Ends 2/5 – You are invited to the Lion Sized Breakfast & Bake Sale on Feb. 5th at the Washburn Memorial Hall from 10:00 AM till 1:00 PM. All you can eat!! Biscuits & Gravy, Sausage, Scrambled Eggs, Hash Browns, Juice & Coffee. This is their fund raiser for Local and Worldwide Lions Projects.
Ends 2/13 - One of the nicest things you can do today is give blood. Donate blood at Gackle’s blood drive on February 13th from 9:00 to 3:00 at Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Call Marcy Nies at 485-3399 or Deanna Zenker at 485-3525 to make an appointment.
Ends 2/14 - Come and see or be a “Famous Couple From History”. This Valentine’s Day, ITEMP will create an event to compare to no other! Your romantic evening will benefit the trafficked and exploited children who are rescued in order to be rehabilitated and reunited with their families.There will be costumes, live music, great food and all kinds of entertainment to fill the night with fun. Call now to reserve your tickets through The GOD’S CHILD Project.
Ends 2/15 – You are invited out for the 40th annual KFYR Agri-International Feb. 14th & 15th at the Bismarck Event Center. This event was created as a way to show our appreciation for the region's farmers and ranchers and to acknowledge the importance of agriculture to our economy. Over the years, the Agri International has evolved into a premiere mid-winter event with hundreds of agribusiness exhibits and numerous educational and informational programs.
Ends 3/3 - The 2017 Brave the Shave campaign is now open. Are you ready to join in the fight? It’s easy. Raise money and shave your head, cut 8 or more inches of hair or donate to your favorite person shaving. Log on to bravetheshave.coop to sign up or donate. The 2017 flagship event - the 10th anniversary is March 10 at the Bismarck Missouri Valley Family YMCA at 1:30 p.m.
Ends xx/xx- Alzheimer’s disease is the most under-recognized public health crisis of the 21st century. No one should face Alzheimer’s or another dementia alone. There are people who understand and the Alzheimer’s Association has help available. As the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research, the Alzheimer’s Association has FREE caregiver resources through the North Dakota Dementia Care Services Program. Call the 24/7 Helpline at 1-800-272-3900 or visit alz.org/mnnd to learn more.
Ends xx/xx- NWS PEACE Program is currently seeking caring families in our area to host high school age international exchange students. Students are ages 15-18 and are available for “adoption” for 5-12 months. Students come with medical insurance and spending money; you provide a loving home, 3 meals a day, a bed, (continue next page) (from previous page) and a lifetime experience for the student as well as your family. For more information call 866-846-3977 or go online to www.nw-services.com.
Ends xx/xx- You can make the world a better place where it matters most -- right in your own hometown. The North Dakota Community Foundation has been improving the lives of North Dakota citizens and their communities since 1976. They administer over 500 chatitable funds, including 56 community foundations and over 200 scholarships for North Dakota youth. Find out how you can make a difference in your hometown and leave a legacy for the next generations of North Dakotans. Call the North Dakota Community Foundations at 222-8349 for more information or go online to www.ndcf.net.
Ends xx/xx- United Way Backpack Program sponsors are needed for 2015. You or your business can provide weekend meals to nearly 500 children in the Bismarck-Mandan community for only two thousand dollars. A gift of just five dollars ensures that a child has healthy meals when school is out of session. Visit MSAUnitedWay.org and click "give" to ensure students succeed in school.
Ends xx/xx- Did you know that there are medical grants available for families struggling with child health-related expenses? The United Healthcare Children’s Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2013 grant program. Grants, up to $5,000, are available to help families who need financial assistance. Go online to apply at www.uhccf.org.
Ends xx/xx- Tracy’s Sanctuary House is in need of volunteers and/or donations. Tracy’s House is open day and night to those individuals that are facing traumatic emergency situations while awaiting word on their loved ones who need medical care. If you would like to donate please consider these items: Office supplies, Bottled Water, Bath Tissue, Pillows, Sheets, Gift Certificates and Monetary donations. Please call 258-5889 for more info.
Ends xx/xx- If you’re a non-profit organization that would like to make an announcement here or on one of our 6 radio stations, please submit your Public Service Announcement at least 2 weeks prior to your event. Mail to: PSA Director PO Box 2156 Bismarck, ND 58502 or email, email@example.com.