Published February 02 2014
Lend A HandLend A Hand, Fargo, is a Dakota Medical Foundation program that offers matching funds to support fundraising efforts for people experiencing a medical crisis in Cass and Clay counties. To learn more or to donate online, visit www.dakmed.org/lendahand
Current fundraising efforts include: Rocky Manning, Amber Lockwood, Zach Scherling, Madison Schurman, Jim and Lynne Barnum, Karla Johnson and Lexi Bolstad. Upcoming events include:
Bowlin’ for the Colon, Fargo, bowling fundraiser, silent auction and bake sale to benefit Lend A Hand from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Sunset Lanes, Highway 75 N., Moorhead. Register at www.teamchip.org or make a donation at dakmed.org/lendahand.
Giving Hearts Day, on Feb. 13, online donations of $10 or more to Lend A Hand’s Giving Fund will be matched by Dakota Medical Foundation.
Karla Johnson, Harwood, N.D., dinner benefit and silent auction from 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 15, followed by a dance to Midnight Highway from 8 to 11 p.m. at the Harwood Community Center; online gifts may be directed to www.dakmed.org/lendahand, cash or check gifts payable to Karla Johnson Benefit may be directed to Harwood State Bank, 401 Dakota Ave., Harwood, N.D. 58042.
Madison Schurman, Moorhead, a benefit will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at Triumph Church, 2901 20th St. S., Moorhead; online donations may be made to dakmed.org/lendahand, cash or check gifts made payable to Madison Schurman Benefit Fund may be directed to Bell State Bank, 1333 8th St. S., Moorhead, Minn. 56560.
Jim and Lynne Barnum, Moorhead, a benefit will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. March 30 at the American Legion, 303 30th St. N., Moorhead; online donations may be made to dakmed.org/lendahand, cash or check donations payable to Barnum Benefit may be made dropped off at any Bell State Bank or mailed to Bell State Bank, 1333 8th St. S., Moorhead, Minn. 56560.
Lexi Bolstad, Fargo, silent auction will be held in conjunction with the high school basketball games at Davies High School, 7150 25th St. S., Fargo, on March 29, the silent auction will begin at 5 p.m. with basketball games following at 6 and 7:30; online donations may be made to www.dakmed.org/lendahand, cash or check contributions payable to LexiJam Benefit Fund may be directed to Wells Fargo Bank, 2501 13th Ave. S., Fargo, N.D. 58103.