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2017 Annual Report

Food Pantry: Serves hungry children, individuals and families who reside in rural Clay, Norman, or west Becker counties.

818 Food Pantry visits & over 48,777 pounds of food distributed

Spirit of Giving: 260 Thanksgiving & Christmas food baskets & gifts to 300 children were distributed

BackPack Program: Children in need from Hawley, Ulen-Hitterdal, Glyndon-Felton Elementary & Norman County East Elementary receive food each weekend to ensure they have proper nutrition available to them when school provided meals are not available.

2017 Summer BackPack Program: 33 children from Hawley, Ulen-Hitterdal & Glyndon

2017-18 school year: 163 children have received food this year from Glyndon-Felton, Hawley, Norman County East, and Ulen-Hitterdal schools

Family Support Program: Families functioning under severe stress receive emotional support, referrals, assistance getting their basic necessities met, and the support & education to become healthy families.

  • Driving Program for Older Adults
  • Vouchers for household & clothing necessities from REACH Reusables
  • School Supplies & Children's Winter Gear Distribution
  • Support & help signing up for eligible assistance

Youth Mentoring Program: Pilot held June-August 2017 with 15 youth ages 9-15

Counseling: REACH partners with the Rape and Abuse Crisis Center, Summit Guidance Center, Valley Christian Counseling, and the Village Family Service Center to provide mental health services in Hawley. Over 2,100 counseling hours provided at REACH in 2017.

Dress for Success Red River Valley: 438 women received professional clothing and employment support from boutiques in Hawley & Fargo.

Volunteer Program: Volunteers provided 5,688 hours of service


Rural Enrichment and Counseling Headquarters, Inc.
PO Box 237 - 421 Fifth Street
Hawley, Minnesota  56549
(218) 483-3145  Fax: (218) 483-3149