Community Aid of Elk River (CAER)

A nonprofit organization

$72,761 raised by 205 donors

100% complete

$50,000 Goal

Thank you for your ongoing support to help provide food assistance to thousands of people in our community every year!

CAER, or Community Aid of Elk River, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit committed to fighting hunger in the communities of Elk River, Otsego, Zimmerman and surrounding communities. 

For more than 40 years, CAER has opened its doors to families and has reached deep into the community to provide healthy and nutritious food. Every $1 donated = 3 meals.

CAER programs include: 

-Food Shelf

-Financial Assistance (Shelter/Utilities)

-Kids Weekend CAER Package

-School Supplies

-Outreach programs for seniors and youth 

Organization Data


Organization name

Community Aid of Elk River (CAER)

Tax id (EIN)



Health Children & Family Community Emergencies


12621 Elk Lake Rd.
Elk River, MN 55330



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