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Posted on August 19, 2020 by Kish Daniels

On Thursday, August 13, United Way teamed up with the Minnesota United FC to host Action Day 2020. To keep our community safe, Action Day was mostly virtual, besides the in-person and […]

Give OUT Day - Pride Parade, rainbow banner and people walking
Posted on August 18, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Arise Project was presented with Quorum’s Nonprofit of the Year at the annual Legacy of Leadership virtual event on Wednesday, Aug. 5 in recognition of […]

MMLA attorneys on the front line
Posted on August 13, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Every morning in Minnesota, our neighbors wake up to obstacles that keep them from getting the basic help they need. For more than 100 years, […]

Posted on July 28, 2020 by United Way Staff

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952.334.4545; ACTION DAY TO HELP 40,000 LOCAL STUDENTS HEAD BACK TO SCHOOL Greater […]

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, […]

Golf Fore Minnesota Logo - Blue and green text with an image of Minnesota as a golf flag
Posted on July 7, 2020 by Adam Klein

Join us in Supporting Minnesota Communities by participating in Golf Fore Minnesota.  This virtual golf event takes place July 13-19 at a course of your […]

United Way Career Academies - Welding Trainee
Posted on June 30, 2020 by Liz Williams

Greater Twin Cities United Way envisions a region where all youth have clear pathways to lifelong, purpose-driven, wealth-building careers with zero college debt. One way […]

Posted on June 30, 2020 by Jenna Bennett

Amherst H. Wilder Foundation was established in 1906 to support the well-being of the people of Saint Paul. Today, the foundation combines direct services, research, […]