Thank you

Thank you for being a giving heart on Giving Hearts Day!
We raised over $40,000 from over 160 donors across 8 different states.

Giving Hearts like you are Building Bright Futures for children and families in our community.
Your gift on Giving Hearts Day is making a significant difference in the Greater Grand Forks Area.

You are helping build brighter futures for families through United Way's programs such as Families First, the Backpack Program, Kidz Closet, and the Larimore Food Pantry help neighbors meet their basic needs to ensure safe housing, adequate food, and warm clothing. Together, we are providing parents with the resources they need to succeed at work, school, and at home.

The work we do would not be possible without you! Thank you for being a giving heart and giving hope to a neighbor for a brighter future.

With Gratitude,
Heather Novak, Executive Director

join us next year!

Save the Date for Giving Hearts Day on February 8, 2024.

Giving Hearts Day is a 24-hour fundraising event organized by Dakota Medical Foundation, benefitting charities in North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Since the first event in 2008, generous donors have given more than $138 million to local causes.We are grateful to be a part of the 560+ charities participating in this annual fundraising event. We hope you can join us in building bright futures for children and families on Giving Hearts Day in 2024!

- thank you to our sponsors -

3 Ways to Fuel Opportunities to Thrive  

All Giving Hearts Day donations will help neighbors get to work or school by providing car repairs, transportation vouchers, car seats & more!
1. On Giving Hearts Day
  • Visit: GivingHeartsDay.org and search for #FuelOpportunities
  • Drop off a check at United Way or Dakota Medical Foundation
2. Give Early
  • Schedule a donation at GivingHeartsDay.org and search for #FuelOpportunities
    Make sure the “Schedule this Gift” box is checked in your cart review
  • Mail a check to United Way:

    1407 24th Ave S. Suite 400
    Grand Forks, ND 58201

    Date your check for
    February 11, 2021 to be counted towards our $15,000 match!
  • Early gifts will be processed on Giving Hearts Day!
3. Year-Round Giving
  • Schedule a monthly recurring gift to United Way at GivingHeartsDay.org
  • GivingHeartsDay.org is up and running year-round so you can make a donation at any time!