United Way of
Southwest Minnesota reports that $519,758 in donations and pledges have been
recorded to date during the 2012-13 annual fund-raising campaign. This is
99% of the $525,000 campaign goal. The annual campaign will conclude
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.
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.