The Mille Lacs Area Health Foundation (MLAHF) is committed to addressing the diverse and changing community health needs of the Mille Lacs Area. We do this through volunteerism and charitable giving.

Our funds go toward projects such as:

  • Hospital, clinic and Emergency Room needs at Mille Lacs Health System
  • MLAHF Healthcare Career Scholarship Program
  • MLHS Healing Garden

You can make a difference in the communities we serve by giving to the Foundation or by becoming a volunteer. Your donation assures continued growth and development, providing quality health care services and programs for the area. Plus, all contributions to the Foundation are tax-deductible as allowed by IRS guidelines. We hope you will join US in our fundraising projects; they include a summer golf tournament, a fall event, a spring event and the following giving opportunities:

  • Memorial gift giving
  • Gifts of security, real estate, life insurance, or personal property
  • Wills and endowments
  • Next Chapter building expansion project
  • Memorial Brick - $100
  • Spring Fling Event - $50

To make a donation, purchase an event ticket, or purchase a memorial brick:


If you prefer to donate via check, please make payable to:

Mille Lacs Area Health Foundation
200 North Elm Street
PO Box A
Onamia, MN 56359

To find out more information regarding a ticket for an event or purchasing a brick for our Healing Garden, contact our Executive Director at or call 320-532-2604.