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Posted on June 25, 2021 by United Way Staff

This blog was originally authored by Ignite Afterschool and has been reposted with permission. “I didn’t realize how much support a family needs!” exclaimed Sa […]

Posted on March 31, 2021 by Anne Soto

By Anne Soto, Director of Grantmaking Greater Twin Cities United Way’s Community Connection Series brings together nonprofit partners, donors and stakeholders to share learnings and new […]

Posted on March 11, 2021 by United Way Staff

By Caryn Thor Lesser, Manager, Community Impact Operations  As COVID-19 hit our region, Greater Twin Cities United Way immediately engaged our nonprofit partners to identify community needs and launched the Greater […]

Posted on March 9, 2021 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952.334.4545,   GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY GRANTS $682,000 TO SUPPORT NONPROFIT SECTOR STABILITY AMIDST COVID-19 CRISIS Since […]

Overjoyed african American young family with little kids have fun playing relaxing on sofa in living room, happy biracial parents entertain with small children tickle laugh, enjoy weekend together
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 November 23, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Ever since opening in 1987, Clare Housing has been on the front lines of providing quality supportive services and permanent affordable housing solutions for people […]

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Posted on October 26, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Just over ten years ago, Ujamaa Place was founded with a unique mission: Provide holistic transformation for young African-American men experiencing inequity at the intersection […]

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Posted on October 14, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

For nearly 50 years, Face to Face Health & Counseling Inc. has been serving youth in Ramsey County experiencing homelessness or who are at risk […]