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Posted on September 9, 2021 by Kish Daniels

National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) traditionally honors the cultures and contributions of US and Latinx communities as we also celebrate heritage rooted in all Latin American countries. The […]

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Posted on September 5, 2021 by United Way Staff

September is National Suicide Prevention Month and National Suicide Prevention Week is the Monday through Sunday (September 5-11) surrounding World Suicide Prevention Day. All month, […]

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Posted on September 1, 2021 by Liz Williams

By Liz Williams, Program Officer, Career Academies As summer winds down, we can’t help but reflect on the past year in education. There has been […]

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Posted on August 19, 2021 by Kittie Fahey

By Kittie Fahey, Senior Vice President, Individual Giving Although I’ve been in the development field for 30 years, it wasn’t until only 15 years ago […]

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Posted on August 18, 2021 by Liz Williams

By Liz Williams, Program Officer, Career Academies As part of the fourth wave of funding from our COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund, in Fall 2020, […]

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Posted on August 5, 2021 by United Way Staff

By Huda Ahmed, Director, Justice for All Greater Twin Cities United Way’s Community Connection Series brings together nonprofit partners, donors and stakeholders to share learnings and new […]

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Posted on August 5, 2021 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952.334.4545; kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org Greater Twin Cities United Way Builds Strong Momentum in Third Year of Transformation, Addressing Emergency, […]

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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 […]