GIVING HEARTS DAY

It’s Giving Hearts Day. Find out how you can make a difference.

FARGO (KFGO/KVRR) – Giving Hearts Day is a 24-hour fundraising event for charities in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Since the first event in 2008, generous donors have given more than $112 million, 100% of which goes directly to participating charities. Nearly 550 charities are participating in Giving Hearts Day in 2022. Giving Hearts Day 2022 has already raised over…

LIVE: Lend A Hand Up On Giving Hearts Day

You can donate to Lend a Hand Up and 500+ other organizations on Giving Hearts Day

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – KVRR’s Adam Ladwig visits with Lend a Hand Up Director Jeana Peinovich on this Giving Hearts Day to talk about the work her organization does to help families in need in our community. You can donate to Lend a Hand Up and 500+ other organizations on Giving Hearts Day by visiting www.givingheartsday.org. Categories: Local News, Morning…

LIVE: Honor Flight Looking For Help Restarting Veterans Flights On Giving Hearts Day

The Veterans Honor Flight of ND/MN is raising money this Giving Hearts Day

  FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – This Giving Hearts Day, you can help a non-profit that takes veterans on a free journey to our nation’s capital get back off the ground. The Veterans Honor Flight of North Dakota/Minnesota has been grounded since October, 2019 due to COVID. They’re finally preparing to resume taking veterans to Washington, D.C. with a flight in…

LIVE: Giving Hearts Week Begins

Giving Hearts Day Is Thursday, February 10th

  FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – Giving Hearts Day is less than three days away The Dakota Medical Foundation says their goal is to get 100 thousand people to donate money, time or other goods to some of the nearly 540 organizations in our region participating. There are plenty of incentives for people looking to give. All donors will be entered…

Veteran’s Concert Jazz & Swing Band at Fargo Air Museum

People bring their dancing shoes to the Fargo Air Museum to boogie heading into Given Hearts Week.

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — This was the first ever Giving Hearts Day Jazz Dance and organizers plan to continue this new event. Fargo Air Museum will have events over the next few days like Wednesday’s veterans coffee hour. Adoption agency Homeward Bound will bring puppies for adoption and there will be a blood drive on Thursday. “To really spur and…

Pet Connection: Meet Yukon

Yukon is built for Fargo's winter weather in this week's Pet Connection from Homeward Animal Shelter

  We have a gorgeous young dog who is perfectly at home in a Fargo winter. So much so he dragged Homeward Animal Shelter’s Heather Klefstad outside in sub-zero temperatures just to film his Pet Connection piece. Bundle up and meet the bundle of energy that is Yukon in today’s Pet Connection. He’s a 2-year-old Husky who needs a family…

LIVE: Fargo Monthly Highlights Giving Hearts Day

The spotlight is on Giving Hearts Day this month

  The spotlight is on Giving Hearts Day this month. Spotlight Media is only publishing two issues this month, Fargo Monthly and Fargo Inc. They’re both highlighting February 10th’s Giving Hearts Day. The will be available online this week, and at news stands in local stores in about two weeks. With more than 500 charities raising money that day, it…

LIVE: Get The Details About This Year’s Giving Hearts Day

Giving Hearts Day Is Set For February 10th

  Fargo, N.D. (KVRR) – They’re gearing up for the annual single-day charity blitz that is Giving Hearts Day. It’s February 10th this year. The Dakota Medical Foundation says their goal is to get 100 thousand people to either donate money, time or other goods to some of the nearly 540 organizations in our region participating. There are plenty of…

Great Plains Food Bank celebrates Hunger Action Day

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — It’s Hunger Action Day and Great Plains Food Bank is celebrating with it’s annual Packathon. Throughout the week the food bank has been welcoming volunteers as they pack bags filled with food for hungry families in need. The bags will be going toward the school backpack program and are set to be shipped through schools in…

Local Red Cross Seeking More Than Money On Giving Hearts Day

The local chapter held a blood drive on Thursday afternoon, the first time they've done so on Giving Hearts Day

FARGO, ND (KVRR) – Blood Drives are essential at any time of the year but even more so on a day that’s aimed at donating. As organizations across the area rally financial support on Giving Hearts Day, the American Red Cross of Eastern North Dakota and Northwest Minnesota is taking it a step further. “You know, today is giving hearts…