2018 Community Investments

United Way raises funds in one calendar year to be invested the following year. From our 2017 fundraising efforts, United Way invested over $64 million in our community in 2018 through grantmaking, our 2-1-1 resource line and other direct services, advocacy efforts and other investments.


Give with Confidence

Charities Review Council Meets All Standards logo Greater Twin Cities 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 fundraising and administrative costs. We spend approximately 18 percent.
Greater Twin Cities United Way has been awarded the highest Seal of Approval from


Greater Twin Cities United Way meets all membership requirements through United Way Worldwide.