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Greater Twin Cities United Way Launches New Housing Initiative, Grants $1.2M for Youth Homelessness Prevention

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Sam Daub, Greater Twin Cities United Way, sam.daub@gtcuw.org, 612-340-7425 Greater Twin…

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Pathways Home: A Unique Approach to Housing Stability

By Ahmed Sirleaf, Program Officer, Pathways Home As a refugee of conflicts in West Africa,…

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Advocacy Update: Major Wins at the State Capitol!

By Tina Rucci, Advocacy Manager The 2023 legislative session adjourned on May 22 with many…

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Family Philanthropy Series – You Need a Will: Demystifying the Steps to Take

It’s easy to put off creating a will, but consultant Nathan Laible, JD has seen…

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Trust-Based Partnerships: Moving from Transactional to Transformative

By Carrie Zelin Johnson M.Ed., Program Officer – Education and Start Early Funders Coalition Coordinator…

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Advocacy Update: Our Progress at the Legislature

By Tina Rucci, Advocacy Manager As the end of the legislative session approaches, Greater Twin…

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Momentum for Change: Why Now is the Time for 80×3

By Jamie Bonczyk, Program Officer, 80x3 Last month, I had the pleasure of joining over…

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