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Pay It Forward December 02, 2018

Loretta’s Beautiful Daughter

Loretta

Eight-year-old DeEtte has a syndrome which causes seizures and leaves her confined to a wheelchair. When Jill learned of DeEtte’s struggles, her heart broke for the girl. She decided to pay it forward to DeEtte and her mother, Loretta, in hopes of enriching their lives.

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Pay It Forward December 02, 2018

An Honorary Skydive

Honary SkyDive

When Sheila’s dad passed away, she longed for a way to commemorate the veteran and paratrooper for his service. To do so, she used her Pay It Forward funds to treat four veterans to an experience of a lifetime … skydiving.

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Pay It Forward December 02, 2018

Bundle of Joy

Bundle of Joy

Working with business owners day-to-day, Melissa knew the uphill battle Brian, a small business owner, wouldendure when his daughter was born prematurely. That’s why she donated her Pay It Forward funds to help lighten the load.

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Pay It Forward December 02, 2018

Landon’s Light

Landons Light

When Landon was diagnosed with a brain tumor at just 10 years old, Bell employees rallied together to donate Pay It Forward funds.

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Pay It Forward December 02, 2018

Surprising Strangers with Random Acts of Kindness

Acts of Kindness

Two employees celebrated National Random Acts of Kindness Day by using their Pay It Forward funds to hand out gift cards to strangers they encountered.

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Pay It Forward December 02, 2018

Paying It Forward to Our Friends & Family

Marcia Hagen

Each year, Bell Bank employeesreceive time off and a gift card to spend doing something fun with loved onesthrough the Friends and Family program. Here are just a few of our 2018 Friends and Family stories.

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Pay It Forward October 31, 2018

Paying It Forward Through Food and Fun

Pay it forward

Over the past 10 years, Bell Bank has invested more than $12 million in local and global causes through our Pay It Forward program.

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Pay It Forward October 19, 2018

School Store Helps Students Thrive

clothes

A middle school store is helping students thrive by providing for some of their basic necessities. When a Bell employee learned about the store, she didn’t hesitate to help.

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Pay It Forward October 09, 2018

Donations Help Pregnant Women, Honor Saint

Big check

After years of donating Pay It Forward Funds to a North Dakota maternity home, some Bell Bank employees are using their funds toward the construction of an international center to honor the Italian saint the maternity home is named for.

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Pay It Forward October 03, 2018

Thousands of Animals Rescued Out of Garage

Turtle Mountain Animal Rescue

The reality is tragic: where people are suffering, animals are suffering. The stray and unwanted animal population exists in the most underserved counties and communities. But thanks to Turtle Mountain Animal Rescue in North Dakota, forgotten animals are rescued every day.

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