Eight local nonprofits participating in Giving Hearts Day

Eight local nonprofits participating in Giving Hearts Day Click to Enlarge

DETROIT LAKES / FARGO - Eight local nonprofits will be participating in Giving Hearts Day on Feb. 8 hoping to raise fund for their causes. Giving Hearts Day, a 24-hour online fundraising event has raised over $41 million for charities throughout North Dakota and Minnesota since 2008.

The one-day event offers an opportunity for charity contributions of $10 or more to be matched, dollar for dollar, by Fargo-based Dakota Medical Foundation and Impact Institute.

Local charities involved this year include Lakes Crisis & Resource Center, Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes & Perham, Health Resources Center, Essentia Health St. Mary's Foundation, Friends of Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge, Minnesota Flyers Gymnastics, Compassion House, and American Cancer Society/Relay for Life.

To show your support and have your online donation matched, go to givingheartsday.org or impactgiveback.org between 12 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 8 or visit Hub 41 in Detroit Lakes to make a donation by check, cash or credit card.

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