NDAD awarded grant from N.D. Community Foundation

Posted: Nov 22 2016
NDAD CEO Don Santer (right) receives a grant for NDAD's HELP program from Kevin Dvorak, president and CEO of the North Dakota Community Foundation.
NDAD recently received a $2,100 grant from the North Dakota Community Foundation assist NDAD's short-term Healthcare Equipment Loan Program (HELP).

NDAD CEO Don Santer accepted the award check in October from Kevin Dvorak, the foundation's president and CEO.

This funding will pay for additional durable medical equipment that allows NDAD to help more people with their healthcare needs.

In 2015, NDAD loaned 2,125 pieces of equipment, saving people approximately $453,000 in medical equipment costs through HELP. versus having to purchase the equipment.  It’s Amazing What People Can Do When There’s Help.

Learn more about the North Dakota Community Foundation.
 

Karen Schelinder
Karen Schelinder followed a path of helping others, ever since she served as a Lutheran church parish worker in the 1960s. When someone sought help, her philosophy had been simple. “There’s a reason they need it,” said Schelinder, told NDAD in an early 2013 interview. Karen died the following year at age 66.   In the ...
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