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Campaign Celebration & Best of Awards
Thursday, March 26th, United Way of 1000 Lakes will host the 2014 Campaign Celebration & Best of Awards at the Timberlake Lodge in Grand Rapids. The evening will begin with a reception and social followed by Best of Awards Awards presentation. To reserve your space, call United Way at 218-999-7570 or email

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Campaign Reaches $165,127 or 55% of Goal
The “Unleash Your Inner Hero” fundraising campaign has raised $165,127, representing 55 percent of the overall 2014 goal. The generosity of the community in the 2013 campaign made an impact in the Itasca Area, raising approximately $290,000 to help increase graduation rates, support families to become safe and financially stable, and keep our children and adults healthy. United Way seeks to raise $300,000 in this year's campaign. If you haven't done so already, please consider investing in our community by pledging or making a one-time donation now to the 2014 campaign.

Momentum Builds for United Way of 1000 Lakes Campaign 
The United Way of 1000 Lakes Unleash Your Inner Hero Campaign is building momentum, hitting the halfway point of the 2014 goal. Currently, the campaign has raised $151,786, and stands at 50% of the $300,000 goal and so far, 638 donors have already pledged their support. 

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In Person:
United Way of 1000 Lakes 
350 NW 1st Ave, Suite A 
Grand Rapids, MN 55744 
Open Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

By Phone:
GET HELP: 2-1-1 OR 218-326-8565