Campaign Celebration: March 12, 2020

United Way of 1000 Lakes will hold its annual Campaign Celebration and Best of Awards, “Looking Back, Forging Ahead,” Thursday, March 12, from 4:30-7 p.m. at the Timberlake Lodge Hotel.

The evening will get underway with a networking social hour that will include live music by Sugar on the Roof, light food, and cash bar, followed by the “Best of” Awards, highlights from the past year, and a keynote storytelling series. Kari Hedlund, KAXE Music Director, will host intimate conversations that capture the lived experiences of individuals helped through United Way funded programs, including The Boys and Girls Club (Deer River), Kiesler Wellness Center, and Habitat for Humanity.

Thursday, March 12, 4:30 – 7 PM
Timberlake Lodge
144 SE 17th Street
Grand Rapids

4:30 PM     Social Hour with live music by Sugar on the Roof
5:30 PM     Program: *Best of Awardsvolunteer recognition, and guided conversation with special guests

General Admission: Free

Preferred Table Seating (seats 6): $250
Helps underwrite event costs and receives event recognition package: reserved table, recognition at the event (and on the website) as a Table Sponsor.



United Way’s sponsorship program and its supporters help make this and other signature events possible. Table sponsors package ($250) includes a reserved table for six with butler service and recognition at the event. Packages can be booked online at or by phone at 218-999-7570.

The Campaign Celebration and Best of Awards are made possible by these generous businesses: