In Honor of Jake E. Haapajoki...

As many of you know, our dear friend, Eryk Haapajoki, has suffered the tragic loss of his youngest son, Jake.  Many of you have asked how you can help and support the family during this very painful and tragic time.

Eryk and the family have asked that, for those who wish to donate funds, that the donations go to the Brainerd Crisis Line, in honor of Jake Haapajoki.

Please know that your donation is not required in order to show your support to Eryk and the Haapajoki family.  Your love, friendship and support are enough. 
But for those of you who can--and wish--to donate funds, we have set up this account to support others, like Jake, who may need help and are reaching out to be heard.

The love shared among the Brainerd community, BHS alumni and the support of the family called the BHS Class of 1992 is something each of us takes with us no matter where our life journey leads us.  At this time, one of our own needs us.  Let's do what we can to make sure Jake, Eryk and the rest of the Haapajoki family feels our love.

  • Rachel Dwyer 
    • $100 
    • 43 mos
  • Tait Lillemoe 
    • $100 
    • 43 mos
  • Terri Thiesse 
    • $25 
    • 43 mos
  • Rob and Rachel Posch 
    • $50 
    • 43 mos
  • Pyle Family 
    • $40 
    • 43 mos
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Organizer and beneficiary

Tracy Chu 
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Mary Marana 
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