Success Stories


Giving Hearts Day unleashes a chorus of voices for charity giving. Organizations are raising public consciousness about important issues and the value of arts, education and other citizen-funded causes that add quality to our lives. Giving Hearts Day is a large-scale, regional giving day – but a closer look behind the scenes at individual charities helps show what it’s really all about.

Dickinson Backpack Program

If a child was given $100, what would he buy? Maybe Star Wars gear, ninja turtle figurines, or Xbox games?

See what happened after one student told his teacher he'd use the money to buy food for his family.

Gateway to Science

A small volunteer-run program in Bismarck has grown into a major destination site. How did Giving Hearts Day help them do it?

Sinner Bresnahan Healthy Kids Initiative

Giving Hearts Day is all about supporting charities that make our communities better places to live. Meet a group from ‪‎Casselton‬ quietly doing that in a big way.