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LIVE: Lend A Hand Through 2 Benefits For Locals

LIVE: Lend A Hand Through 2 Benefits For Locals

  FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – You can lend a hand this weekend to people in our community facing daunting medical issues. Lend a Hand Up is hosting fundraisers on Saturday and Sunday. Saturday’s benefit at the Horace Community Center helps Danell Dougherty, a Fargo woman with terminal brain cancer. Sunday’s benefit at the Moorhead American Legion helps Terry Renecker, a…

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…

Lend A Hand Up makes 17 families’ spirits bright with $2,500 each in donations

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – It’s a wonderful feeling when you’re going through hard times to know someone is there that cares. “It’s so overwhelming, the community support we received. It’s been very overwhelming” Stacie Rinde who’s battling breast cancer said. Seventeen families going through health issues receive $2,500 from Lend A Hand Up through Holiday Hand Up. Fifty thousand dollars…

Fargo family raises money for toddler’s medical expenses

"It's been a hardship, we had a very complicated pregnancy and then the loss of our son Carter, but we just try to focus on Brooks and keeping him healthy."

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — A Fargo couple is calling on people’s support for help with their son’s medical challenges. With the help of Lend a Hand Up, Dakota Medical Foundation and Drumconrath Brewing Company, the Thiesen family is hoping for community support at their Brews for Brooks fundraiser. “We’re having a benefit for my son Brooks, who’s been having some…

Lend a Hand Up Expanding Ways To Raise Money Amid Greater Need

There are several ways to help out people in need through Lend a Hand Up

  The Lend a Hand Up organization says they’re seeing more need than ever to help people battling injuries and illness. They’re hosting multiple online and in-person benefits, including for Holly Siverling, a Fargo woman battling Stage 4 breast cancer, and Sam Hardesty, a National Guardsman who lost a leg in a workplace accident this summer. If you want to…

Benefit helps support woman in cancer fight

Funds will be boosted by Lend A Hand Up.

WEST FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — A taco bar benefit is helping raise funds for a woman diagnosed with melanoma. Family and friends of Carissa Sjolie are hosting the walking taco bar, silent auction and raffle after Sjolie’s diagnosis showed the cancer had spread to her liver, lungs, spleen and brain. The benefit is being held until 10 o’clock tonight at…

Fundraiser Event to Raise Money for a Woman Recovering from Brain Surgery

"She will do anything to protect anybody. Absolutely."

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — A local woman who is recovering from major brain surgery is getting support from the community. “She will do anything to protect anybody. Absolutely,” Paige’s mother, Kim Davis said. Caring and protecting is how many describe Paige Davis. She’s always looking out for others. But, It’s now her turn to be cared for. Paige’s skull was…

Community rallies behind Fargo woman battling cancer

Lend a Hand Up and family came together for a good cause

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) – “You never know what’s knocking at your backdoor.” Breast cancer is never an easy burden to bear. But with friends and family like Chris Beaulieu, one Fargo north woman is being shown an abundance of love and support. Michelle Johnson’s family and friends hosted a benefit in order to rally hope and help during this difficult…

Help Stick It To Cancer With Lend A Hand Up

Group Raising Money For Families Battling Cancer

  You can help families battling cancer avoid financial hardships at the same time. Lend A Hand Up is in the midst of its annual Stick it to Cancer fundraiser. A silent auction runs through February 9th, with all proceeds going to the organization. The event is capped off with a night of high school hockey games on the 9th…