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Name: Lisa Martinez
Date registered: August 27, 2010


Lisa is the Marketing & Campaign Coordinator at the United Way of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks & Area. She is a graduate of the University of North Dakota where she earned a BA in Communication.

Latest posts

  1. Grillin’ for a Good Cause 2014 — July 16, 2014
  2. St. Joseph’s Free Summer Lunch Program for Youth — June 9, 2014
  3. Employment Opportunity: Administrative Assistant — May 6, 2014
  4. Altru Health System is top United Way Contributor in Grand Forks — February 25, 2014
  5. 2013 Toys for Tots – Thank You! — December 23, 2013

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  1. HAPPY HOLIDAYS! — 2 comments
  2. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library has arrived in Grand Forks! — 2 comments
  3. Toys For Tots 2010 – Results — 1 comment
  4. Lend a Helping Hand – Volunteer — 1 comment
  5. 2010 Project Connect — 1 comment

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Jul 16

Grillin’ for a Good Cause 2014

2014 Enbridge BBQ for United Way flyer

Enbridge Pipelines will host its annual BBQ fundraiser for United Way TOMORROW – July 17. Stop by and enjoy a delicious picnic-style lunch outside or take it with you! *A warm THANK YOU to Enbridge Pipelines for its continued support of United Way and its partner agencies.*

Jun 09

St. Joseph’s Free Summer Lunch Program for Youth

Once again, St. Joseph’s Social Care will be providing free summer lunches to area youth. June 2 – July 25 Monday – Friday 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Meals are served rain or shine at the following locations: Grand Forks LaGrave Learning Center (832 4th Ave. S.) University Park Warming House Richards West Park (4700 …

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May 06

Employment Opportunity: Administrative Assistant

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The United Way of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks & Area is currently seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant. Click here for a list of duties, preferred qualifications, and to learn how to apply. *Equal opportunity employer*

Feb 25

Altru Health System is top United Way Contributor in Grand Forks

Altru Health System contributed a total of $138,894 to the 2013 United Way campaign, the largest contribution in Grand Forks. Altru physicians, staff and retirees donated funds in support of United Way, an organization in which people from business, government, education, health care, faith groups, and non-profits collaborate to bring attention to issues facing the …

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Dec 23

2013 Toys for Tots – Thank You!

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The United Way of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks and Area would like to thank the Greater Grand Forks community for supporting our 2013 Toys for Tots drive. With your help, we were able to provide toys to 789 children. Thank you to all of the families, individuals, service clubs, and local businesses who donated …

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Nov 25

Toys for Tots drive

There’s still time to donate to the National Marine Corps Toys for Tots drive coordinated locally by United Way. Today thru Dec. 4 we will be collecting donations of new, unwrapped toys to be distributed to children in need in the Grand Forks community (ages  0-12 years). Currently, 250 families are enrolled in the program. Toy …

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Nov 14

Friday is LIVE UNITED DAY in North Dakota

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Friday, November 15 is LIVE UNITED DAY across the state of North Dakota! View Governor Dalrymple’s official proclamation here. We invite you to embrace the LIVE UNITED message by donating, volunteering, mentoring, and raising awareness of United Way and important community issues. Visit these participating businesses to help us celebrate LIVE UNITED DAY. GIVE. ADVOCATE. …

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Oct 28

2013 ‘Undies Sundays’ Results & Photos

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Our 2013 ‘Undies Sundays’ drive was a success with 15,605 items collected. ‘Undies Sundays’ launched in 2003 and the goal of the program is to collect donations of NEW underwear, diapers, socks, and personal care items such as shampoo, soap and toothbrushes. Items are then distributed to local health and human service agencies for their …

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Oct 21

Go ‘Santa Fe’ for United Way at Taco John’s

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Great meal, Great cause…

Oct 07

2013 Pacesetter Campaign Results

7 Pacesetter Organizations Increase Contributions 47%… Raise $23,113 for United Way! Employees from BBI International, Community Violence Intervention Center, jcpenney, Marco, Inc., State of North Dakota, Steffes Corporation, and Widseth, Smith & Nolting set an outstanding pace for the 2013 fundraising campaign for the United Way of Grand Forks, East Grand Forks and Area, raising …

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