Game Changing Ideas Challenge
This challenge is now closed- thank you to everyone who submitted an idea! Winners will be announced in the fall. In the meantime, keep an eye out for other Game Changing Ideas Challenges from DMF! Together, we're changing the game for charitable giving!
We Work By & Through Others
We lead initiatives to create a region of the healthiest people, build the fundraising success of health-related nonprofits, and invest in new ideas that can create widespread health improvement.
Giving Hearts Day
More than 28,000 of you said #Countme when you gave on Feb. 8, 2018. Thank you for being Giving Hearts!
Dakota Medical Foundation helps donors distill their personal giving philosophy around passions, values and goals.
DMF offers free or low-cost meeting space for health organizations and nonprofits for training, planning retreats and other meetings. Scheduling and cost are no longer obstacles to mobilizing nonprofits, businesses, community leaders and others to address important issues in our region.
A Little Of Our History
Our Story of Changing Impact
Dakota Medical Foundation was formed in the 1960s by pioneering physicians and community leaders with the vision to build a progressive new hospital on Fargo’s growing south side. Initial tax exempt status was granted May 26, 1962.See Our Story
Who We Are
Staff & Board Members
DMF has evolved from passive grant maker to the role of capacity builder. We leverage our expertise, financial investments and collaborative networks to solve complex, multifaceted health issues. We help organizations and individuals fulfill their purpose and make an impact.See Who We Are