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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. […]

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 […]

I'm so happy to be caught up with my rent!
Posted on April 28, 2021 by James Collins

By James Collins, Director of 211 In partnership with Greater Twin Cities United Way’s 211 resource helpline, the state of Minnesota recently launched RentHelpMN, a […]

Posted on April 20, 2021 by John Wilgers

By John Wilgers, President & CEO, Greater Twin Cities United Way After months and months of anticipation and a historic trial, I am thankful and […]

Posted on April 14, 2021 by United Way Staff

Your Story. Our Children. Minnesota’s Future. 2021 Advocacy for Children Day Virtual Rally! For over 20 years, hundreds of young children, parents, educators and advocates […]

Posted on March 9, 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 GRANTS $682,000 TO SUPPORT NONPROFIT SECTOR STABILITY AMIDST COVID-19 CRISIS Since […]

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Posted on January 14, 2021 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, 952.334.4545, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY LAUNCHES “211 HOPE STARTS HERE FUND” FOCUSED ON HOUSING ASSISTANCE Donations to Fund Greater Twin […]

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Posted on December 22, 2020 by United Way Staff

GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY UNVEILS POLICY AND ADVOCACY AGENDA FOR 2021 STATE LEGISLATIVE SESSION Focus on housing stability, early childhood education and economic opportunity, […]