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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 […]

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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 […]

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Posted on July 28, 2020 by United Way Staff

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

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Posted on June 25, 2020 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org GREATER TWIN CITIES UNITED WAY, MINNEAPOLIS FOUNDATION, SAINT PAUL & MINNESOTA FOUNDATION GRANT $2.5M TO HELP REBUILD […]

Posted on June 5, 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, MINNEAPOLIS FOUNDATION, SAINT PAUL & MINNESOTA FOUNDATION COMMIT TO WORKING TO […]

Posted on May 26, 2020 by John Wilgers

“Racism and discrimination have no place in our society, and Greater Twin Cities United Way mourns the death of George Floyd alongside his family and […]

Posted on May 18, 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 GRANTS $700,000, SUPPORTING NEW, HOLISTIC APPROACHES TO SERVING THE COMMUNITY AS A […]

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Posted on May 7, 2020 by United Way Staff

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, 952-334-4545, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org Allison Frailich, Medtronic Foundation, 612-413-2313, allison.frailich@medtronic.com Medtronic Foundation Donates $100,000 to Greater Twin Cities United Way […]