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Celebrate #Giving Tuesday today with Best Friends
It's the holiday season already and today is a special day: It's Giving Tuesday! To donate securely, please visit:www.bestfriendsnd.organd click on Donate button. For more information on Giving Tue...
12/3/13 at 11:26 AM Let us know why you're giving! 11/27/13 at 12:05 PM
Tis the season of Giving 12/10/12 at 9:07 AM
#GivingTuesday The holidays have become an endless marketing ploy to increase sales: GreyThursday, BlackFriday, Small BusinessSaturday, CyberMondayand now Giving Tuesday. While we all have our own ide...
12/3/13 at 7:50 AM
10 Tips To Avoid Financial Chaos This Holiday Season
For many families, the holidays and overspending go hand in hand. If the holidays have created financial chaos in the past for your household, you may be wondering how to survive the holidays this yea...
11/26/13 at 8:10 AM Should I Give Money to my Adult Child? 8/11/13 at 7:55 AM
How to Avoid Overspending This Holiday Season 11/19/12 at 9:14 AM
Toys for Tots drive
There's still time to donate to the National Marine Corps Toys for Tots drive coordinated locally by United Way. Today thru Dec. 4 we will be collecting donations of new, unwrapped toys to be distr...
11/25/13 at 4:57 PM Friday is LIVE UNITED DAY in North Dakota 11/14/13 at 5:00 PM
2013 'Undies Sundays' Results & Photos 10/28/13 at 1:21 PM
Clutter Free Gift Giving
How do we stop homes from overflowing with "stuff" is a question that I get. The answer is simple....stop buying "stuff"! And the bonus answer is to stop having other people buy you stuff. Focus ins...
11/25/13 at 2:51 PM Less Than 100 Days Until Christmas 9/20/12 at 9:22 PM
Gift Giving On A Budget 12/19/11 at 8:46 AM
Thank you Sam's Club of Grand Forks!
We would like to say THANK YOU to Sam's Club of Grand Forks for donating a $50 Gift Card to the Santa Claus Girls! Donations may be sent to Santa Claus Girls, Grand Forks Herald, Box 6008, Grand Fo...
11/22/13 at 4:51 PM It's that time of year again... 11/7/13 at 8:29 AM
Bigger goal for bigger impact 11/6/13 at 8:43 AM
SATURDAY'S VEZINA BENEFIT: Boy, 9, steers self toward character-driven recovery
By Mike Brue GRAND FORKS-- Steven Vezina is a character. The 9-year-olds family and relatives vouch for that. Hes a comical person. Hes still comical, his mom, Traci Jones of Bismarck, said this wee...
11/22/13 at 4:06 PM Month of the caregiver 11/18/13 at 2:58 PM
PRAYERS FOR PEYTON BENEFIT SATURDAY: Grand Forks 6-year-old rebounds after 'tummy ache' takes life-threatening turn 11/15/13 at 5:19 PM
Toys For Tots
Looking forward to this year's campaign....
11/4/13 at 7:14 AM
Double your Donations
Besides being Valentines Day, Thursday, February 14 is also Giving Hearts Day. Giving Hearts Day is an online fundraising program that is made possible through a partnership between Impact, Dakota M...
2/13/13 at 7:22 PM Avoid Clutter with Consumable Gifts 11/8/12 at 8:10 PM
Double Your Donations 2/13/12 at 5:09 PM
A More Colorful Kind of Love
Its Valentines Day again and Im still wondering whether well ever do away with this silly holiday. As I've ranted about in previous blogs, this day forces men to show their love in the form of a $100...
2/13/13 at 2:11 PM
Gift Giving Doesn't Have To Break The Bank
The holiday season can bring great joy and frustration. It all depends how you approach it. In an effort to keep yourself sane and your pocketbook within budget, try creating a gift that will have m...
12/10/12 at 8:38 AM Greed Is Bad! 4/23/12 at 9:11 AM
Jared Frisco has Diane Stark.
I like the marketing campaign Target Stores has used this season - Santa has elves; you have Target. It is one of my favorite holiday marketing campaigns for quite awhile. Of course, I still love the ...
12/23/11 at 10:36 AM And the tree was happy... 1/26/11 at 9:49 PM
Operation Christmas Child - thank you for the gift! 11/17/09 at 1:25 AM
Santa Claus Girls
The Santa Claus Girls is a charitable organization, created by Grand Forks Herald employees in 1916. The group was started to share a little Christmas spirit in the area by giving gifts to children. ...
11/25/11 at 7:00 AM
Are there father/son woodworking retreats?
For Christmas, we give the kids three presents: one just for fun, one I make, and one that is educational/creative. The first category is easy - ZhuZhu pet. Remote control truck. Duplo set. The secon...
12/14/10 at 2:50 PM Toys R Us is looking pretty good right now. 12/13/10 at 3:37 PM
Grand Forks Herald story: Foundation sends $14.5 million to UND
Nice work UND Alumni Association and Foundation and a hearty thanks to all of the generous UND alumni out there all over the world! http://www.grandforksherald.com/event/article/id/185999/...
12/7/10 at 9:17 AM Reminder: UND To Hold â€˜North Dakota Spirit: The Campaign for UNDâ€™ Event in Fargo Tuesday, Nov. 9 11/8/10 at 5:51 PM