Sue Baron

Cass-Clay Creamery to match $10,000 in donations for Golden Drive Homeless Kids

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — A local organization dedicated to helping homeless kids in the area is getting a big boost. Cass-Clay Creamery is matching funds donated to Golden Drive Homeless Kids by up to $10,000. The money is provided by the Kemps Foundation. Golden Drive is currently accepting donations for both its sock and Christmas drives. Founder Sue Baron says…

LIVE: Golden Drive Reimagines Largest Event Of The Year

The Relief Event Replaces Golden Drive's Community Event

  Golden Drive’s biggest event of the year is making some permanent changes with the hopes of collecting even more supplies for people experiencing homelessness in our region. The big annual Community Event at Bonanzaville was replaced with a more low-key drive called the Relief Event. After COVID forced the change last year, Golden Drive said it was so successful…

Santa helps Golden Drive Homeless Kids accept donations at West Fargo Fire Dept.

The organization's mission is to raise awareness of the homeless crisis that the children in our community are experiencing

WEST FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) — Santa and his helpers take over the West Fargo Fire Department as they accept donations to help homeless kids in the community. The fundraising event hosted by Sue Baron, founder of Golden Drive Homeless Kids, is a way for community members to give back. People drove by from 2 to 5 p.m. to drop off…

Golden Drive Homeless Kids delivers birthday bags

Over 120 bags filled with birthday goods will be delivered to West Fargo schools, Fraser Daycare, Churches United and Youthworks.

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Golden Drive Homeless Kids is bringing birthday essentials to children in need. The organization will be delivering birthday bags to West Fargo schools, Fraser Daycare, Churches United and Youthworks. Each gift bag includes cake mix, frosting, party favors and ice cream and custard coupons. Cass Clay Creamery and Preference Employment Solutions donated goods and put the…

LIVE: Golden Drive Collects School Supplies For Unprecedented School Year

Collecting Supplies For Learning And To Keep Kids Safe During COVID-19

  During an unprecedented school year, the push to collect school supplies for kids also focuses of keeping kids safe in the classroom. Golden Drive is collecting school supplies at Culver’s today from 11-2 for kids experiencing homelessness. Plus 20% of all sales go towards school supplies. The group is on the lookout for traditional school supplies like backpacks, pencils,…

LIVE: Golden Drive Strives To Meet Growing Need From People In Need

You Can Help Support Group's Community Relief Event

  The demand at shelters and food pantries is rising due to COVID-19. Even during a pandemic, you can still help. Golden Drive is collecting food, hygiene items and baby items for its Community Relief Event starting June 30th through July 16th. You can drop off items from a safe social distance at the West Fargo Fire Department from eight…

Golden Drive Community Event Cancelled this Summer

FARGO, ND — The Golden Drive Community Event is cancelled. Organizer Sue Baron made the announcement Friday morning on the Golden Drive Facebook page. The Golden Drive’s 8th Annual Community event was scheduled for July 18, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. at Bonanzaville. Here is her statement: With a heavy heart, we are sorry to announce the cancellation…

Social Distancing: Stay Golden

Plus, A Haircut Dilemma

  Even some of the most basic things we do bring a whole rash of new questions this morning. Like, I think I need a haircut. It’s getting pretty raggedy. Even that little bit of growth is agony for TV news people. We’re taught to keep our hair locked in as tight as possible like our lives depend on it….

LIVE: Christmas Gift Drive With Golden Drive

Group Collecting Toys And Supplies To Give Kids Experiencing Homelessness At Happy Holiday Season

  Help kids experiencing homelessness in our region have a merry and bright holiday season. Golden Drive is collecting new toys and supplies at locations throughout the metro, including KVRR studios at 4015 9th Ave, S. in Fargo. Organizer Sue Baron says the supplies are often more important than toys for Christmas. They’re collecting items like clothes, winter gear and…

LIVE: Help Raise Awareness For Child Homelessness With Golden Drive

7th Annual Community Event Coming Up September 7th

  The tireless Sue Baron joins us to talk about Golden Drive’s 7th Annual Community Event & Bike Run. The event is Saturday, September 7th at Bonanzaville in West Fargo. You can get free admission with the donation of hygiene items or non-perishable food. Baron talks about the seemingly endless list of things to do at the event. Find out…