How to Help

A donation to NDAD is not only a humanitarian act, but a wise investment in people with disabilities and health challenges who truly can use assistance.

There are a number of ways you can help NDAD meet our goal of helping people to help themselves:  

Individual Donations

Your donation to NDAD will be targeted to provide assistance for North Dakotans with disabilities and serious health challenges. You even may designate your donation to assist one or more of NDAD's client assistance programs.

You may securely donate online, using your credit card or PayPal account, by using the "Donate Now" button below:  

 

 
You also can mail a donation to: NDAD, 2660 S. Columbia Road, Grand Forks, ND 58201.

Or, drop off your donation at any of the organization's North Dakota offices

Community Fundraisers

Another way you may help is by donating to NDAD-sponsored community fundraisers. These are local or regional campaigns conducted to help individuals with disabilities or health issues who are in need of assistance with medical or other costs.

Each NDAD-sponsored fundraiser has its own webpage, and a special "Donate Now" button for that particular fundraiser is located on those pages. There also are instructions where to mail or drop off donations on those same pages.

Memorials

Honor the memory of a loved on or friend with a memorial to NDAD in that individual's name.

Equipment Donations

 NDAD welcomes the contribution of any new or gently used specialized or medical equipment for use by individuals in need through its popular Healthcare Equipment Loan Program (HELP).

Planned Giving

 You can contribute to NDAD through:
  • The donation of property
  • Your will
  • Life insurance. 

Giving Hearts Day

AmazonSmile

If you use Amazon.com to shop, there's a way you can help the charitable nonprofit efforts of NDAD in the process.

Before you begin online shopping on Amazon, go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device to sign up and use NDAD -– the North Dakota Association for the Disabled – as your charitable nonprofit of choice.

Get more information in a question-and-answer page about AmazonSmile.

Then go to the smile.amazon.com website, find NDAD using the provided search engine and make NDAD your charity of choice.

Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price -- usually 0.5% -- from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on Amazon's product detail pages.

Target Circle

NDAD received nearly $1,421 from Target through the retailer's Target Circle Giving Program, our charitable nonprofit learned on April 9.

NDAD was one of four area nonprofits to split a $5,000 donation from Target that was influenced by votes cast by guests at Target stores. The full results are posted online at target.com/circle.

In all, 19,168 votes were cast by Target store guests on behalf of the North Dakota Association for the Disabled (NDAD) by the end of March.  NDAD's participation in Target Circle is now complete. 

To NDAD's friends and supporters, thanks for voting for us in the Target Circle Program. The money we received will help us further our mission to assist people with disabilities and health challenges to live more mobile, healthy and independent lives. The donation came from a larger pool of funds donated from Target to nonprofits tied to the local community.

Thank you, also, to Target.com for your generosity. NDAD is greatly appreciative.

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Contact NDAD at (800) 532-NDAD or email grandforks@ndad.org for more information about any of these ways to donate to NDAD.

Thanks always for your generosity. We truly appreciate it.

 

  

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