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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Home On The Range Awarded 3rd Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant

Home On The Range, a therapeutic working ranch in southwestern North Dakota for at-risk and traumatized teen boys and girls, recently received the third $5,000 Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant from NDAD. Awarded twice annually, the grant is named for NDAD’s late co-founder and original program services leader, who died in early 2014. The grant will…
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‘9-1-1 Call If You Can. Text If You Can’t’

Text to 9-1-1 became available statewide in North Dakota early this month, according to North Dakota 9-1-1. It’s available to customers of any of the six cellular carriers operating in the state: AT&T, Sagebrush, Sprint, SRT, T-Mobile and Verizon. Via text, you can now reach 9-1-1 in an emergency, and that message will be routed…
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NDAD Application Process Begins For 3rd Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant

NDAD is pleased to announce the start of its application process for the third Faye Gibbens Memorial Grant, named for the statewide charitable nonprofit’s late co-founder and longtime program services leader. As it has twice before since the grant’s debut in 2015, NDAD will award a $5,000 grant to a North Dakota agency/organization to be…
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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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