St. Joseph's Foundation Gives Funds - KXNet.com - Bismarck/Minot/Williston/Dickinson-KXNEWS,ND

St. Joseph's Foundation Gives Funds

Posted: Updated:

St. Joseph's Community Health Foundation awarded its largest donation ever to organizations in the Minot area.

A $600,000 dollar donation was given to food pantry's, non-profits, parks and many others today at the Grand Hotel.

St. Joseph's Foundation President Shelly Weppler said fifteen years ago their first donation amounted to $12 thousand.

Now that they have access to more funds they simply want to invest back in their community.

(Shelly Weppler, St. Joseph's Foundation President) "We look to make sure that we have programs that are helping that, and we are so pleased and we are humbled by the work that is being done by those organizations. We have the resources they are out there doing it daily to make sure their needs are being met"

St. Joseph's year to date donation totals are $4.8 million, and they said they look forward to contributing even more in the future.

  • Minot/Williston NewsMore>>

  • Disease Hurting Wheat Crop

    Disease Hurting Wheat Crop

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:04 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:04:12 GMT
    Late planting has led to late harvest for farmers across North Dakota.Even with the delay, crops are looking good in most fields.
    Late planting has led to late harvest for farmers across North Dakota.Even with the delay, crops are looking good in most fields.
  • Options for Diseased Wheat

    Options for Diseased Wheat

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:01 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:01:51 GMT
    What are farmers' options if they find high levels of vomitoxin infecting their wheat or barley crops this year?
    What are farmers' options if they find high levels of vomitoxin infecting their wheat or barley crops this year?
  • Guilty Plea in Sex Crime

    Guilty Plea in Sex Crime

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:00 PM EDT2014-08-23 00:00:48 GMT
    An 18-year-old Minot man changed his plea to guilty today in a gross sexual imposition case involving a 13-year-old girl.
    An 18-year-old Minot man changed his plea to guilty today in a gross sexual imposition case involving a 13-year-old girl.
Quick Clicks
Closings/Delays
View list
Calendar
What's happening?
Lottery Results
Feeling lucky?
Viewer Photos
Submit yours!
Road Report
Current conditions
TV Listings
See what's on
Gas Prices
Check near you
E-Mail Newsletter
Signup now

Most Popular

Stories
Videos
loading...
Powered by WorldNow
General information or questions:
kxinfo@kxnet.com

News:
Bismarck:
Phone: 701-223-9197
News Fax: 701-223-1985

News:
Minot:
Phone: 701-852-2104
News Fax: 701-838-1050
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KXNET. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.