Monthly Archive: December 2010

Dec 23



Happy Holidays from the staff of the United Way of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks & Area!Click here to view our holiday card.

Dec 22

Target Share-A-Tree Program

Target Tree

From December 18-December 22, Target stores across the country celebrated the holiday season by donating 2,678 decorated holiday trees to United Ways as part of the Target Share-A-Tree program. 2010 marks the 20th consecutive year of Target’s partnership with United Way for this program. The Super Target store in Grand Forks donated trees to: St. Vincent of …

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Dec 20

Toys For Tots 2010 – Results


This year marked the 63rd Anniversary of the National Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program, which United Way coordinates locally. This year we distributed toys to 186 families with 448 children! Families were referred by United Way partner agencies, Head Start, Grand Forks County Social Services or Grand Forks/East Grand Forks Public Schools. THANK YOU:    …

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Dec 02

5 Things NOT to Do at the Mall This Holiday Season


As consumers hit the malls this holiday season, some are experienced shoppers, having weathered many years of finding just the right gift at just the right price. Nonetheless, whether novice or seasoned veteran, it’s always smart to arm yourself with timely shopping tips. Financial counselors at The Village Financial Resource Center remind consumers of five …

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