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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 […]

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Posted on March 1, 2019 by United Way Staff

At Greater Twin Cities United Way, we know the numbers surrounding need when it comes to hunger: One in eight Americans are food insecure. One […]

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Posted on June 15, 2018 by Katherine Bogart

Last week, I got my first opportunity to volunteer at a Greater Twin Cities United Way event as an intern. I attended the Feeding Who’s […]

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Posted on May 2, 2018 by Alyssa Banks

Do you know who’s hungry in the Greater Twin Cities? It may not be who you think. It could be your kid’s best friend who […]