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Posted on February 10, 2021 by Acooa Ellis

By Acooa Ellis, Senior Vice President, Community Impact Greater Twin Cities United Way’s Community Connection Series brings together nonprofit partners, donors and stakeholders to share learnings and new ideas […]

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Posted on January 6, 2021 by Sareen Keenan

By Sareen Dunleavy Keenan, Sr. Program Officer, Career Academies Greater Twin Cities United Way envisions a united community where all people realize their full potential. […]

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Posted on December 17, 2020 by Kristen Rosenberger

By Kristen Rosenberger, Senior Advocacy Manager, Greater Twin Cities United Way We live in a region where divisions and poverty result in barriers for many […]

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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 […]

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Posted on September 28, 2020 by Carrie Zelin Johnson M.Ed.

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 […]

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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 […]

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Posted on January 7, 2020 by Sam Blackwell

Greater Twin Cities United Way launched a series of Community Insight Sessions with our community partners in 2019. During these gatherings, we share learnings and […]

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Posted on October 31, 2019 by Tiffany Scott Knox

Greater Twin Cities United Way recently launched a series of Community Insight Sessions with our community partners. During these gatherings, we share learnings and new […]