Why I give: Dr. Ashley Lundin

Dr. Ashley Lundin wants to make her community a better place in which to live, work and receive health care....

Meet woman behind Taco Fest’s legendary frybread recipe

You might not know Margaret DeMers by name, but you've probably tasted her fan-favorite frybread recipe. She's been a vital...
Denny Sanford and Robert Wilkie

Donation funds new veterans’ care initiative

On March 12, leaders from Sanford Health and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs convened in Washington, D.C., to announce...

Guardian Angel now on My Sanford Chart

The Sanford Health Foundation’s Guardian Angel program can now be accessed directly through the My Sanford Chart app. You don’t...

Sanford Health Foundation named a top performing fundraising organization

The Sanford Health Foundation was recently recognized as one of 64 “High Performers” in the U.S. and Canada by the...
Dr. John C. Vander Woude

‘He was an extraordinary man’: Honoring the legacy of Dr. John C. Vander Woude

Story by Debby Vander Woude  The Sanford Lorraine Cross Award speaks to all of us in different ways. For some,...

Heart patient grateful for Bemidji care

Tim Nordby was in the right place at the right time — here in Bemidji. Tim settled in Bemidji a...
Sanford Health's Kelby Krabbenhoft and Good Samaritan Society's David Horazdovsky

Sanford Health, Good Samaritan Society finalize affiliation. What’s next?

Sanford Health has formally combined with the Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society, one of the nation's largest nonprofit senior care...

Sanford Lorraine Cross Award winners, donors set high bar

Two women with a vision to make the blind see have won the inaugural $1 million Sanford Lorraine Cross Award....

Meet the finalists for the Sanford Lorraine Cross Award

From among the world’s most daring and determined innovators working in the most promising fields of medical science, just four...

‘Mr. Miracle’ recovers from life-threatening heart condition

On any given day, you might see Don Thorson casting a line on a local lake. You wouldn't know a...

Finding the beauty of hope

 Rochelle Friesen stood in front of her bathroom mirror with dog clippers in her hand. A few days earlier...

Retired beautician, cancer survivor gives back

Michelle Sand wasn't ready to lose her hair. As a retired beautician, she couldn't imagine walking around her community with...

Sanford Hospice makes great end-of-life care possible

Joan Hirt always looked out for everyone else. She made sure her four children and many grandkids and great-grandkids had...

Two generations of great care

When Tiffany Dunn was born, the first face she saw was that of Dr. Jane Killgore, obstetrician and gynecologist at...