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Gas prices eat up charities’ resources

March 28, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

It eats up their clients resources, too, they say, and increase the demand for services. Some nonprofits have had to respond by pulling back. Gas prices appear headed for $4 a gallon territory and nonprofits anticipate more demand. Continue Reading

UND ranks 11th for online education

March 19, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

UND ranked No. 11 out of more than 200 nonprofit schools in the nation for online education, according to this year’s rankings by Guide to Online Schools, a leading college education website. Continue Reading

United Way of West Central Minn. has record amount of funding requests

March 11, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR When community review panels for the United Way of West Central Minnesota sit down later this month to evaluate funding applications, they’ll be working with a record number of requests.
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Nonprofits endure as funding dries up

December 23, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

By training, Dan Pfarr is a social worker. By necessity, he’s become a sharp-penciled business manager. Continue Reading

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F-M food pantry needs $250,000 by end of November to facilitate move to larger location

September 16, 2011 in INFORUM

FARGO The Fargo-Moorhead Emergency Food Pantry still needs more than $250,000 by the end of November to move into a new, larger space. Continue Reading

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United Way effort kicks off

September 14, 2011 in INFORUM

Mother tells how funds have helped
FARGO Jennelle Bichler’s story brought the 500 or so people who gathered Wednesday at the Fargo Air Museum to their feet. Continue Reading

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AP investigation: Some 9/11 charities failed miserably

August 25, 2011 in INFORUM

Decade after attacks, millions in donations unaccounted for
NEW YORK Americans eager to give after the 9/11 terrorist attacks poured $1.5 billion into hundreds of charities established to serve the victims, their families and their memories. But a decade later, an investigation shows that many of those nonprofits have failed miserably. Continue Reading

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Famine moves Minnesota Somalis to raise money

July 27, 2011 in INFORUM

Donors carefully choose relief groups
MINNEAPOLIS Mohamed Hassan gets emotional when he hears about the famine devastating Somalia, recalling his own months-long walk from Mogadishu to Kenya two decades ago as a teenager fleeing the civil war. Continue Reading

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Called to action: United Way volunteers help with Minot relief efforts

July 20, 2011 in INFORUM

FARGO – Courtney Buskirk and her Rasmussen College co-workers planned on lending a hand to the community Wednesday. They just didn’t know they’d be lending quite so much sweat.
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Called to action: United Way volunteers help with Minot relief efforts

July 20, 2011 in INFORUM

FARGO – Courtney Buskirk and her Rasmussen College co-workers planned on lending a hand to the community Wednesday. They just didn’t know they’d be lending quite so much sweat.
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