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Minnesota State Capitol Building
Posted on July 15, 2021 by Kristen Rosenberger

By Kristen Rosenberger, Director of Advocacy and External Engagement Advocacy is one of the ways Greater Twin Cities United Way works to create lasting change […]

Neighborhood House SPMA FC Storage
Posted on June 25, 2021 by United Way Staff

This blog was originally authored by Ignite Afterschool and has been reposted with permission. “I didn’t realize how much support a family needs!” exclaimed Sa […]

Posted on June 17, 2021 by Kish Daniels

By: Kish Daniels, Greater Twin Cities United Way As Juneteenth approaches on June 19, now is an opportunity to pause, recognize and reflect on this moment in our national history. […]

Technician working on a classic car that is hoisted on a lift
Posted on June 15, 2021 by Sareen Keenan

By Sareen Dunleavy Keenan, Sr. Program Officer, Career Academies In a school year unlike any other, students were faced with continuing their education amidst a […]

Minnesota State Capitol Building
Posted on June 2, 2021 by Kristen Rosenberger

By Kristen Rosenberger, Director, Advocacy and External Engagement Greater Twin Cities United Way’s Community Connection Series brings together nonprofit partners, donors and stakeholders to share learnings and […]

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Posted on May 25, 2021 by John Wilgers

By John Wilgers, President & CEO, Greater Twin Cities United Way As we commemorate George Floyd’s life and his passing, it is heartbreaking that it […]

Adar Makhtal
Posted on May 18, 2021 by United Way Staff

By Adar Maktal, Policy and Advocacy Intern, Greater Twin Cities United Way I’m a junior at the University of Minnesota, and I spent my spring […]

Together We Thrive 2021
Posted on May 3, 2021 by United Way Staff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way Kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org, 952.334.4545 Greater Twin Cities United Way to Bring Community Together Centered on Dismantling […]