College Art Faculty Shows at Banfill-Locke

College Invites Public to College Hour Reading by Local Authors, Sept. 10

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Welcomes New Faculty to Fall Semester

College's Annual Prairie Home Delights Fundraiser, Sept. 25

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Welcomes Students to Fall Semester with Week of Activities

Fall Picnics Kick-Off New Academic Year at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Welcomes Chinese Exchange Faculty Member

Community Organizations Step Forward to Sponsor College's Annual Prairie Home Delights Scholarship Fundraiser, Sept. 25

Roles Cast in College Fall Play, "The Laramie Project"

Senator George McGovern Speaking at Anoka-Ramsey's Cambridge Campus - Public Welcome

President Johns of Anoka-Ramsey Community College Named 2008 Pacesetter of the Year

Discover Possibilities at Anoka-Ramsey Community College Open House

College Students Cut Acting Chops to Perform Intriguing Docu-Drama, "The Laramie Project" Oct. 24, 25, 30, 31, Nov. 1

Coffee House Series Rocks Anoka-Ramsey Community College Each Month, October Through April

Prairie Home Delights Grossed More Than $27,500 for Student Scholarships at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Bachelor’s in Special Education Continues at Anoka-Ramsey Community College Through Partnership Renewal with St. Cloud State University

Cambridge Campus Hosts Renowned Author

New Season, New Coaches, New Life for Men's Basketball Program at Anoka-Ramsey Community College

New Board Members Bring Wealth of Experience to Coon Rapids Campus Foundation

College Art Faculty Curates Watercolor Invitational

New Board Member Brings Wealth of Experience to Cambridge Campus Foundation

College Offers Wide Array of Veterans' Services

Anoka-Ramsey Art Faculty Receives Printmaking Award

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Hosts Fallen Comrade Ceremony Nov. 12 to Honor Veterans

Women's Volleyball Team Forges to Successful Season Close

College Student Art Sale-Unique Gifts, Good Cause, Great Value

College Choir Performs Winter Choral Concert

KARE11 Features Anoka-Ramsey

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Proceeds Deliberately After State Deficit Announcement

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Thanks Donors at Second Annual Legacy Dinner

Anoka-Ramsey Community College Embarks on Strategic Planning Process; Public Invited

Cambridge Memorial Hospital Foundation Donates $25,000 for Nursing Scholarships at Cambridge Campus

Tuition Cut in Half at Anoka-Ramsey Community College to Retrain Unemployed Workforce

Annual Cambridge Campus Scholardazzle Fundraiser Seeks Guests, Sponsors to Support Students

College Reschedules Public Meetings for Strategic Planning

College Offers Accelerated, Eight-Week Business Courses

College Offers Unique Experience for Jazz Musicians

College Announces Cast for "Hormel Girls" Musical

Golden Rams Rally, Split Weekend Games

Number of Season Bests in Victory over St. Thomas JV

Men’s Basketball falls to Madison Tech

Rams Defeat St. John's JV

Rams Split Weekend Games

The Golden Rams Split Matches in Illinois

Community Organizations Step Forward to Sponsor College's Annual Prairie Home Delights Scholarship Fundraiser, Sept. 25

September 17, 2008
The immensely popular Anoka-Ramsey Community College Coon Rapids Campus Foundation fundraiser, Prairie Home Delights, is set for Thursday, Sept. 25, 6 to 8:30 p.m. at the Courtyards of Andover in Andover, Minn. All education supporters are invited to join the sponsors, Northeast Bank and the Mercy-Unity Hospitals, to make this event a success for the entire community by supporting education through scholarships.
Prairie Home Delights Sponsors Larry Crane of Northeast Bank (left) and Julie Nelson Gotham of the Mercy-Unity Hospitals (right) join Anoka-Ramsey Community College Coon Rapids Campus to sponsor the annual Prairie Home Delights scholarship fundraiser, Thursday, Sept. 25 at the Courtyards of Andover. The college’s Institutional Advancement Director, Evelyn Gedde (center) joins them to thank their organizations for supporting the community though their investment in education.

In an open house atmosphere, attendees can expect a fun-filled evening featuring silent and live auctions, music, mingling, and delicious hors d’oeuvres, wine tasting, entrée and dessert samples served by 15 area restaurants. Advanced tickets are $40 each right up to the day of the event.

Community members, businesses, organization and college staff have contributed wonderful items for the auctions, including:

  • a wine tasting evening with wine from the Wine Merchants
  • hor d’oeuvres and desserts by Natalie Haas Steffen and Tony Palumbo
  • a TREK 820 bicycle from Ramsey Bicycle
  • Timberwolves tickets
  • a day of sailing in the Apostle Islands with Tom Lux
  • dinner for eight cooked by Pat and Larry Johnson
  • one month of Kung Fu lessons at School of Shaolin Kung Fu in Blaine, Minn.
  • theme baskets that include books, gourmet food, Halloween and autumn items, pampering supplies and more
  • kitchen items, including antler canisters and wine racks with wine
  • jewelry items from Gould's Diamonds and Jewelry, including a rainbow sapphire bracelet and earrings in white gold; a two-tone pearl pendant and earrings in white gold; and a sterling silver chain with honey emerald stone set in a sterling silver pendant

Thanks in part to fundraising events such as this one, more than $130,000 will be awarded in scholarships to more than 130 Anoka-Ramsey Coon Rapids Campus students in 2008-2009.

To purchase a ticket or learn more about fundraising efforts at Anoka-Ramsey Community College, please contact the Anoka-Ramsey Community College Institutional Advancement office at 763-433-1130.