MDU Resources Foundation award granted for NDAD's Escape to the Lake

Posted: May 24 2021
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Thanks much to MDU Resources Foundation for awarding NDAD $3,400 for our annual Escape to the Lake adaptive water recreation event.

Because COVID-19 led to Escape's cancellation in 2021, MDU Resources Foundation
Curt Olson, MDU district manager in Minot, recently presented a check to Marsha Dupré, NDAD client services presentative in Minot. 
generously is allowing the funds to be used instead for the 2022 Escape, during which people with disabilities once again will water-ski, take pontoon rides, and enjoy a performance ski show and catered picnic lunch.

The event is scheduled annually at Nelson Lake Recreation Area near the town of Center, N.D., northwest of Mandan and Bismarck.

For more information, contact (800) 532-NDAD or visit

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