Bame Foundation News & Happenings
Women’s Health Month 2017

A total of $1640 dollars earned for a women’s health nonprofit so far, and two weeks left. Week 1 – 172 participants = $860 earned Week 2 – 156 participants = $780 earned Week 3 – TBD Week 4 – TBD

The CCRF Dinner Program took place Tuesday, May 9, eight volunteers took time to serve dinner to patients and family of patients at U of M Masonic Children’s Cancer Hospital. Chick-Fil-A provided food (and their cow) for the meal and volunteers made sure everyone received top-notch service. The Lube-Tech crew consisted of Warren Peterson, Susan […]

Crescent Cove – New Home Fall 2017

Bame Foundation is proud to partner with Crescent Cove, and Jeff Wagner’s story gives a clear picture as to why this mission is so important! BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. (WCCO) — Minnesota children who are nearing the end of their life will soon have a comfortable and caring place to spend those precious days. The building […]

Lube-Tech Saves 105 Lives

On Thursday, April 20 Lube-Tech hosted a blood drive for the American Red Cross in Golden Valley.  35 units of blood were collected and it is estimated that one pint of blood saves 3 lives. We had 11 first time blood donors at the event! Deb from the American Red Cross says, “Thank you for your […]

Autism Society of MN Honors Lube-Tech

The 3rd annual AuSM gala took place this past April 28 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, Minneapolis Park Place. “Oh, the AuSM Places We’ll Go” gala was held in conjunction with the 22nd annual Minnesota Autism Conference and featured food, drinks, games, prizes and a silent auction. Those who inspire and support individuals affected […]

CSI Gala

Lube-Tech employees Kelly Jerde, Alfredo Chiclana, Paul Calhoun, and Amy Jo Van Culin were recently in attendance at the Children’s Surgery International (CSI) gala.  It was a night filled with the celebration of children’s lives changed and communities strengthened around the world. It was a night to honor the children, families and communities CSI serves. It was […]

The miles between Lube-Tech’s locations didn’t stop employees from joining together in the pursuit to help local families!  Lube-Tech employees from Milwaukee, Des Moines, Shreveport, and multiple locations in Minnesota collected a combined total of 6,000 pounds of food and items. Recipients include: Feeding America, Central Iowa Shelter, The Providence House, and PRISM. Foundation for […]

Smiles for Children in Liberia

We learned about Children’s Surgery International (CSI) through Zinda, a very special friend of ours.  She is the wife of our former COO Tom Schaefer and has personally experienced the heartbreak, challenges, medical and dental costs associated with a cleft lip and palate.   In Third World countries, children born with abnormalities are shunned, kept at […]

Every Child Deserves a Smile – Lube-Tech Luncheon

Lube-Tech employee Cathy Morse believes, “every child deserves a smile.”  When she heard about Children’s Surgery International (CSI), she decided to host a luncheon at Roseville on January 17, with the hope of sponsoring one child’s surgery, which costs $750.  Cathy surpassed her goal and raised a total of $1,000. Many employees enjoyed the food […]