Community Aid of Elk River (CAER)

A nonprofit organization

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 = $10 in food purchasing power 

CAER programs include: 

-Food Shelf

-Financial Assistance (Shelter/Utilities)


-Kids Weekend CAER Package

-School Supplies

-Outreach programs for seniors and youth 

Every $1 donated = $10 in food purchasing power!

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Organization name

Community Aid of Elk River (CAER)

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Health Children & Family Community Emergencies

Significantly impacted by pandemic

Significantly impacted by pandemic


12621 Elk Lake Rd.
Elk River, MN 55330



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