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Peter Paulson and Dianna Hansen, at left, accepted two $2,500 checks from Family Needs Ministry, Inc., representatives Bo Huntley and Pastor Gary Haugan. Vicki Gerdes/Record

Young Life to include teen moms, disabled kids

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Though it has been in existence since 1998, the local non-profit known as Family Needs Ministry, Inc. has kept a fairly low profile.

"It's a little-known foundation that has helped a lot of people in this area," said Bo Huntley, who serves as treasurer of the group's governing board.


But all that is about to change, as the foundation has stepped forward to provide start-up funding for two new youth ministry programs being organized by Lakes Area Young Life.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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