Stuff the Bus Supports Local Students 

United Way of 1000 Lakes' annual Stuff the Bus School Supplies Drive kicks off…

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Team Up to Race for Good in The Itascamazing Race

This August, teams of up to eight people will race around Grand Rapids in a…

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July Volunteer Opportunities

Bonfire, the Itasca area’s volunteer portal powered by United Way, aims to…

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Volunteers Give Back in Bovey 

The summer solstice saw 110 volunteers from throughout the Itasca area put…

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United Way Seeks Day of Action Volunteers 

Day of Action, United Way’s largest volunteer initiative, is coming up on…

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United Way Commemorates 60 Years of Impact at Annual Community Celebration

United Way of 1000 Lakes held its annual Community Celebration on Thursday, May…

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June Volunteer Opportunities

On any given day, volunteers are making a difference in the Itasca area. From…

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United Way Invites Volunteers to Take Action in Bovey

United Way of 1000 Lakes is excited to share that Bovey will be the site of…

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United Way to Celebrate 60 Years of Impact at Annual Community Celebration

United Way of 1000 Lakes will be hosting its annual Community Celebration on…

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United Way of 1000 Lakes Announces Emergency Food & Shelter Program Funding for Itasca County

United Way of 1000 Lakes has announced that Itasca County has been chosen to receive…

Gain Peace of Mind in the New Year

Everyone needs a will, no matter their age, but so many people don’t have one. It can be…

United Way Announces “Be the Light” Giving Challenge

United Way of 1000 Lakes is closing out 2022 in a big way: by aiming to raise $22,000 for…

EFSP Funds Help Nonprofits Meet Local Needs

The Itasca area’s nonprofit network plays a vital role in meeting the food and shelter…

United Way Launches November Health & Hygiene Drive

In November, United Way of 1000 Lakes launched its tenth annual Health & Hygiene Drive.…

Community Needs Assessment: What We Learned

In the summer of 2021, United Way of 1000 Lakes began a Community Needs Assessment,…