Tag Archives: community service

Hawaii and North Dakota lead nation in overall well being

Weather, smeather, notice that the majority of the top ten states are 4 season states?   Gallup poll out today.  We still have a lot of room for improvement!  Here’s the story by Gallup: http://www.gallup.com/poll/149105/Hawaii-Continues-Lead-Wellbeing-North-Dakota-Second.aspx August 22, 2011 Hawaii Continues … Continue reading

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Parade Magazine chooses Fargo youth leader for community service award

Congratulations to Joseph Burgum and all the great young leaders in our area that have helped “Fill the Dome”. Here’s Parade Magazine’s video with Joe and Grace Li two of the young service leaders chosen for this award. See some of the … Continue reading

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West Fargo Packers ROCK!! They tie bags high and let them fly!

Sandbag Central is running now from 8 – 6 pm Mon – Fri.  We’re hoping to reach our goal this week in time to party for St. Patty’s Day Parade in Downtown Fargo this Saturday!! Thanks and congratulations to the … Continue reading

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2 million bags deserves a breather thanks to all the fantastic volunteers!

Thanks and congratulations to the over 10,000 volunteers that have made over 2 million bags!!   We’re not making bags Saturday to give volunteers and our fantastic staff at Fargo, life’s a beach at Sandbag Central a well deserved breather … Continue reading

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2 million bags! Take a breather and see you next week!

Thanks and congratulations to the over 10,000 volunteers that have made over 2 million bags!!   We’re not making bags Saturday to give volunteers and our fantastic staff at Fargo, life’s a beach at Sandbag Central a well deserved breather … Continue reading

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2 million bag mark today at Fargo, life’s a beach at Sandbag Central

Way to go Fargo!  Thursday was another action packed day at Fargo, life’s a beach at Sandbag Central setting the stage for hitting the 2 million bag mark sometime Friday afternoon! We’re planning a celebration for the 2 millionth bag … Continue reading

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WAHOO! We hit the 1,000,000 mark!!

Congratulations to now over 5,000 volunteers for hitting the 1,000,000th bag by 4 pm today!  Also local artists including young students have drawn up over 6,000 pieces of art to shuffle into our sandbag production. It’s fun to see the … Continue reading

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1,000,000 sandbag mark could be hit this afternoon!

Thanks to the thousands of volunteers today we could hit the 1,000,000th bag made this year at Fargo, life’s a beach at Sandbag Central! We had another good day of fun in the sand making over 115,000 bags Tuesday.  We … Continue reading

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Thanks to the thousands of volunteers today we could hit the 1,000,000th bag made this year at Fargo, life’s a beach at Sandbag Central! We had another good day of fun in the sand making over 115,000 bags Tuesday.  We … Continue reading

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179,000 bags! Thanks to hundreds of volunteers on a holiday!

179,000 bags and over 800 volunteers, now that’s a way to spend a holiday!  Thanks so much to all the volunteers, especially Noridian, Ogema Christian, NDSU sports teams and fraternities, and folks from the region helped make it happen! NDSU … Continue reading

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