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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, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org   GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY GRANTS $682,000 TO SUPPORT NONPROFIT SECTOR STABILITY AMIDST COVID-19 CRISIS Since […]

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Posted on March 2, 2021 by Kristen Rosenberger

By Kristen Rosenberger, Director, Advocacy and External Engagement At Greater Twin Cities United Way, we seek to disrupt inequities and foster a region where all […]

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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 […]

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Posted on February 10, 2021 by Jenna Bennett

Did you know there is a helpline neighbors in need can call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in more than 100+ languages? […]

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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 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 […]

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Posted on January 14, 2021 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, 952.334.4545, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY LAUNCHES “211 HOPE STARTS HERE FUND” FOCUSED ON HOUSING ASSISTANCE Donations to Fund Greater Twin […]