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United Way Thanks Community with Free Concert

United Way will be hosting a free concert on May 26th at Rapids Brewing Co.…


Small Business Spotlight: Rapids Brewing Co.

Founded in 2019, Rapids Brewing Co. has quickly become a go-to northern…


Lumberjack Mile & 5K Returns September 10

United Way of 1000 Lakes announces the return of the Lumberjack Mile & 5K…


United Way Announces ‘Volunteer of the Year’ Nominees

As part of United Way of 1000 Lakes’ commitment to fostering the spirit of…


United Way to Host Community Celebration on May 26

United Way is excited to announce that it will hold its annual Campaign…


United Way Supports Rural Food Shelves

Each month, the food shelf in Bigfork, Minnesota (also known as the North…


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…


United Way Announces Hooked on Itasca Winners

Temperatures were cold over the past two weeks, but the weather didn’t stop…


7 Reasons You Should Use 211

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