Strong Kids Campaign director, Caron Salo (left), accepts a check for $1,000 from George Edwardsen of the Operating Engineers Local 324, representing the Delta County Trades & Labor Council. Each year, the Council supports area programs for children and other charities with the earnings from their Annual Dinner/Dance Fundraiser. One hundred percent of the proceeds are given back to the community. This year's event will take place on Saturday, March 1, from 5 p.m. to midnight at the Eagle's Hall, 608 Ludington St., Escanaba. Tickets will be available at Gust Asp's Party Store and the Rapid River Mini-Mart.