Volunteer

United Way Seeks Day of Action Volunteers

United Way’s largest volunteer initiative, the annual Day of Action, occurs on…


Deer River Selected as Day of Action Site

United Way of 1000 Lake’s Day of Action program began nine years ago, and over…


United Way Announces ‘Volunteer of the Year’ Nominees

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


Board Member Spotlight: Danielle Witherill

“Grand Rapids is my hometown. I attended college at NDSU for a degree in…


Board Member Spotlight: David Kooda

“I moved to Grand Rapids in 1995 with my wife and three-week-old daughter,…


United Way Welcomes New Board Members

United Way of 1000 Lakes is proud to announce new and returning members to the…


5 New Year’s Resolutions to Impact Your Community

By guest blogger Angie Tanner As the days of 2021 dwindle, it’s approaching the…


United Way Launches New Kindness Initiative

United Way of 1000 Lakes has announced the launch of a grants program focused…


United Way Launches 5-Day Kindness Challenge

Minnesota United Acts of Kindness Week returns November 15th - 19th, and this…


Bonfire Volunteer Portal Ignites Volunteer Action

Last year, while considering the best way to support local nonprofits in their…