Local Welk Family Foundation Grants Exceed $178,749

The Trust Committee for the Welk Family Foundation of Sisseton awarded grants totaling $178,749 for 2022. Since 1988, the foundation has awarded more than $3.9 million. Each Welk Family Foundation grant is an outright gift to the recipient. The estates of the Welk family members, who have farmed in the Sisseton area for many generations, fund the foundation. The following local organizations are the beneficiaries of this year’s grants from the Welk Family Foundation. For more on this story and many more please purchase a copy of the Sisseton Courier on news stands now or purchase a copy of the E-edtion on this website