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March 11, 2020
Kurdish leader and former candidate for Moorhead mayor in the hot seat over fundraising in Texas
MOORHEAD — A Kurdish community leader and former mayoral candidate here has found himself a target of criticism in Texas over a nonprofit he...
March 11, 2020 - 4:10pm
March 8, 2020
Minnesota Historical Society blacklists groups over state-funded projects that never got off the ground
ST. PAUL — When the Minnesota Historical Society awarded the Czech and Slovak Cultural Center of Minnesota $1,500 for an oral history project,...
March 8, 2020 - 5:38pm
February 9, 2020
Minnesota animal shelter receives $3 million gift
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — The Animal Humane Society has received a $3 million gift — the largest in its 142-year history — toward the creation...
February 9, 2020 - 5:03pm
January 29, 2020
North Dakota Women’s Christian Temperance Union chapter: 'Ours is the solution to the problem'
DICKINSON, N.D. — In a humble home in Dickinson, five women gathered on Tuesday afternoon, Jan. 28, in fellowship for a cause. After warm welcomes,...
January 29, 2020 - 7:00pm
January 23, 2020
Fargo high school senior creates nonprofit to bring musical performances to rural schools
FARGO — Inspiration struck Joanna Lin about two years ago after a trip to Washington, D.C., with other high school students from across North...
January 23, 2020 - 12:00am
December 16, 2019
Great Plains Food Bank plans $1.5 million regional service center in Bismarck-Mandan
BISMARCK — Fargo-based Great Plains Food Bank is planning to open a $1.5 million regional center in Bismarck-Mandan next summer to boost service...
December 16, 2019 - 9:00am
December 7, 2019
How to make sure your donated items aren't burdening charities
Sleigh bells ring, the air is crisp, and the urges both to help fellow humans and to rack up a tax deduction by year's end overwhelm. In the...
December 7, 2019 - 9:30am
November 12, 2019
GiveMN hopes to surpass record 2018 fundraising
ST. PAUL — When a child has a heart disease, it affects the whole family.Camp Odayin, a Minnesota nonprofit organization that supports children...
November 12, 2019 - 6:51pm
July 20, 2019
Guatemalan nonprofit founded by Wisconsin women wins global award
MAIDEN ROCK, Wis. — Of the 180 artists from 50 countries participating in the 2019 International Folk Art Market in Sante Fe, N.M., only six...
July 20, 2019 - 9:03am
July 16, 2019
North Dakota animal sanctuary raising money to apply for nonprofit status
NEW ROCKFORD, N.D. — Hawkes Homestead Animal Sanctuary, located on a fifth-generation farmstead near here, is raising money to apply for nonprofit...
July 16, 2019 - 4:02pm
100 years of helping: Doing the work that's not always 'popular,' Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota marks 100 years
FARGO — A social service agency that’s housed orphans, facilitated adoptions, provided disaster relief and been the center of sometimes controversial...
February 16, 2019 - 3:50pm
January 17, 2019
UND Grad's organization raises $1000 for UND Pride Center
Paul Butler, who's also a Davies grad, started the organization "I am Here," two years ago. Butler's organization helps promote LGBTQ visibility,...
January 17, 2019 - 4:54pm
November 9, 2018
Silent auction funds keep dog rescue open for another year
FARGO, N.D. -- 4 Luv of Dog will be holding its 10th annual Silent Auction and Social at the Holiday Inn in Fargo on Saturday, November 10. ...
November 9, 2018 - 4:53pm
September 19, 2018
Audit criticizes Minnesota Zoo's handling of vendor contracts, tickets
APPLE VALLEY, Minn. — The Minnesota Zoo said it is taking corrective measures after an audit criticized the way it handled some donations, contracts and concert tickets. On Wednesday, Sept. 19, the legislative auditor's office released the results of a two-month-long audit that...
September 19, 2018 - 8:25pm
September 11, 2018
Metal group Metallica donates $10,000 to food bank in Fargo
FARGO — Longtime heavy-metal music group Metallica has taken a philanthropic approach during its current tour by donating money through the...
September 11, 2018 - 7:02pm