Sam Hardesty

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…

Lemonade fundraiser benefits North Dakota Guardsman after losing leg

I knew that I had a lot of people that loved me, but I didn't know that I had this many."

WEST FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — A lemonade stand is helping provide a glimmer of hope to a North Dakota Guardsman. A work accident on June 21st left 23-year-old Sam Hardesty with a severed right leg and an injured left leg. Now two local girls are honoring him by turning lemons into lemonade as a symbol of hope. “I was so…