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Helping Here through the Combined Charities Campaign

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


United Way Joins Forces with Target to Stuff the Bus

United Way of 1000 Lakes is partnering with Target in Grand Rapids for their…


On Air with 211

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


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

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


In Conversation: Video Series

In Conversation: Video SeriesIn Conversation tells the stories that connect us…


Learning at Home

With Minnesota schools remaining closed for the rest of the 2019-2020 school…


Find Meals for School-Aged Youth This Summer

Many school-age children depend on school breakfasts and lunches to fulfill…


5 Free Family Activities

As fall approaches and children look forward to going back to school, get in a…


Ask The Expert: How Can We Help Youth Thrive Now and Into the Future?

Chad Evans is the Unit Director and Out of School Time Coordinator at Deer…


From Rough Beginnings to Rays of Hope: How Mentoring Changed Chelsi's Story

Chelsi Drobnick could have been just another casualty of poverty and crime.…