(Cassie DuBray) Jamestown’s Applebee’s and Paradiso are joining forces to help raise money for local agencies.

United Way Dine and Donate Days will continue Tuesday February 13. During these dates up to 20% of proceeds will be donated to the United Way of Stutsman County. Applebee’s welcomes patrons for the Dine and Donate from 4-10 p.m. Paradiso welcomes patrons from 4-9 p.m. Patrons participating in the Dine and Donate days will need to bring in a copy of the flyer for the event. Copies can be found on the United Way of Stutsman County Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/Unitedwayofstutsmancounty/  or picked up at Ingstad Family Media Radio Station in Jamestown.

The United Way campaign goal for 2018 is $200,000. To date the campaign has raised $138,000.

The United Way of Stutsman County will be supporting the following agencies during this year’s fundraising campaign: Alano Society, Boy Scouts – Northern Lights, Camp Rokiwan, Child Care Aware, Community Corrections, Girl Scouts – Dakota Horizons, Imagination Library, James River Transit, MOST/21st Century After School, PATH, Safe Shelter, Salvation Army, SANE/SART, Senior Companion Program, and The Arts Center.

The United Way of Stutsman County is part of United Way Worldwide. Its mission is to improve lives by mobilizing the caring power of communities around the world to advance the common good. The current impact model emphasizes that 99% of all funds raised stays within in Stutsman County