Kris & Chelsea

From Nurse – to Cancer Survivor- Laurie’s Story and Benefit


In February 2020, Laurie Quistorff (Sauk Centre) received devastating news that she had brain cancer. She was just weeks away from retirement. Now, brain cancer survivor, Laurie is cancer free but left with very limited mobility. A benefit is being held in her honor so that she can have her lifelong dream! After dedicating her life to others, the community is now wrapping their arms around this incredible woman. Special guests, Nicole her daughter, and family friend Amy Foxx, from KIK-FM.

Kris & Chelsea spoke with Amy and Nicole about Laurie’s incredible story:

The full story can be found on the Pay It Forward Podcast, brought to you by Glenwood State Bank. 

The Little Sauk Region is donating proceeds from their Annual Pancake Dinner to support Laurie. Her home needs to be transitioned to be wheel chair accessible. Join the community Sunday, April 23rd, 2023 at the Little Sauk Legion, 16266 County 50, Long Prairie, MN 56347. The event will be from 4-8pm. Free will donation and silent auction as well as a delicious pancake dinner.

If you can’t make the benefit but would like to make a monetary donation, you may drop off at any Magnifi Financial under Laurie Quistorff Benefit.

If you’d like to donate to the silent auction, please contact Nicole Burgardt at 320.761.1740 or Amber VanHavermatet at 320.260.2388

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