News and Events

The Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota is dedicated to serving the community as much as supporting Sanford Bemidji through a variety of free seminars, annual events and news releases.


The Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota hosts a variety of free seminars throughout the year focusing on health and wellness or planned giving. Unless stated otherwise, the seminars are scheduled from noon to 1 p.m. in the hospital's Education Center (east lobby). A light lunch catered by Sanford Bemidji Dining is included. Guests are required to register prior to the seminar by:

Upcoming Seminars:

May 28, 2015: Know Your Numbers
Learn what blood test results may mean for your health during this lunch and learn.

Join Judith Mills, DO, Sanford Health family medicine physician, for an informative hour to help protect or improve your health. Dr. Mills will help you learn what your blood test results may reveal about your health risks and provide tips to help you reduce your risk of developing chronic disease.

Thursday, May 28, 2015
12:00 – 1:00 pm
Education Center at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center
Register by Friday, May 22 by calling (218) 333-5505 or emailing

Please contact the Foundation for more information or to register for any of the seminars. Seminars are scheduled throughout the year. Details will be posted as they become available.


See you in 2015 on Wednesday, July 29, for the Sanford Health Foundation's annual Taco Event.

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Learn about how the Sanford Health Foundation is making a difference in our region.