2016 Community Investments

United Way raises funds in one calendar year to be invested the following year. From our 2015 fundraising efforts, United Way invested nearly $80 million in our community in 2016.

2015 Community Support Chart


Give with Confidence

United Way meets all 27 Accountability Standards of the Charities Review Council. National guidelines allow for up to 30 percent of donations to be spent on marketing and administrative costs. We spend approximately 12 percent.

United Way has a 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator.

Greater Twin Cities United Way was awarded the 2016 Best in Business Award from the Minneapolis Chamber of Commerce.