Be Part Of NDAD’s Mission; Take Part In Giving Hearts Day 2017

NDAD & Giving Hearts Day 2017. The longtime charity helping people with disabilities and health challenges is, for the first time, part of the region’s rapidly growing annual regional giving event. More than 350 regional nonprofit organizations in North Dakota and Minnesota are taking part. Giving Hearts Day is Feb. 9, 2017. That day is…
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Dessert Benefit For Gretchen Graf Set For Tuesday In Grand Forks

Gretchen Graf has been a pastor and teacher in Grand Forks and East Grand Forks since 1993. Eight years ago, she was diagnosed with myelofibrosis, a form of chronic leukemia and prevents bone marrow from making blood. In August, Gretchen will begin a bone marrow transplant process with her sister as her donor. Gretchen and…
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New NDAD Insider Newsletter Offers An Escape

Use this link — http://www.ndad.org/newsletter.asp — to download the digital edition of the latest NDAD Insider newsletter. It’s a special edition focusing on 20 years of NDAD’s adaptive water recreation extravaganza known as Escape to the Lake. The 2014 Escape was held at Nelson Lake near Center, N.D., on June 21. If you don’t get…
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Terry Harmon Benefit Set For Satuday: ‘Nice To Know People Care About You’

By Mike Brue  GRAND FORKS — A little more than a year ago, Terry Harmon began a new health journey that turned into a roller coaster ride. “It’s been a tough haul,” he said this week. Still, the 51-year-old Grand Forks man is more optimistic than he’s been in months that he’s nearing a positive…
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NDAD’s Busy Free Assistive Equipment Loan Program Re-stocked

February was a busy month for the Grand Forks portion of NDAD’s free short-term equipment loan program. Even though February is the year’s shortest month, the program provided 95 pieces of assistive equipment out of its Grand Forks office – surpassing the record of 89 pieces in July 2013, according to Jeri Hietala, NDAD’s client…
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