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Access to ongoing quality learning and literacy services for families with children, birth through 3rd grade.

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Quality Out of
School Time

Youths should have at least one caring mentor supporting and guiding them in development of positive life skills.

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Access to emergency, transitional or permanent housing with a special focus on youth and families with children.

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Connecting individuals with resources to stabilize living conditions, maintain independence and lessen dependency.

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to Food

Build knowledge and skills related to cost-effective food choices, food preparation, safe food storage and nutrition.

Our Focus

Is to Help Our Community

When you invest in United Way of Central Minnesota, you also invest in community services dedicated to addressing our community’s most critical human service issues. As well as supporting partner programs, United Way of Central Minnesota has internal initiatives and services to help create long-lasting changes that prevent problems from happening in the first place. Our mission is to improve people’s lives by mobilizing the caring power of Central Minnesota.


United Way Campaign Advocate Training

Come on Down . . . attend the Campaign Advocate Training and learn about new ideas for this year's campaign, share ideas . . .

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A Warm Place to Sleep

  Where did you sleep last night? Many of us have an easy and consistent answer, but for over 450…

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The POWER of WE.

United Way of Central Minnesota is dedicated to helping people in our community.
Here are some stories of some of the people we have assisted in getting back on their feet.