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Letter Carriers to Help Stamp out Hunger on May 9 April-30-2015
Area residents have an opportunity to help Stamp Out Hunger by donating non-perishable, non-breakable food items on Saturday, May 9th.  Letter Carriers will collect these donated items as they ma
Nobles-Murray Rural Electric Trust Supports Imagination Library April-30-2015
Thank you to Nobles-Murray Rural Electric Trust for awarding United Way of Southwest Minnesota $225.00 of Operation Round-Up funds to benefit the Imagination Library program.

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Read for the Record April-28-2015
The 10th anniversary of Jumpstart’s Read for the Record® will be held on Thursday, October 22, 2015.   This year's book is Not Norman: A Goldfish Story written by Kelly Bennett and il
It's A Great Time to Sign Up for 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten April-24-2015
The United Way of Southwest Minnesota announced its partnership with 15 area libraries last winter to bring the 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten Program to our region.  Three of the area libraries
Volunteer Value April-22-2015
United Way of Southwest Minnesota is very thankful for all of those who LIVE UNITED each and every day of the year through volunteerism.   While it is difficult to put an exact dollar value on
- United Way of Southwest Minnesota Campaign Update (1-2-13)

United Way of Southwest Minnesota reports that $ 506,784 in donations and pledges has been recorded to date during the 2012-13 annual fund-raising campaign.  This is 96.5 % of the campaign goal.  The annual campaign runs through the month of January.




All funds raised during the annual campaign will be used to support local programs and services in this area that focus on education, income and health with a targeted emphasis on early childhood literacy and school readiness, fighting hunger and promoting safety and well-being.




United Way of Southwest Minnesota is an autonomous, local organization working to create lasting changes in people's lives and the communities in Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Yellow Medicine and western Redwood Counties of Minnesota.