2,500 to Shirley Uselman of the Wadena Chamber of Commerce to go to the Wadena Relief Fund.
On July 22, Mike Reed and Wayne Brasel from the Wadena Auto Value parts store presented Wayne Wolden, mayor of Wadena, with a $1,000 check for the Wadena Tornado Relief Fund. The money will be used to meet the needs of impacted families and help with volunteer clean-up efforts.
In addition to the $1,000 check, Auto Value, in partnership with other local businesses and the American Red Cross, donated and prepared meals on two separate occasions for more than 1,000 relief workers and victims of the tornado.