Fundraising effort underway for Minot-born child with leukemia

Posted: Jan 22 2018
Fundraising effort underway for Minot-born child with leukemia
NDAD is sponsoring several community fundraisers for 2-year-old Oliver Iverson, a Minot native who has leukemia.

Oliver and his mom, Brook Harvey, have moved to Fargo for the duration of Oliver's three years of cancer treatments.

A fundraiser was held on Wed., Jan. 24, at the Minot Pizza Ranch to help Oliver and his mom with medical and general expenses. A second, at Minot's Paradiso Mexican Restaurant, is set for Thurs., Feb. 8. 

Go to Oliver's NDAD fundraiser page, where you can donate online to help him and get other information about fundraising events.


 

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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