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Thank you for joining the fight to end LGBTQ youth homelessness on Give OUT Day. Your gifts will help create programming and services that support Twin Cities kids on the streets, right away.

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We are Changemakers

We’ve been around a long time because we are committed to our community. We’ll also try something new if it means we get closer to our goal of lifting our community out of poverty.

You Make a Difference

When you donate time or money to United Way, you’re helping break the cycle of poverty in your community. And when you or someone you know needs help, we’re here.

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    You can fight poverty and help people in your own community. Tell us what you love, and we’ll pair you with the perfect volunteer opportunity.
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    Your gift funds the programs and initiatives that make life better for the nearly 1 in 4 people in your community who live in poverty. Help your neighbor. Change the world.
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    Our 2-1-1 service is just a call away. We have connected more than 2.5 million people to the services and resources they need since 2010. We can help you, too.

United Way in Action

There are real human beings behind the statistics. These community impact stories are a testament to why we do what we do.

News You Can Use

  • Posted on April 13, 2018 by United Way Staff

    National Volunteer Week

    Here at Greater Twin Cities United Way, we are so grateful for our volunteers! April 15-21 is National Volunteer Week, where we give special attention to […]
  • Posted on April 12, 2018 by Sam Blackwell

    6 Reasons Minnesota’s Still Behind in LGBTQ Equality

    There’s a lot to celebrate about being an LGBTQ Minnesotan. Historically, Minnesota has led the way for LGBTQ equality. Our civil rights charter was one […]
  • Posted on April 10, 2018 by United Way Staff

    $2,500 Volunteerism Scholarship Available

    Do you know a high school junior who is making a difference in the Greater Twin Cities area through volunteering? Could that student benefit from […]

For Companies

Your campaign is an integral part of United Way. We’ll help you make it a success with the materials and resources you need.

For Nonprofits

No matter where you are in the process—currently funded United Way program, seeking first-time funding, donor-designated funds—we can help.