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Posted on January 14, 2021 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, 952.334.4545, 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 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 […]

Posted on October 15, 2020 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952-334-4545, Greater Twin Cities United Way Awards $250,000 in Grants to Support North Minneapolis Food System Timed with […]

Posted on September 30, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Creating connection is the greatest work that the Teamsters Service Bureau has in its portfolio. “I wish more people knew that unions are groups of […]

Posted on June 30, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Amherst H. Wilder Foundation was established in 1906 to support the well-being of the people of Saint Paul. Today, the foundation combines direct services, research, […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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Posted on February 25, 2020 by Sarouen Earm

Greater Twin Cities United Way’s Community Connection Series brings together nonprofit partners, donors and stakeholders to share learnings and new ideas and discuss topics that […]