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Vice President Of Diversity, Equity And Inclusion

Scottie Carter Joins Greater Twin Cities United Way as DEI Leader

By John Wilgers, President and CEO, Greater Twin Cities United Way As we at Greater…

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Innovative Approaches to Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing

By Liz Williams, Program Officer, Career Academies Over the last 18 months, Greater Twin Cities United…

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Indigenous Peoples’ Day

The first documented observance of Columbus Day in the United States took place in New…

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United Way and CLUES: Focusing on Youth Mental Health Needs

By Liz Williams, Program Officer, Career Academies In Fall 2020, Greater Twin Cities United Way awarded…

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September 15th Kicks Off Hispanic Heritage Month!

National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15) traditionally honors the cultures and contributions…

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We Can All Help Prevent Suicide: National Suicide Prevention Week and Month

September is National Suicide Prevention Month and National Suicide Prevention Week is the Monday through…

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Centering Youth Voice and Equity in Education through Career Academies

By Liz Williams, Program Officer, Career Academies As summer winds down, we can’t help but…

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