Shopko supports Hope at the Inn, backpack program

Courtesy photo Rick Curtis, manager of Escanaba Shopko, presents a check from the Shopko Foundation to Ann Christiansen of First Lutheran Church in Gladstone. The grant money will be used to purchase items for Hope at the Inn, the local traveling homeless shelter, and for the Kiwanis to buy items for its backpack program that sends food home to needy children on the weekends.