A heartwarming appreciation extended to Ideal resident!
Mary Plein representing Ideal Community Service Organization as a board member honored Jim Brandt on November 8th 2018 as Volunteer of the Year. Jim Brandt was accompanied by his wife Jackie while receiving his award for the many years of volunteering to many Ideal community projects including The Rollie Johnson Natural and Recreational Area, Whitefish Area Property Owners Association and the Big Island Volunteer Group to name a few. He served as an Ideal township supervisor and still volunteers at the Township polling station during elections. In 2018 ICSO has donated over $18,000 towards community groups and scholorships improving the families in Ideal Township and surrounding commuities. For the full story pick up the January 22nd Northland Press , the Pine and Lakes Echo January 17th. We have also included the Brainerd Dispatch January 20th issue.