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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 December 15, 2020 by United Way Staff

Home For Good 2020 Throughout October and November, community changemakers supported United Way’s annual Home For Good initiative, addressing the need for essential household supplies […]

Posted on December 14, 2020 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952-334-4545, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY’S “HOME FOR GOOD” INITIATIVE TO HELP FAMILIES TRANSITION FROM HOMELESSNESS TO […]

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Posted on December 4, 2020 by John Wilgers

This holiday season, I want to say thank you for all you do to support our community. 2020 has been challenging, but as I reflect […]

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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 […]

Posted on November 9, 2020 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952.334.4545; kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY BUILDS STRONG MOMENTUM IN SECOND YEAR OF TRANSFORMATION UNDER LEADERSHIP […]

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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 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 […]