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Check out our new series called “Innovating for Impact,” by Greater Twin Cities United Way president and CEO John Wilgers.

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Posted on January 30, 2020 by John Wilgers

“Innovating for Impact” is a series where Greater Twin Cities United Way president and CEO John Wilgers invites readers to engage in learning and conversation […]

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Posted on January 7, 2020 by Sam Blackwell

Greater Twin Cities United Way launched a series of Community Insight Sessions with our community partners in 2019. During these gatherings, we share learnings and […]

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Posted on January 6, 2020 by United Way Staff

MINNEAPOLIS (January 6, 2020) – Greater Twin Cities United Way (United Way) announced today it is accepting applications for the Community Impact Accelerator. This grant […]

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Posted on December 10, 2019 by Jenna Bennett

Every year, organizations ranging from small to large partner with Greater Twin Cities United Way to create positive change in our community. Our corporate partners […]

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Posted on November 27, 2019 by Jenna Bennett

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs teamed up with Greater Twin Cities United Way to impact 750 local families this Thanksgiving. Diggs donated and distributed […]

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Posted on November 26, 2019 by John Wilgers

This post is part of a series called “Innovating for Impact,” where Greater Twin Cities United Way president and CEO John Wilgers invites readers to engage in […]

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Posted on November 20, 2019 by Jenna Bennett

Every year, organizations ranging from small to large partner with Greater Twin Cities United Way to create positive change in our community. Our corporate partners […]

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Posted on November 18, 2019 by Jenna Bennett

We’d like to say a huge “thank-you” to the more than 400 volunteers who came together over the last two weeks to help 600 households moving into stable […]