Our new atmosphere

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If you haven’t stopped by HERO for awhile, the next time you visit, you may notice some changes. Recently, a group of volunteers painted our retail store walls a light HERO green color and complimentary gray. We’re so grateful for the work the volunteers from Faith United Methodist Church. We also recovered our welcome desk to match.

Take a look at the new space:

HERO retail store

HERO retail store wallsThere are still quite a few yellow walls left in our hallway, board room, work room, and offices. We’re currently looking for small groups of great painting volunteers to help us finish up the transformation.

Please contact Georgia if your group would like to volunteer or call 701-212-1921.

UNICCO received healthcare supplies for Nimba County, Liberia

Liberia, UNICCO, global community, medical missionFor fourteen years, Liberia’s civil war destroyed families, communities, and their ability to meet healthcare needs. Now the war is over, but the damage remains. People are left with poor living conditions and face disease. On Friday, October 4, the United Nimba Citizen’s Council picked up thirteen pallets of healthcare supplies from HERO to send overseas to their counterparts in Liberia.

The United Nimba Citizen’s Council helps rebuild Nimba County, a county of Liberia, through unity, advocacy, public education and networking among its membership. One of the objectives of the organization is to improve the quality of education, healthcare, and community development among UNICCO members both in Liberia and in the United States.

Their partnership with HERO, Healthcare Equipment Recycling Organization will assist with this objective. The representatives from UNICCO were so grateful for the supplies they received; they even brought lunch for HERO staff!

Posted below, you’ll hear more about their group and how HERO will impact our global community in Liberia.

Two NDSU football tickets (for this Saturday) could be yours

NDSU bisonWin 2 tickets to the NDSU Football game this Saturday

Be the first person to sign up for Heart of HERO sustaining donor program today at the $250 level and win tickets!

What is Heart of HERO? A sustaining donor program is a hallmark of intelligent operations at any non-profit organization. It’s an efficient way to conduct development and a cost-effective way for you to have a lasting impact on HERO and those in need of essential healthcare supplies.

Find out more about Heart of HERO and sign up: click here.

The first person to sign up at the $250 level, today, will win two tickets in section 22 to the Bison game this Saturday against Northern Iowa at 2:30 pm.

Ty Hegland
Executive Director

Join us at the Greater Moorhead Days Parade

Join us at the Greater Moorhead Days Parade! We want to have as many supporters as possible celebrate with us.

Parade

Bring your family, friends, and neighbors. Wear your favorite scrubs, green shirt, or HERO shirt and support us in the parade.

Lineup: 5:00 PM alongside 28th Avenue South

Start time: 6:00 PM

Route: 20th Street from 28th Avenue to 8th Avenue South

Sign up at http://herofargo.org/events/greater-moorhead-days-parade/