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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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Family Philanthropy Series: New IRA Rules Expand Ways to Give and Enhance Your Retirement Income

In late 2022, Congress passed a sweeping piece of legislation that changes many rules related…

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February Advocacy Update: Connecting the Dots to Foster Systems Change

By Susan Carter, Director of Advocacy and External Engagement Allow me to introduce myself, my…

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Greater Twin Cities United Way Announces New Report to Address Major Challenges Compounded by Pandemic

Contact: Kelly Puspoki, Greater Twin Cities United Way, kelly.puspoki@gtcuw.org, 952-334-4545 Greater Twin Cities United Way…

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“Step Zero” to Opportunity: Why Housing Matters

By Jay Wagner, Program Officer, Housing I began writing this blog post on December 21,…

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Greater Twin Cities United Way Unveils Policy and Advocacy Agenda for 2023 State Legislative Session

Media Contact: Liz Skree, Greater Twin Cities United Way, liz.skree@gtcuw.org, 651-334-7764 Greater Twin Cities United…

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United Way’s 2023 Policy Priorities and Advocacy Agenda

By Tina Rucci, Advocacy Manager Greater Twin Cities United Way today announced our policy priorities…

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