Giving Hearts Day 2019 - $22,072 TOTAL!

YOU DID IT! All of the Grand Forks Senior Center's generous friends EXCEEDED our Giving Hearts Day 2019 goal of $18,000 by donating $22,072! Thank you so much for supporting older adults in our region. They have the opportunity to live on the Brighter Side of Sixty because your support.

Helping Older Adults

Your donation to the Grand Forks Senior Center

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  • Keeps older adults engaged and active

  • Feeds people

  • Provides foot care

  • Supports aging at home

  • Fills the Grand Forks Senior Center with laughter and conversation

“I don’t know what I would do without the Grand Forks Senior Center.” These are words we have heard spoken many times by numerous individuals. Sometimes the people saying this are Grand Forks Senior Center (GFSC) regulars who spend a fair amount of time here participating in our activity program and socializing with other older adults at the GFSC. Other times we have heard these words spoken by family members who have utilized our services as a way to help their mom/dad/neighbor/friend as they age. We also have heard Meals on Wheels clients gratefully express this same sentiment as hot meals are delivered to their homes by friendly faces. You are supporting the people who utter these words.

Options for Giving

There are four ways to make a direct gift:

  • Click the ‘Donate’ button to make an online gift

  • Stop at the Grand Forks Senior Center front desk to make a gift. We accept cash, checks, or credit cards.

  • Drop a check in the mail to 620 4th Ave S, Grand Forks, ND, 58201

  • Become a member of our monthly giving program - Brighter Side Society

If you have any questions about any of the giving options (above or below) or how to support the Grand Forks Senior Center in a variety of ways, please contact Becky Cournia at 701-757-4864 or beckyc@gfseniorcenter.org


Silver Campaign 2018 Results

Our annual appeal, the Grand Forks Senior Center’s Silver Campaign began October 26 and ran through December 31, 2018. A total of $78,286 was donated by 432 donors. Thank you!!!

Garden Room Fundraiser Wrap Up

Thank you to the 141 donors who contributed to the Garden Room fundraiser this summer! We appreciate your continued support to make the Senior Center an awesome place to be. Our goal with this fundraiser is to improve safety and sound quality, while also making the room functional for new activities. A total of $11,986 was donated to this project. As a result, we will move forward with installing carpet in the Garden Room this fall. The sound system may be added in 2019, pending additional expected funding from an outside source. Thanks again so much for you support!


Other Giving Options

If you have any questions about any of the giving options listed below or how to support the Grand Forks Senior Center, please contact Becky Cournia at 701-757-4864 or beckyc@gfseniorcenter.org. Thank you!

Annual Campaigns