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Posted on April 6, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

15-year-old Maya Mor was enjoying her freshman year at Minnetonka High School, where she runs cross-country and track. Then, COVID-19 hit the greater Twin Cities, […]

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Posted on April 3, 2020 by James Collins

As our community navigates the COVID-19 crisis, Greater Twin Cities United Way is committed to bringing our community together and supporting those most in need. […]

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Posted on March 27, 2020 by United Way Staff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952-334-4545, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org RBC Wealth Management Donates $500,000 to United Way’s COVID-19 Response and Recovery Efforts […]

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Posted on March 27, 2020 by Liz Skree

To help provide immediate support to people impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, Minnesota-based global agribusiness CHS announced it is making a generous donation of $75,000 […]

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Posted on March 25, 2020 by John Wilgers

With the health and safety top of mind for our employees, community partners and the general public, we wanted to share updates with you on […]

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Posted on March 24, 2020 by United Way Staff

For Immediate Release Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952-334-4545, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY DISTRIBUTES $200,000 TO PROVIDE EMERGENCY SUPPORT FOR […]

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Posted on March 22, 2020 by John Wilgers

“During unprecedented times like this, it’s more important than ever that we work together as a united community. The novel coronavirus and resulting COVID-19 pandemic […]

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Posted on March 19, 2020 by John Wilgers

To support our community during this unprecedented time, I’m proud to announce that Greater Twin Cities United Way has launched the Greater Twin Cities COVID-19 […]