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Wilder Foundation on United Way COVID Funding: “We’re Trying to Make Everyone Feel Supported” Amherst H. Wilder Foundation
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We’re grateful for Greater Twin Cities United Way’s support during the pandemic, which has allowed us to respond to the families we serve with resources and care.
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Karen Organization of Minnesota: GTCUW Funding Helps Us “Be a Lifeline”
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This has been a stressful and difficult time, and when we learned about the funding, it was honestly such a relief. United Way is quickly allocating resources to organizations like ours working on the front lines. To hear from an existing funder saying we were receiving dollars automatically—no application needed—just demonstrated the level of trust we’ve built with United Way.
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Preparing Students for a Thriving Tomorrow Saint Paul Public Schools (SPPS)
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Our partnership with United Way and its Career Academies is crucial in helping us transform the high school experience through the SPPS Achieves Strategic Plan. We are looking forward to expanding those opportunities and helping all students gain college credit, industry certifications and job experience while in high school.
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Advocating for our Community’s Youngest Kids Greater Twin Cities United Way
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We know the best path to a child’s success is high-quality, culturally relevant childcare and education.
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Way to Grow on GTCUW Funding: “We Didn’t Skip a Beat”
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Right now, with schools and programs closed, this is an isolating time. But some good has come out of it. Parents are getting more connected to their children’s education and building stronger relationships. At the end of the day, we’re in this together.
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Somebody gave so I could have. I really think Centro saved our family.
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Education is everything. I think our community has a duty to help children learn.
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As a parent, I’ve been able to learn and grow alongside my child, so we are learning and growing together.
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United Way grants have helped make quality education programs accessible to some of the highest need youth in our community.