Save Minnesota Fundraising Passes $940,000 Mark

PERM (Proper Economic Resource Management) is a non-profit conservation club dedicated to promoting balanced solutions to natural resource management issues. The campaign to "Save Minnesota" was initiated by Bud Grant and PERM. A goal of $1.5 million was set to protect the interests of sportsmen, property owners, small businesses, and other concerned citizens in Minnesota Indian treaty lawsuits.

As the Mille Lacs and Fond du Lac Indian treaty lawsuits make their way through the courts, the volunteers for PERM continue the effort to insure the strongest possible defense is put forth.

Over 100 organizations representing thousands of citizens have donated to "Save Minnesota." PERM's individual membership is now about 1,500 and growing.

If you care about your freedom, property rights, voice in government, quality of life, and pursuit of fish and game, you had better join PERM today!


Game Fair Booth Clears Over $4,000!

PERM artwork, hats, t-shirts and raffle ticket sales add up to over $4,000 in profit for PERM at Game Fair two weekends in August. Thanks to the volunteers who staffed the booth including our coach, Bud Grant. Special thanks to Greg Larson and Patty Lindstrom for organizing and doing much of the work for our booth at the show.


Brainerd Fundraiser Raises Over $11,000!

Thanks to everyone who helped make our second annual fundraiser in Brainerd on July 25, 1998 a huge success. A special thanks to Stewart Mills, Travis Mills and Hank Dombovy. We couldn't have done it without their commitment and hard work.


PERM'S Annual Golf Tournament Makes Over $7,000!

Over 120 golfers participated in PERM's 3rd Annual Golf Tournament at the Bridges Golf Course in Moundsview on August 30, 1998. First place went to the foursome of Bob Leuhne, Mark Hergott, John Stolley and Andy Ramstad. Thanks to all the participants, Terry Friedrichs (event chairman) and everyone at the Bridges Golf Course. A special thanks to our sponsors, AP Carpet Sales, Diamond Lake Tool, D & B Home Improvements, The Red Door Resort, Bonnie Brae Resort and Rosedale Chev/Geo.


Fall Auction Raises Over $24,000!

We had 260 bidders and served dinner to almost 300 people at PERM's 6th Annual Fall Auction & Pig Roast on September 12, 1998. Thank you to everyone who donated merchandise and/or time to help make this event possible. A special thanks to Karpen's Resort for hosting the event. And also to our auctioneers, Harvey Hazeman, Jim Harvey, Bob Jansen and Jerry Pineur who donated their time for our cause.