Itasca Strong

Itascamazing Race Marked the Start of United Way’s Helping Here Campaign

It was a rainy, overcast afternoon, but that didn’t hold back competitors in…


United Way to Kick Off Campaign with ‘The Itascamazing Race’

This August, United Way is bringing an exciting new event to the area: The…


Local Anglers Fish with Purpose

For ten days this winter, Itasca County’s frozen lakes were filled with…


United Way and GRACF Open Fourth Round of Response Fund Applications

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


Hooked on Itasca Virtual Ice Fishing Tournament: January 29 - February 7

Photo by Jack Muhar. United Way of 1000 Lakes’ inaugural ice fishing…


7 Ways to Support Local Businesses

Small businesses are a significant part of our community. From volunteering to…