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Posted on April 28, 2021 by James Collins

By James Collins, Director of 211 In partnership with Greater Twin Cities United Way’s 211 resource helpline, the state of Minnesota recently launched RentHelpMN, a […]

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Posted on April 23, 2021 by Kristen Rosenberger

By Kristen Rosenberger, Director of Advocacy and External Engagement Nearly 35,000 children in Minnesota still do not have access to quality early learning and care […]

Posted on April 20, 2021 by John Wilgers

By John Wilgers, President & CEO, Greater Twin Cities United Way After months and months of anticipation and a historic trial, I am thankful and […]

Posted on April 14, 2021 by United Way Staff

Your Story. Our Children. Minnesota’s Future. 2021 Advocacy for Children Day Virtual Rally! For over 20 years, hundreds of young children, parents, educators and advocates […]

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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 […]

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Posted on March 29, 2021 by Kristen Rosenberger

By Kristen Rosenberger, Director of Advocacy and External Engagement Greater Twin Cities United Way has been hard at work this legislative session advocating for the […]

Posted on March 17, 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 INVITES THE COMMUNITY TO DONATE CULTURALLY RELEVANT FOOD DURING MARCH FOODSHARE […]

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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 […]