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United Way Announces ‘Volunteer of the Year’ Nominees

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


United Way Supports Rural Food Shelves

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


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

United Way of 1000 Lakes has announced the availability of Emergency Food and…


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…


Helping Here through the Combined Charities Campaign

October marks another year of giving through the Minnesota Combined Charities…


United Way of 1000 Lakes Seeks Community Input on the Region's Most Pressing Needs

United Way of 1000 Lakes invites all members of Itasca County and its…


United Way Collects Personal Care Items for Local Families

June marks the beginning of United Way of 1000 Lakes’ annual Health &…


Leaving Home to Find Home

A few days before high school graduation, 18-year-old Kayla decided to leave…


Ask the Expert: How is COVID-19 Affecting Victims of Domestic Violence?

Content Warning: This article includes discussion around topics of assault,…


Food for Students: MN Pandemic-EBT

School closures have been particularly hard on students who receive free and…