Start a Fundraiser

With Lend A Hand Up, it's easy to start an online fundraiser to rally help for neighbors living in
Cass (ND), Clay (MN), and Becker (MN) Counties.

Want to host a benefit? There's help for that too!

Raise More With Us

Lend A Hand Up is a unique giving site and auction platform that boosts proceeds up to $5,000 per eligible family fundraiser. 

Start an online fundraiser in 4 easy steps!

Step 1

Review eligibility criteria and determine two champions to help launch and promote the fundraiser.

Step 2

Determine if the request to start a fundraiser will be initiated by the recipient or by a champion who does not live in the same household as the recipient and will not personally benefit from the fundraiser.

Step 3

Provide information as requested on the intake form(s) to include validation of residency and current challenge.

Step 4

Once approved, work with Lend A Hand Up staff to launch and promote the fundraiser.


Office: 701-356-2661, Email:

If you have started a request for a fundraiser you can log back in here.

We encourage online submission; If online submission is not possible, please reach out to us for assistance.  Once both parts of the request have been submitted our committee will review the application.  The champion will be notified once approved, or if more information is needed.

Contact us at or call 701-356-2661.

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