Recent Stories


Closeup of a Christmas gift exchange between two people's hands.

Holiday season can be great time to give back to community

There are many ways to help patients & families wherever Sanford Health serves
Vanessa Vondra 7 min read

Pediatric resident collects socks for local children

Sock drive carries on Sanford Children's doctor's family tradition of giving
Vanessa Vondra 5 min read
Sports Complex

Sanford sporting events of all sizes make economic impact

Sports Complex is home base for big events and little kids ‘looking for a chance to play’
Mick Garry 8 min read
A photo lying on a table shows an elementary school classroom full of Junior Achievement kids in face masks, posing for the camera.

Sanford & Junior Achievement inspire the future workforce

Volunteers needed to talk to schoolkids about skills in health, finances and more
Simon Floss 6 min read
exterior evening photo of Sanford corporate building

Sanford contributed $11.9B to regional economy, study finds

Regional leaders praise health system’s impact on economic growth, philanthropy and community
Courtney Collen 13 min read
An older woman hands a knitted shawl in red, white and blue stripes to a main in a green army T-shirt and "Vietnam Veteran" hat. A painting of a family Fourth of July picnic is behind them in the lounge.

Fellow veterans, volunteers gift shawls to hospitalized vets

Small gestures can mean the world, say veterans and civilians they’ve helped
Simon Floss 9 min read
Native American man holds up a beaded symbol of his tribe that he keeps in his Sanford Health office.

Health advocate provides comfort, trust for Native patients

Joseph Beaudreau of Sanford Bemidji is a member of the Ojibwe tribe
Jason Anschutz 4 min read
Sanford Health chief physician listens to a guest on a laptop computer screen. A screen behind him shows the Sanford Health logo.

Chief physician hosts COVID Q&A with business community

Dr. Cauwels advises on safer workplaces when 'the goal is to help stop this virus'
Courtney Collen 7 min read
A child and family carry a white fag that says "Sanford International Children's Walk" down the sidewalk.

Children’s Walk supports young patients, connects families

10-year-old cancer survivor leads Sanford International event from hospital to golf course
Mick Garry 4 min read
High school girls with face masks watch a nurse gesture to a manikin simulating an ambulance patient.

Simulation gives students glimpse into health care careers

Canton High School students receive immersive experience on campus
Vanessa Vondra 8 min read