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On behalf of the United Way team and twenty member board of directors, we extend wishes of a warm and happy Thanksgiving. There is much to be thankful for in this area even in the current time of uncertainty and challenge. My job allows me to see...
United Way of Southwest Minnesota (UWSWMN) announces that $227,483.33 in donations and pledges have been recorded to date during the annual fund-raising campaign.  This equates to 40.3% of the $565,000 campaign goal. Over the last 10 years, more...
Kindergarten and First grade students at the Murray County Central (MCC) Elementary School participated in the ABC…1-2-3…Raise Pennies With Me campaign drive sponsored by the United Way of Southwest Minnesota.  The students brought in pennies from...
Kindergarten through 2nd grade students at the Lake Benton Elementary School participated in the ABC…1-2-3…Raise Pennies With Me campaign drive sponsored by the United Way of Southwest Minnesota.  The students brought in pennies from October 1-22...
Kindergarten through 2nd grade students at St. Edward’s School in Minneota participated in the ABC…1-2-3…Raise Pennies With Me campaign drive sponsored by the United Way of Southwest Minnesota.  The students brought in pennies from October 1-22.  ...
Group of Local United Way Leaders Helps Shape Worldwide Organization’s Direction Marcy Heemeyer, executive director of the United Way of Southwest Minnesota, has been appointed to the National Professional Council (NPC) of United Ways, a select...
Hardee’s of Granite Falls will hold a special promotion to raise funds that will be donated to United Way of Southwest Minnesota.  The United Way of Southwest Minnesota is committed to make long lasting community change through the building blocks...
Create with us as we raise money for the United Way of Southwest Minnesota! "WOODEN CROSS" is a reclaimed wood painting with a fun extra touch.  Each board will vary in size and distress adding to the character of each piece. At our events we...
The SMSU Student Social Work Association (SSWA) students went Trick-Or-Canning on Halloween to benefit area food shelves. The concept was the same as Trick-Or-Treating although the students were not wearing costumes or asking for candy. Instead SMSU...
U.S. Bank is a strong supporter of the United Way of Southwest Minnesota. Employees contributed $45,890.59 through payroll pledges/donations/special events and the U.S. Bank Foundation made an additional investment of $44,000.00 for a total campaign...

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