Mason’s Match- Double your donation

You can double your donation to the Buffalo Food Shelf

Make your check payable to Nelson Lodge #135 with Buffalo Food Shelf on the memo line.

Mail your check to Klein Bank, 910 Commercial Drive, Buffalo MN 55313.

Or drop your donation at the Buffalo Food Shelf and we will deposit it on your behalf. All donations must be received by February 28, 2019. We will receive your donation in March and the Buffalo Mason’s match will be
in April.

Green Bean Open

Thursday, July 26 we had an amazing turn out for the Green Bean Open. So many wonderful volunteers who came out the day of the event to help- Christine Husom, Jackie Wurm, Molly Propes, Marianne Kraft, Teri Lachermeier, Wild Marsh, Brian Yost and Nicole Yost family, Megan Omann Ali Tokkesdal and Jack Tokkesdal, Buffalo fire department, David Pursley, Tim Gallagher, Kathy Peterson, Joe Steffel, Janis Moore, Fred Naaktgeboren

Huge thank you to Chris Fredrick and Nancy Stauffer for continuous help. Mary Jo Stubstad for countless hours of work and Brian Yost for putting up with us.

John Lundsten to the sponsors for sponsoring the HS team.

All the golfers, sponsors and donors. You are truly what makes this community amazing and I hope you know how many lives you have touched!

Toys for Tots

Rotary Club of Buffalo Toys For Tots
Toys for Tots Coordinator Jean Carlson

We provide toys for families in the cities of Buffalo and Montrose only.  Distribution Day for toys for 2017 will be on Saturday, December 16, 2017.  


Applications will be received November 1st – December 8th. Applications should be mailed to:  Buffalo Rotary Toys For Tots, PO Box 501, Buffalo, MN 55313

Applications are available at the following locations:

  • Buffalo Food Shelf
  • Wright County Human Services
  • Buffalo Chamber of Commerce
Applications may also be submitted electronically through this website.Verification/Documentation for Distribution Day

This year we will, again, be very strictly be enforcing the requirement that parents present ORIGINAL (not photocopy) birth certificate or a CURRENT YEAR school photo identification for each child, as well as identification card for the parent (and if the identification card does not have a Buffalo or Montrose address, a current utility bill with a Buffalo or Montrose address).  Toys will not be provided if this information is not brought with on registration day.


Cash donations are very much appreciated and may be made via this website or by mailing a check to Buffalo Rotary Toys for Tots, P.O. Box 501, Buffalo, MN 55313. Any donations that you make through this local Rotary Club of Buffalo Toys For Tots website will stay local and will be used to purchase a toy for a child in Buffalo or Montrose.

Toy donations (new and unwrapped) may be made at any of the drop boxes located throughout the Buffalo and Montrose community (availabale approximately mid-November – mid-December).