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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...
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...
United Way of Southwest Minnesota (UWSWMN) announces that $188,715.05 in donations and pledges have been recorded to date during the annual fund-raising campaign.  This equates to 33.4% of the $565,000 campaign goal. Over the last 10 years, more...
Bank of the West is a strong supporter of the United Way of Southwest Minnesota. Employees at the Ivanhoe, Marshall and Minneota branches contributed $1,966.00 through payroll pledges/donations/special events and Bank of the West made an additional...
More than 100 volunteers across Southwest Minnesota participated in Read for the Record last week. The United Way of Southwest Minnesota locally coordinated Jumpstart’s Read for the Record, again this year. One hundred twenty volunteers read Not...
The SMSU Student Social Work Association (SSWA) students will go Trick-Or-Canning throughout Marshall on Halloween to benefit area food shelves and hunger relief initiatives. The concept is the same as Trick-Or-Treating although the students will...
A beverage tasting event will be held to benefit the United Way of Southwest Minnesota (UWSWMN) campaign on Friday, November 20th from 7:00-9:30p.m. The theme is Eat, Drink and Be Ugly: Beverage Tasting & Ugly Sweater Soiree. The event will be...
Archer Daniels Midland Company recently donated $5000 to United Way of Southwest Minnesota. The donation will go toward the 2016 Stuff the Bus initiative. Funds will be used to purchase needed school supplies, hygiene items and back packs based on...

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