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10000 Books Before Kindergarten Graduation January-23-2015
The first 1,000 Books Before Kindergarten graduation party will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 7th at the Marshall-Lyon County Library for those who have completed the program. Mayor Bob
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Bank of the West Supports United Way of Southwest Minnesota Campaign January-23-2015
Bank of the West is a strong supporter of the United Way of Southwest Minnesota. Employees at the Ivanhoe, Marshall and Minneota branches contributed $1,911.50 through payroll pledges/donations/specia
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Big Stone Therapies Invests in United Way of Southwest Minnesota January-23-2015
Big Stone Therapies, LLC are supporters of the United Way of Southwest Minnesota. Employees contributed $460.57 through donations/pledges/special events in their very first United Way workplace campai
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Lyon County Courthouse Employees Invest in United Way of Southwest Minnesota January-23-2015
Lyon County Courthouse employees are strong supporters of the United Way of Southwest Minnesota. Employees contributed $4,308.00 through payroll pledges/donations/special events. The United Way of Sou
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Celebrating 250,000 Imagination Library books distributed January-22-2015
Click here for coloring sheet.   United Way of Southwest Minnesota Coloring Raffle January 12 – March 5, 2015 Open to children birth to currently in Kindergarten (or Kindergarten aged
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- Special Community Project Grant Deadline February 1, 2013

February 1, 2013 is the deadline for applications for the second round of grants from the 2012-13 Special Community Project Grant fund.

 

 

This past fall United Way awarded grants totaling $11,200 to three different organizations from this fund.  $15,000 was targeted in July for use by area non-profit organizations during 2012-13 to better serve area residents during this fiscal year by United Way of Southwest Minnesota.

 

 

Organizations can download the Special Community Project Grant application and read more about the Goals for the Common Good at the "Your United Way - Community Impact" section of UnitedWaySWMN.org or contact United Way of Southwest Minnesota at 507-929-2273.  All Special Community Project Grant applications will be reviewed by a team of local volunteers who will make recommendations regarding funding to the United Way of Southwest Minnesota board of directors.

 


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.