COVID-19

St. Patrick's Day: Spreading the Luck

Many of us are preparing to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in northern Minnesota…


Itasca Area Community Response Fund Awards $37,500 in Fourth Round of Funding

Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic last spring, the Itasca Area…


Doing Your Taxes is Almost Fun with MyFreeTaxes.com

No one loves filing taxes, right? But this year, it’s easier than ever with…


7 Reasons You Should Use 211

In a crisis, in a disaster, in a pandemic, 211 is here to help every person in…


United Way and First Call for Help Celebrate 211 Day

  Throughout the United States, on any hour of any given day, people are…


Ask the Expert: How is COVID-19 Affecting Students?

Matt Grose is the Superintendent of ISD 318, which includes schools in the…


United Way and GRACF Open Fourth Round of Response Fund Applications

United Way of 1000 Lakes and the Grand Rapids Area Community Foundation…


United Way of 1000 Lakes Announces Year-end Challenge Match

As 2020 draws to a close, many of us are surely relieved that a new year is on…


4 Ways to Give Back this Holiday Season (while staying safe at home!)

As we roll into the holiday season, it’s the spirit of giving thanks and…


United Way Launches Be The Light: 2020 Challenge

United Way of 1000 Lakes announces the Be The Light: 2020 Challenge, with the…