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Get the latest about United Way, our partners and the nonprofit community. Check out our new series called “Innovating for Impact,” by Greater Twin Cities United Way president and CEO John Wilgers.

Posted on May 26, 2020 by John Wilgers

“Racism and discrimination have no place in our society, and Greater Twin Cities United Way mourns the death of George Floyd alongside his family and […]

Way to Grow
Posted on May 26, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

For over 30 years, Way to Grow has brought the community together to address the serious and prevalent gap in early childhood education in Minneapolis. […]

Posted on May 18, 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 GRANTS $700,000, SUPPORTING NEW, HOLISTIC APPROACHES TO SERVING THE COMMUNITY AS A […]

Minnesota Capitol Steps
Posted on May 13, 2020 by Kristen Rosenberger

Kristen Rosenberger is Senior Advocacy Manager at Greater Twin Cities United Way. With the Minnesota Legislature in its final week of deliberations before session ends […]

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Posted on May 7, 2020 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952-334-4545, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org Allison Frailich, Medtronic Foundation, 612-413-2313, allison.frailich@medtronic.com Medtronic Foundation Donates $100,000 to Greater Twin Cities United Way […]

Minnesota Capitol Steps
Posted on April 28, 2020 by Kristen Rosenberger

Kristen Rosenberger is a Senior Advocacy Manager at Greater Twin Cities United Way. While COVID-19 has required the Minnesota Legislature to convene virtually, floor sessions […]

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Posted on April 23, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

“We are really in the thick of it right now,” said CEAP President Clare Brumback, speaking about her nonprofit’s food shelf. “And I expect demand […]

Jonathan, Executiove Director at Hallie Q. Brown stands in front of shelves of food
Posted on April 22, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Founded in 1929, Hallie Q. Brown is an African American, nonprofit social service agency serving about 50,000 people each year in Saint Paul. Greater Twin […]