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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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Oct 04

10th Annual ‘Undies Sundays’ drive

               United Way’s 2013 ‘Undies Sundays’ drive                                            Oct. 6 – 20 We often take everyday things for granted. Like underwear! Imagine taking a shower and not having a decent pair to wear. Unfortunately, this is true for many individuals in our community. Please help by donating NEW underwear, diapers, socks, soap, shampoo, and other personal …

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Sep 30

13th Annual Polyester Party

Prairie Harvest Mental Health’s 13th Annual Auction & Polyester Party October 4, 2013 6:00 PM – Midnight Banquets on the Boardwalk (EGF) Event includes: Social Hour Games Auction Music/dance Tickets: $10 A list of auction items can be found, here VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Call Prairie Harvest Mental Health if you can help out at this event …

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Aug 14

Grillin’ for a Good Cause

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Enbridge Pipelines will host its annual BBQ fundraiser for United Way TOMORROW – Aug. 15. 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.*

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