CLACF 2017 Grant Application

Grant History


City of Center City, Parks Commisstion, to complete a picnic shelter at I. G. Long Park
Zion Lutheran Church in Chisago, for Community Meals
Lindstrom American Legion Auxiliary Unit 83, to support sending girls from Chisago Lakes High School to Girl’s State 2017
America’s Best Community (ABC) initiatives: Clean Energy Hub, Water Trail, Workforce Development – Musical Structures

trail sign


CLACF grants:

$1500  Lindstrom Historical Society, for a new split rail fence at the KO House

$500    ABC initiative

$500    CL Middle School Prairie Restoration Project

$500    Community Meals/Family Pathways



Award to City of Lindstrom
CLACF grant of $1,000 was given to the City of Lindstrom for the new peninsula parkland purchase. The 33 acres on North Center Lake are being purchased in cooperation with the Trust For Public Land.


Chisago County Historical Society ($1000) – exterior

improvements to the historical Gustaf Anderson House in Lindstrom.

Parmly LifePointes Studio of Arts ($500) – woodshop supplies

Chisago Lakes Community Education ($500) – Young Actors Program

Camp Triumph ($500) from Fairview Lakes Home Caring and Hospice Fund – Grief Camp for youth



Meals on Wheels ($500) – provide meals for Chisago Lakes area senior citizens

Chisago Lakes Community Education ($500) – supplies for pottery classes taught by local potters

RISE in Lindstrom ($500) – shelving for Michael’s Closet that provides free interview clothing for people seeking jobs or newly employed


Franconia Sculpture Park ($500) – Art and Artists Celebration

Franconia Sculpture Park

Chisago Lakes Mainstreet Initiative ($500) – uniform signage to promote all five Chisago Lakes communities


City of Taylors Falls ($500) – safety fence at Pump House Park

City of Lindstrom ($500) – Allemansratt Park sign