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Published January 16, 2011, 12:00 AM

Helmsley Trust invests $15M in North Dakota health care

Eighteen grants totaling more than $15 million have been awarded to North Dakota health care facilities by the Rural Healthcare Program of The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust.

Eighteen grants totaling more than $15 million have been awarded to North Dakota health care facilities by the Rural Healthcare Program of The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust.

The grants, spanning the past 15 months, include funds for cancer treatment, digital mammography programs, emergency room technology, home elder care, and help for ill farmers.

The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust was established in 1999 and supports a diverse range of organizations with a major focus on health and medical research.

The Trust’s Rural Healthcare Program aims to meet the needs of rural Americans in the Upper Midwest by funding programs that deliver high-quality health care closer to home, a news release said.

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