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United Way to Host Blood Drive on April 8th

This spring, United Way of 1000 Lakes is encouraging community members to…


5 New Year’s Resolutions to Impact Your Community

By guest blogger Angie Tanner As the days of 2020 dwindle, it’s approaching…


4 Ways to Give Back this Holiday Season (while staying safe at home!)

As we roll into the holiday season, it’s the spirit of giving thanks and…


Food for Students: MN Pandemic-EBT

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


Learning at Home

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


7 Ways to Support Local Businesses

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


7 Ways to Thank Frontline Workers

You can give back by honoring the workers on the front lines of the coronavirus…


Get Ready for the 2020 Census

Census Day is April 1st, 2020. From March to June, census administrators will…


Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Launches BenefitsMN

Providing comprehensive benefits is one strategy that nonprofits use to…


5 Ways to Play Your Part

Our hope for the Itasca area is that someday each person will have a safe home,…