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Posted on September 15, 2020 by John Wilgers

Soon after joining Greater Twin Cities United Way last year, I realized how we tell our story wasn’t adequately reflecting how United Way was evolving […]

Posted on September 15, 2020 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952.334.4545; kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY UNVEILS NEW MARKETING STRATEGY New “Unite to Fuel Change” Initiative […]

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Posted on September 10, 2020 by Liz Williams

By Liz Williams, Senior Program Manager, Career Academies and Afiya Ward This has been a year unlike any other. Many students in Minnesota ended their […]

Posted on September 9, 2020 by United Way Staff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952.334.4545, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org Ecolab Donates $575,000 to Greater Twin Cities United Way to Support Educational […]

Posted on August 27, 2020 by James Collins

On Aug. 24, the Minnesota Housing Finance Agency (MHFA) announced the launch of the new $100 million COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program, which provides housing assistance […]

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Posted on August 27, 2020 by Kish Daniels

Greater Twin Cities United Way was recently awarded the Platinum Seal of Approval from GuideStar—the highest level of recognition from the organization. This seal allows […]

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Posted on August 25, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

The civil unrest sparked by the murder of George Floyd resulted in significant property damage to cultural corridors where Black, Indigenous and People of Color […]

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Posted on August 25, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

The civil unrest sparked by the murder of George Floyd resulted in significant property damage to cultural corridors where Black, Indigenous and People of Color […]