Muddy Rivers in Grand Forks is new Diane Ripplinger benefit venue on April 4

Posted: Feb 25 2020
A change in venue has been made for the Sat., April 4 benefit for Diane Ripplinger. The event now will be held at Muddy Rivers at the TownHouse in downtown Grand Forks. Muddy Rivers is at 701 First Ave. N.

NDAD is sponsoring a community fundraiser to help Ripplinger, a lifelong Grand Forks-East Grand Forks area mom of three and grandmom of four who was a hairdresser for 45 years. Diane has advanced endometrial cancer that has spread to her lungs, and she's just starting immunotherapy treatments.

The fundraiser culminates with the benefit from 4 to 7 p.m. at Muddy Rivers.

Learn more about Diane and how you can help at, where you can make a donation online via your credit or debit card, or PayPal account.

Another way to help immediately: SHARE this information today with family, friends and others who may wish to help and are unaware of the venue change.

Charitable nonprofit NDAD is sponsoring the Diane Ripplinger fundraiser and serving as fund custodian through its free Community Fundraisers Program. Get more about the program (, contact your nearest NDAD office in North Dakota (, or call toll-free (800) 532-NDAD.


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