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Purchase Pickets

Picket sales have now closed. Watch for potential future opportunities to support the park. We hope to see you at the community build event May 16-25. Thanks again for your interest and support!

Lend a Tool

There are over 1,000 tools that we need during the community build of Willmar’s Destination Playground at Robbins Island. The most up-to-date list of tools is listed here. If you can help, complete the Tools Form and our Tools Captain, Ben Nelson, will contact you.


Mail: Willmar Area Community Foundation
1601 East Highway 12, Suite 9
Willmar, MN 56201

Committee Members

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    Honorary Chair

    Susan Graves

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    Rachel Skretvedt
    Kathy Schwantes

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    Fundraising Captains

    Dave Baker
    Dawn Marcus
    Sara Carlson

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    Public Relations Captains

    Jean Geselius
    Heather Thompson

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    Volunteer Captains

    Mike Negan
    Melissa Sorenson

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    Children's Committee Captains

    Arfon Mohamud
    Jessica Rohloffs

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    Design and Specials Features Captain

    Mitra Engan
    Susan Napgezek

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    Specials Needs Captain

    Michelle Dalle

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    Materials Captain

    Chris Frank
    Andrew Lindquist

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    Tools Captain

    Ben Nelson

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    Multicultural Captains

    Abdullahi Olow
    Wendy Foley

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    Food Captain

    Jolene Weber

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    Daycare Captains

    Amelia Ryan
    Amanda Schwantes

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    Fernando Alverado

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    City Representatives

    Mayor Marv Calvin
    Gary Manzer
    Justin DeLeeuw

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    Willmar Community Education & Rec

    Steve Brisendine

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    Blue Cross Blue Shield Representative

    Wendy Foley

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    Vision 2040 Chair

    Ken Warner