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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 […]

Jonathan, Executiove Director at Hallie Q. Brown stands in front of shelves of food
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 […]

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 […]