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Annual Spring Appreciation Luncheon

Freedom Resource Center is accepting nominations from YOU, for our Annual Spring Appreciation Luncheon Awards event. This event will be held May 16, 2024, at Avalon Event Center in Fargo. It will also include an online silent auction that starts Monday, May 13th and ends with the close of the luncheon on May 16th.  Donations are appreciated.

The deadline to submit nominations is March 18, 2024. The submitted nomination form must be typed.

For three and a half decades, Freedom Resource Center has been steady in our commitment to empowering people with disabilities. Our goals are ambitious but crucial: to create communities where people with disabilities can lead rich and fulfilling lives, complete with access to affordable housing, meaningful employment, satisfying relationships, and good health. In partnership with individuals, families, and communities, we strive to develop innovative solutions to life’s challenges, always committed to doing whatever it takes to help those we serve achieve success.

We serve 21 counties in both North Dakota and Minnesota.

Counties Served in Minnesota: Becker, Clay, Douglas, Grant, Otter Tail, Pope, Stevens, Todd, Traverse, Wadena, Wilkin

Counties Served in North Dakota: Barnes, Cass, Dickey, Lamoure, Logan, McIntosh, Ransom, Richland, Sargent, Stutsman

The purpose of our Annual Spring Appreciation Luncheon is to show appreciation on behalf of Freedom Resource Center for significant contributions for disability rights and independent living by community members located in Freedom’s service area.

Freedom’s Awards include:

  • Advocate of the Year
  • Youth Advocate of the Year (21 and under)
  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Employer of the Year
  • Distinguished Service Award
  • Accessibility Advancement Award
  • Larry Chial Leadership Award

**Nominee’s must reside in one of the counties served by Freedom offices.

**Freedom’s current Board of Directors and Staff are excluded.


If you know a deserving individual, agency, business, or employer, please support them by nominating them for an award using the form below:

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