Contact us
Mailing Address - P.O. Box 213
Rockford, MN  55373

 (763) 477-6098 - Food Shelf
8230 Cedar Street

(763) 477- 5480 - Thrift Store
7955 Highway 55
Mission Statement
RiverWorks aligns and mobilizes community resources to deliver powerful solutions which meet the emotional, physical, relational and spiritual needs of people connected to the Rockford/Greenfield area.

RiverWorks values…
People, We treat individuals as being worth of our love, respect, and care.

Service               We believe that people benefit from 
                           serving and being served.

Relationships     We connect individuals and groups to 
                           create purposeful partnerships.

God                    We  exist to accomplish God’s
                         purposes. 

Key Verse
Isaiah 58:10
……..”if any of you spend yourselves in behalf of the hungry & satisfy the needs of the oppressed, then your light will rise in the darkness & your night will come like the noonday.”
RIVERWORKS COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT STAFF
 Board of Directors

Board Chair
Brian Howe

​Board Vice Chair
Micah Kleinschmidt

Treasurer
Beth Svoboda

Secretary
Daryl MacLean, Esq

Members
Kathy McMillen
Ariel Johnson
Maria Banda



ABOUT US
The RiverWorks StoreDonate Food ShelfLunch Box FeverAbout UsThousand Hearts Serve DayStaff/Volunteer Opportunities

Purposeful Vision
We envision a connected community creating hope and a quality of life in which all people thrive.
Tami Olstad
Assistant Manager
RiverWorks Thrift Store
Brad Friedlein, 
Inventory Manager
RiverWorks Thrift Store
Laura Smith
Assistant Manager
RiverWorks Thrift Store
Colleen Johnson, 
General Manager
RiverWorks Thrift Store
Denise Kesanen,
Executive Director
Robin LaFond
Food Shelf Manager

VOLUNTEER RIVERWORKS  PROGRAM MANAGERS 
Annette 
Tryon
LouAnn 
Eberspacher
Event Co-Chairs 
Marilyn Nelson
Betsy 
Pennuto 
Program Chair
Kristy, Natalia and Jose Flores
​Food & Nutrition Directors  
Wrangling them up for a group picture at the 2016 Steak Fry and Auction! 
Back Row Left - Right 
Micah Kleinschmidt, Keith Robinson, Denise Kesanen, Daryl MacLean, Brian Howe
Front Row Left - Right 
Ariel Johnson, Kathy McMillen, Beth Svoboda, Maria Banda
The 2016 Board of Directors
Not Pictured 
Diane Eldien, Store Associate
Tracy VanLith, Store Associate