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Foundation Receives Donation from Sparetime Entertainment

The Owatonna Foundation recently received a $1,000.00 donation from Sparetime Entertainment manager Scott Hutchinson. “We’re so appreciative of this donation from Sparetime. It is this continued community support that keeps the Foundation’s mission to improve the quality of life for present and future generations by supporting Owatonna projects that focus on community, education, the arts and recreation a reality for all of us that live in Owatonna.” said Foundation Executive Coordinator, Laura Resler.

The Owatonna Foundation, now in its 58th year of serving the Owatonna community, provides “brick and mortar” grants in Owatonna and its environs in four areas: Recreation, Education, Arts, and Community projects. The Foundation also provides both traditional and non-traditional scholarships for 2 year colleges and technical schools.

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 $11.5 million dollars in grants and scholarships to local organizations and students. For more information about the Owatonna Foundation, please visit our website at:, or call our office at 455-2995.

Pictured below left to right: Owatonna Foundation Trustees: Betsy Lindgren, Jay Johnson, Dale Gandrud, Sparetime Entertainment manager, Scott Hutchinson, David Einhaus, Sabra Otteson, Denny Meillier, and Todd Hale.


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