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Check out our new series called “Innovating for Impact,” by Greater Twin Cities United Way president and CEO John Wilgers.

Posted on November 27, 2019 by Jenna Bennett

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs teamed up with Greater Twin Cities United Way to impact 750 local families this Thanksgiving. Diggs donated and distributed […]

Arise Together event speaker, Ken Slack
Posted on November 9, 2017 by United Way Staff

On November 8, community leaders joined the United Way Arise Project- a group of smart, bold, and civic-minded professionals dedicated to addressing the needs of […]