Uplifting families experiencing hardship by rallying help and hope

Support a fundraiser or start a new one.
Donations boosted up to $5,000 per eligible fundraiser.

Featured Fundraiser
Kenneth Wayne Emerson Fundraiser
Join us in supporting Wayne at DGF High School on Sunday, April 21 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. There will be a bake sale, silent auction, raffle, and a free-will offering meal.
Featured Fundraiser
Makayla Woitzel Fundraiser
Join us to support Makayla at her benefit on April 21 in Grandin, ND. There will be walking tacos for a free-will offering, a bake sale, and a silent auction. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Featured Fundraiser
Allison Hintz Fundraiser
Come to Junkyard on April 21 first to support Allison! Allison is a wife, mother of two, and a lifelong Type 1 diabetic. She was diagnosed with breast cancer in September 2023. She lives and works in the Fargo area. There will be a pulled pork meal, a silent auction, an art sale, and a bake sale! Junkyard Brewing Company is not only providing the space but will also be donating $1 for every pint sold during the benefit.
Featured Fundraiser
Lyla's Heart
Join in on a free-will offering spaghetti dinner! There will also be a 50/50 raffle and online silent auction. All proceeds will go towards helping Ashlee and Tanner support their twins, one of which will need to undergo three separate open-heart surgeries. Benefit will take place at Holy Cross Catholic Church from 5:30-7 p.m. on Saturday, April 20.


Gifts may be directed to benefit a specific individual/family fund or to the program itself to boost help for many families.

How-to Guide

The Lend A Hand Up program partners with friends and volunteers who step forward to help a neighbor in need! Lend A Hand Up resources include a fundraising toolkit, an online giving site, and boost funds to maximize your generosity.

"It is truly a gift to the entire community to have this organization assist so many families in need."

Diane Hersch Krile