Alexander Lumber Makes a Gift to the Owatonna Foundation

Alexander Lumber recently made a $1,000.00 donation to the Owatonna Foundation. “We are extremely grateful to Alexander Lumber for their continued support. Their continued commitment helps us to continue the Foundation’s mission of improving the quality of life for present and future generations by supporting Owatonna projects that focus on community, arts, recreation, and education.” said Foundation Executive Coordinator, Laura Resler. The Owatonna Foundation, now in its 59th year of serving the Owatonna community, provides capital grants in Owatonna and its environs.

Pictured left to right: Trustees: Jerry Deetz, Corey Mensink, Betsy Lindgren and Kent Kienholz, Josh Meillier of Alexander Lumber, Trustee, Bob Heers, Denny Meillier of Alexander Lumber, and Trustees: Sharon West and Jay Johnson


The Foundation was established in 1957 with the goal of improving the quality of life for present and future generations of Owatonna residents. Since then, the Owatonna Foundation has committed more than $11.75 million dollars in grants to Owatonna projects and annually awards $30,000 in scholarships for both traditional and non-traditional students.


For more information about the Owatonna Foundation, please visit our website at: www.owatonnafoundation.org, or call our office at 455-2995.