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Fergus Falls Dairy Queen announces fundraising campaign for Wadena Disaster Relief Fund

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Wadena, 56482
Wadena Minnesota 314 S. Jefferson, P.O. Box 31 56482

Steve and Linda Babcock, owners of the Fergus Falls Dairy Queen, have decided to launch a week-long fundraising campaign to raise money that will help rebuild the town. Starting Wednesday, June 23 the DQ plans to donate $1 of every Blizzard sold to the Wadena Disaster Relief Fund. The fundraiser will run through the weekend, ending June 27.

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"We called Wadena home for many years," said Steve Babcock. "This fundraiser is a small thing we can do to aid that community."

There are no restrictions to the campaign; buying a Blizzard of any size puts $1 more in the Wadena Disaster Relief Fund. "We really hope the Fergus Falls community will join us in this effort," Linda added. "It's hot outside, let yourself indulge with a little ice cream and help out a lot of people in the process."

If you'd like to make a larger donation to the Wadena Disaster Relief Fund, you can give online by visiting www.giveMN.org and searching "Wadena Tornado." The first $12,500 raised online will be matched by the Initiative Foundation and West Central Initiative. Additionally, checks may be mailed to: Mid-Central Federal Savings Bank, PO Box 152, 520 South Jefferson Street, Wadena, MN 56482.

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