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Portrait of happy multination young family with little son posing in new home with cardboard boxes around, smiling international parents relocate to own house apartment with small biracial kid
Posted on February 23, 2021 by Kristen Rosenberger

By Kristen Rosenberger, Director, Advocacy and External Engagement During this legislative session, one of Greater Twin Cities United Way’s primary focuses is to advocate for […]

Children at the capitol
Posted on January 15, 2021 by Kristen Rosenberger

At Greater Twin Cities United Way, we believe that secure, stable housing is foundational to the health, safety and well-being of Minnesota families. That’s why […]

Children at the capitol
Posted on December 22, 2020 by United Way Staff

GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY UNVEILS POLICY AND ADVOCACY AGENDA FOR 2021 STATE LEGISLATIVE SESSION Focus on housing stability, early childhood education and economic opportunity, […]

Minnesota Capitol Steps
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 […]

Minnesota Capitol Steps
Posted on July 21, 2020 by Kristen Rosenberger

Last week, Governor Tim Walz approved $100 million in state funding to support emergency housing assistance. These dollars will come from the federal Coronavirus Aid, […]

Minnesota Capitol Steps
Posted on May 13, 2020 by Kristen Rosenberger

Kristen Rosenberger is Senior Advocacy Manager at Greater Twin Cities United Way. With the Minnesota Legislature in its final week of deliberations before session ends […]

Minnesota Capitol Steps
Posted on April 28, 2020 by Kristen Rosenberger

Kristen Rosenberger is a Senior Advocacy Manager at Greater Twin Cities United Way. While COVID-19 has required the Minnesota Legislature to convene virtually, floor sessions […]

Minnesota Capitol Steps
Posted on April 14, 2020 by Kristen Rosenberger

Greater Twin Cities United Way and our partners at the Minnesota Council of Foundations, Metropolitan Alliance of Connected Communities, Minnesota Council of Nonprofits and United […]