February 9, 2017, 12:00am - February 9, 2017, 11:59pm
Get your friends to #KeepTheLoveLocal with you! Giving Hearts Day is February 9, 2017. It's a 24-hour online giving event for more than 350 charities in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. We are promoting the 36 local non-profits that are participating this year!! They are:
4-H Foundation of North Dakota
Altru Family YMCA
Altru Health Foundation
Anne Carlsen Center
Boy Scouts of America, Northern Lights Council
Child Evangelism Fellowship of North Dakota, Inc., Northeast Chapter
Circle of Friends Humane Society
Community Violence Intervention Center
Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch
Empire Arts Center
Girl Scouts - Dakota Horizons
Global Friends Coalition
Grand Forks Foundation for Education
Grand Forks Parks & Recreation Foundation
Grand Forks Senior Center
Holy Family - St. Mary's School
Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota
Make-A-Wish North Dakota
North Dakota Association for the Disabled, Inc.
North Dakota Museum of Art
Northland Christian Counseling Center
Northlands Rescue Mission
Prairie Harvest Mental Health
Red River Valley Gymnastics
Riverside Christian School
Sacred Heart Foundation
Special Olympics North Dakota
St. Thomas Aquinas Newman Center
Sunshine Memorial Foundation
The Salvation Army - Grand Forks
Third Street Clinic
University of North Dakota College of Nursing and Professional Disciplines
Valley Memorial Foundation
Women's Pregnancy Center
Go to givingheartsday.org on February 9th to make your donations!
The Grand Forks Park District would like to thank all of those who made donations at Santa’s Village this past December. We are excited to announce that we have donated 3,550 pounds of food to St. Josephs Food Pantry, as well as over $1,000. This is an increase of 1,297 pounds from last year! Thank you for your generosity and making Grand Forks such a great community in which to live!
Learn the story behind ICON Sports Center.
We are honored to announce that the facility was the recipient of the 2016 Golden Egg Award that's given by the North Dakota Recreation & Park Association.
*Golden Egg Award recognizes outstanding and innovative park projects
Enjoy the changing of the seasons with our outdoor Fall Scavenger Hunt! Get your family & friends together and visit a park to find them all! Print out our guide and don't forget to share your adventure with us on Instagram @GFPARKDISTRICT.
Thank you to Gate City Bank for their belief in this project and for their continuous support of youth recreation in our community! ... See MoreSee Less
#GCBActsofKindness Our Grand Forks offices donated $50,000 over the past five years to the Grand Forks Parks & Recreation Foundation Grand Forks Park District to help build the ICON Sports Center youth hockey arena! For more acts: bit.ly/GCBActsofKindness
Last Chance to BE A HERO with us!!!
Donate tonight to the Grand Forks Parks & Rec Foundation at www.impactgiveback.org to make sure all kids can be active in 2015! All donations of $10 made tonight will matched by the Blue Line Club up to $4000! Every dollar raised will go to help low income families afford to get involved in our youth programs!