Education

4 Skills Kids Learn When They Read 

How important is it for kids to learn to read and build strong literacy skills?…


On Air with 211

On Air with 211Every so often, United Way and First Call For Help leadership…


Local Nonprofits Celebrate National 211 Day on February 11

Over the past two years, high numbers of people have had to ask for help - due…


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 Approves $37K in Grants to Itasca County Nonprofits

United Way of 1000 Lakes announced $37,700 worth of grant awards for the most…


United Way Invests in Education

At the beginning of September, students across the Itasca area returned to…


United Way Recognizes Volunteers

National Volunteer Week, April 18th - 24th, 2021, annually recognizes the power…


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…


United Way and First Call for Help Celebrate 211 Day

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


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

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