“Give, and it will be given to you. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.”
– Luke 6:38
CARSON WENTZ AO1 FOUNDATION RAISES $95,607 ON GIVING HEARTS DAY 2020
The Carson Wentz AO1 Foundation has announced that a total of $95,607 was raised as part of Giving Hearts Day (GHD) on February 13, 2020. GHD is a 24-hour fundraising event for charities in North Dakota and northwest Minnesota, which has raised more than $90 million since its inception in 2008.
The AO1 Foundation would like to thank the nearly 500 individuals and businesses who chose to support its mission on GHD. All funds raised will support the Outdoor Ministry, which aims to serve children in the Midwest with physical challenges, life-threatening illnesses (past and present) and the underserved in order to “foster a genuine passion for outdoor activities and bring people closer to God through discipleship.”
In total, Giving Hearts Day 2020 raised a preliminary, record-breaking figure of $19,087,916 for nearly 500 charities in the region. The event also surpassed its previous best with a total of 75,590 donations made by 34,565 donors. GHD is co-hosted by the Dakota Medical Foundation, the Impact Foundation and the Alex Stern Family Foundation.