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DAV Auxiliary donates heart pillows to Fargo VAMC

Jes Hed, left, from Fargo VAMC Voluntary services, recently accepted a donation of 32 handcrafted heart pillows like these from Charlotte Olson, past commander of DAV Auxiliary Unit 31, Detroit Lakes. (Submitted photo)

Detroit Lakes Unit 31 of the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary recently donated 32 multi-colored 'heart' pillows to the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Fargo.

The pillows, which were cut, sewn and stuffed by Detroit Lakes DAVA members Charlotte Olson, Arvona heck and Nadine Harris, are given to VAMC patients who have had heart surgery, to aid in their recovery.