Volunteers with the Young Athletes Foundation woke up early Tuesday to take calls for donations during Good Morning Northland Tuesday.
The Young Athletes Foundation helps young people stay active in many different ways, through their scholarships and grants.
The Young Athletes Foundation helps so many in our communities stay active. One way is through the Running Shoe Program.
"Teen Challenge gave me hope, and it gave my family hope." Luther Brown shares more about how the recovery program saved him.
Volunteers with Minnesota Adult & Teen Challenge were taking donations during Good Morning Northland Tuesday.
"My life was in jeopardy. I was drinking every night." Luther Brown shares why Mn Adult and Teen Challenge saved him.
The Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank offers a BackPack Program to help hungry children across the Northland. Schools and volunteers help bring a smile and a full belly to area youth.
Second Harvest has decades of experience serving Northland families in need. It started in 1984 on the Range during a mining recession and has grown to feed thousands of people every year.
Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank serves a large region of people in need. Sometimes, it's difficult to get to a food shelf or food bank without transportation. So Second Harvest brings food to them during mobile food bank events.
Volunteers from Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank were hard at work Tuesday morning taking calls and donations during Good Morning Northland. Executive Director Shay Moris explains how donations help many people in need.
Nearly 1,400 volunteers help to sort food at the Second Harvest Northern Lakes Food Bank. Second Harvest is our Trees of Hope Charity of the Week.
Lorrie Fox had just turned 50, and she thought her symptoms were side effects of getting older. But an ultrasound revealed she had a tumor, and it turned out to be malignant. She thought it was the end, but she's still here more than a decade later.
The first charity to be featured in WDIO's Trees of Hope campaign is the Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance. MOCA is launching a new initiative, MOCA Cares Kits, in early 2018.
Three survivors of ovarian cancer spent an afternoon sharing their experiences with nursing students at St. Scholastica. Part of MOCA's mission is awareness and education.
The Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance offers resources and support to women facing the tough diagnosis of ovarian cancer. Funds raised during WDIO's Trees of Hope campaign with Hom Furniture will help fund research to find an early detection test.