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Posted on November 23, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Ever since opening in 1987, Clare Housing has been on the front lines of providing quality supportive services and permanent affordable housing solutions for people […]

Posted on November 9, 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 BUILDS STRONG MOMENTUM IN SECOND YEAR OF TRANSFORMATION UNDER LEADERSHIP […]

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Posted on October 26, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Just over ten years ago, Ujamaa Place was founded with a unique mission: Provide holistic transformation for young African-American men experiencing inequity at the intersection […]

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Posted on October 26, 2020 by Alyssa Banks

Food and food access are foundational to community health and well-being. The food we eat represents more than just a nutritious meal to help us […]

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Posted on October 21, 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 […]

Posted on October 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 Awards $250,000 in Grants to Support North Minneapolis Food System Timed with […]

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Posted on October 14, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

For nearly 50 years, Face to Face Health & Counseling Inc. has been serving youth in Ramsey County experiencing homelessness or who are at risk […]

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Posted on October 12, 2020 by United Way Staff

Staying in regular communication and continuing quality care for residents was at the heart of the COVID-19 response for Sholom, a senior care facility with […]