Care Partners Ice Cream Social raises over $5,000!

012The great Grand Marais weather brought over a 150 community supporters, volunteers and visitors out for Care Partners of Cook County’s 4th Annual Ice Cream Social at Sydney’s Frozen Custard.  They enjoyed sundaes, a silent auction, and quilt raffle draw. Heidi Doo-Kirk of Grand Marais won the beautiful quilt made by Carol Harris. All together over $5000 was raised to support programs for those on the journey of aging, serious illness and end-of-life. Many thanks to all who came out to support Care Partners and to the event sponsors: Sydney’s Frozen Custard, Red Pine Realty, Blue Water Cafe, Thrivent, PuttnPets, and Coldwell Banker. Thank you as well to our Silent Auction donors: Mary Ofjord, Blue Moose, Tuscarora Lodge, WTIP, Maggie Anderson, Kathy Reeves, the Angry Trout   , North Shore Winery, Bluefin Bay Resort, Stone Harbor, Voyageur Brewing, Hungry Jack Lodge, Poplar Haus, Chik Wauk Nature Center, Cook County Whole Foods Coop, Gunflint Mercantile, The Big Lake, Nancy Haarmeyer, and 1st & 2nd Thrift Store.