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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, […]

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Posted on December 15, 2020 by United Way Staff

Home For Good 2020 Throughout October and November, community changemakers supported United Way’s annual Home For Good initiative, addressing the need for essential household supplies […]

Posted on December 14, 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’S “HOME FOR GOOD” INITIATIVE TO HELP FAMILIES TRANSITION FROM HOMELESSNESS TO […]

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 […]

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 […]

Posted on September 29, 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 PROVIDES $1.15 MILLION TO SUPPORT STUDENTS AND NONPROFITS AMIDST COVID-19 […]

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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 […]