For Jake Sake Thank you

We are in complete gratitude to the following people and organizations that made this event a huge success!!

  • Fridley VFW Post 363
  • Bob & Kelly Thompson — The Wing Joint (Blaine)
  • R & D Resort and Campground
  • Jim and Kay Klemmer
  • Rick Gallagher and Kermit Lindgren — Independent Refuse Service (IRS)
  • Randy Byrne —Master of Ceremonies
  • Rindy Zugowicz, Calley Schuman, and the countless family members and friends who donate physically and financially.
  • Special thanks to Mary Kunesh-Podein (DFL) 41B – Minnesota House of Representatives

And a huge thank you to all of the beautiful and generous people who showed up to participate in the For Jake Sake Foundation Annual Fundraiser. We are continuously amazed and inspired by the amount of support we receive from you!


For Jake Sake Spring fundraiser logo

  • Saturday May 12th, 2018
  • 3 – 8 PM
  • Fridley VFW–1040 Osborne Rd NE, Fridley, MN 55432

    Click HERE for directions!

    Download and print event flyer HERE.

** GRAND PRIZE ** $1000 cash! **

Drawing for Grand Prize is at 7 PM sharp and winner **MUST BE PRESENT** to win cash prize. Ticket sales for Grand Prize end at 6:59 PM. 


Hawaii anyone? Maybe Aruba or the Bahamas? Choose from over 60 unique Bluegreen Resorts to call home for a week! Value over $1500. Airfare not included.  


Join us on Saturday May 12th, 2018, for the 5th annual For Jake Sake fundraiser! The party starts at 3 PM and goes till 8 PM. We have the BEST silent auction you’ve ever seen and the coolest Super Raffles around.

No cheesy party gifts here folks, only top of the line items! Our theme this year is MINNESOTA so expect some great items from our local business and artists.

Also  50/50 raffles — you win half the pot!

— Super Raffle and Silent Auction Items Include —

  • Outdoor gas grill!
  • Mancave wheelbarrow of fun — value $500
  • Happy Gardening Wagon — value $500
  • Autographed sports memorabilia from Nick Bjugstad of the Florida Panthers
  • Autographed sports memorabilia from Minnesota Wild captain  — Ryan Suter
  • Autographed sports memorabilia  from Minnesota Vikings defensive end — Everson Griffen
  • Autographed sports memorabilia  from Minnesota Twins — Bert Blyleven
  • 93 X “surprise basket” valued over $500!
  • Free rounds of golf from Hidden Haven and other local golf courses
  • Fisherpersons dream tackle box and fishing tackle
  • Outdoor campfire ring and fixins’ for delicious s’mores
  • Hundreds of baskets to bid on. Too may items to list!
  • Guided fishing trip!
  • New items being added every day!

Delicious spaghetti dinner with salad and breadsticks graciously provided by The Wing Joint in Blaine. Requested donation $6.00.

Thanks Bob and Kelly for donating the food! 

Cash bar provided by Fridley VFW volunteers. 

Bake Sale!

Volunteer For The Event!

Do you love to have a good time and support a great cause? We need volunteers for the event! Please click the button and type VOLUNTEER in the subject line to sign up! We will need folks from 1 PM till 9 PM so please request the amount of time you can volunteer.


Bake For Us!

Are you a super good baker? Maybe you’re just mediocre but still love to help out a great cause! We’d love to get your treats! Please click on the button and type the word BAKE in the subject line. Some one will respond with when and where to drop off your goodies!


Donate For Silent Auction Items!

We are accepting wine, liquor, gift cards for restaurants or local businesses, services, and items that could be put into our gift baskets. Cash too! Please click the button and type DONATE in the subject line. Please describe what you would like to donate and we will get back to you shortly!


Can’t Make It To The Event?

We’ll certainly miss you! If you would still like to donate to the For Jake Sake Foundation, you can do so by clicking on the button below! You will be redirected to PayPal where you can make a financial donation. Thank you!


Please Download and Share Event Flyer!

We’ve only got a short time before the event so please help us spread the word! Please click the button and print out our event flyer. Make copies at your local Staples or Office Max and post around town. Thanks!!


The For Jake Sake Foundation helps young adults who are struggling with heroin and opiod addiction. Our mission is to to have herion/opiod prevention and awareness as standardized education nationwide, provide scholarships to recovering young addicts looking to make a fresh start, and provide education and awareness for families and communities.