Essential Supply Drive – 6/23/20

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Greater Twin Cities United Way is proud to continue supporting our community following the recent civil unrest. Volunteer United is hosting an Essential Supply Drive next week to provide our nonprofit partners and the communities they serve in North and South Minneapolis and Saint Paul Midway area with the items they need to continue to thrive.

Join us on the following dates and times next week to drop off supplies:

  • Tuesday, June 23 | 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Wednesday, June 24 | 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Drop-off Location:

Greater Twin Cities United Way
404 South 8th Street
Minneapolis, 55404

To proactively maintain safe distancing, please pull up along the curb of 4th Avenue near United Way’s garage entrance (signs will be visible) and:

  1. Wait in your vehicle until a staff member greets you
  2. Unload your items from your vehicle and place on the cart located curbside
  3. We follow CDC guidelines, please wear a face covering and maintain social distancing.

Please email to let us know when you would like to drop off your supplies! If you need directions on June 23 or 24, please call Melissa Caldwell at 612-695-9290.

If you’re unable to donate supply items and still want to support our efforts, please visit our Twin Cities Rebuild for the Future Fund page to learn more and donate an amount significant to you by CLICKING HERE.

We are grateful for your continued commitment to our community and supporting our neighbors through these historic times. Your support inspires us!

Drive Items

Non-perishable food items
Canned and dry beans
Bags of rice
Canned protein (chicken, tuna)
Peanut butter
Pasta & pasta sauce
Macaroni & Cheese and chile “to-go cups”
Canned soups and stews

Hygiene items
Feminine products
Shampoo & Conditioner
(including culturally specific)
Dental floss
Body wash and/or bar soap
Hand sanitizer
Hand soap
Hand and/or body lotion
Shaving cream & Razors
Volunteer Project support items
(new items only)
Paint brushes & rollers
Paint trays & tray liners
Work gloves (variety of sizes)
Masks; cloth accepted
Drop cloths and/or tarps
Garbage bags (extra-large and heavy duty)
Paper lawn bags
Boxes of cloth rags
Paper towels
Antiseptic wipes
Gardening hand tools
Bottled water


This event has already taken place
Tue, Jun 23
11:00a.m. - 3:00p.m.
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  • Greater Twin Cities United Way
    404 South 8th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55404

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