Providing access to affordable healthcare equipment & supplies in our local community


Providing lifesaving medical supplies for medical missions around the world


Protecting the environment by recycling thousands of pounds of reusable medical supplies every year


HERO maintains a healthcare accessory store to provide donated medical items for those in need in the Fargo-Moorhead area. We provide low cost and waived fee purchase options for those struggling with financial hardship. HERO provides surplus medical supplies and instruments to mission teams globally.  Learn how HERO can be an affordable resource for your healthcare needs!



HERO accepts donations of clean, gently used healthcare equipment and supplies from individuals, hospitals, clinics, or other healthcare facilities.  Financial donations support our mission to provide items at low or no cost through our waived fee program, which provides financial assistance for those in need of medically necessary supplies. All donations are tax-deductible. 



Volunteers are the heart of HERO! Our volunteers provide vital support needed for our day to day operations.  Opportunities for individuals and groups include sorting and sanitizing incoming equipment donations, packaging and preparing pallets for shipment, equipment repair, and sales and administrative support. Schedule a visit or submit your application today.

The Mission

Provide access to affordable healthcare equipment and supplies for all, through the collection and distribution of donated materials.

Customer Testimonials

mary ness testimonial

"I’ve been using HERO services since 2006 when I received my first wheelchair. I’ve been able to update the mobility equipment I need at HERO. I was able to find a new walker at HERO after my old one wore out. HERO is the place I go for my healthcare equipment needs!"

~ Mary


"Our youngest daughter was blessed with a walker (from HERO)...we are beyond grateful for HERO and the independence they have provided for our JoJo!"

~ Allison

shannon eck testimonial

HERO is helping customers stay mobile from Fargo to Paris and everywhere in between! "Thank you HERO for the sweet wheels on my tour of Europe. It made my trip much more manageable and enjoyable!"

~ Shannon

Upcoming Events

15th Annual HERO Bash

You’re Invited! HERO will celebrate its 15th Annual Bash Friday, May 10, 2019 from 6:00 – 9:00pm at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Crystal Ballroom. Join us for this festive evening featuring guest speakers, live and silent auctions, and hors d’oeuvres. Help us honor the many hearts of HERO that make our mission a success!…

Hops for HERO

Join us for summer fun! Join HERO and Fargo Brewing Company for non-profit Mondays featuring Hops for HERO! Celebrated on select Mondays throughout the year, HERO invites guests to meet for a mini-fundraiser and equipment drive. Do you have an old pair of crutches, wheelchair, walker, or other medical equipment or supplies that you no…


Give a gift that changes a life! HERO’s year-end fundraising drive kicks off November 20th with a goal to raise $40,000 in 40 days. This fundraising drive provides critical support for HERO throughout the coming year. Be a HERO during the upcoming giving season and help us reach our year-end fundraising goal. Stay tuned for…

Giving Hearts Day

The area’s largest 24-hour charitable day of giving is held the second Thursday in February. Be counted as a giving heart for HERO by donating online at givingheartsday.org!


Financial support from individuals like you helps HERO provide affordable
healthcare equipment and supplies to those in need both locally and globally.
Thank you for your support!