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Stuff the Bus 2022

Thank you so much for partnering with us for STUFF THE BUS!  We are hopeful we can raise $20,000 to help children throughout the West Central Minnesota Area be ready for success with the proper supplies at the ready. Today, we have the great pleasure of partnering with Lakeland Broadcasting as our marketing sponsor for…
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Office Coordinator/Bookkeeper

Position Overview The Office Coordinator/Bookkeeper is responsible for the day-to-day administrative and bookkeeping functions to help ensure the smooth functioning of the United Way of West Central Minnesota’s overall central office. Office coordinator duties involve clerical and administrative support, greetings visitors, answering phone calls, overseeing office supplies and equipment, etc. Bookkeeping tasks involving preparing donor…
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High School Senior Awarded Volunteerism Scholarship 2022 (4 of 4)

Each year the United Way of West Central Minnesota offers scholarships to students who volunteer. There’s a natural gap between what government and business do to contribute to the community. Volunteers and non-profits fill that gap. 33 students in our area applied this year, and four were selected to receive to scholarship sent directly to…
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Sarah Van Beek – Board Member

When The Village Children’s Museum became a program of the United Way of West Central Minnesota, our goal was to continue to rely on the leadership of The Village Board and integrate their efforts into the structure and operation of the United Way. We are grateful for our new board members coming to us from…
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High School Senior Awarded Volunteerism Scholarship 2022 (3 of 4)

Each year the United Way of West Central Minnesota offers scholarships to students who volunteer. There’s a natural gap between what government and business do to contribute to the community. Volunteers and non-profits fill that gap. 33 students in our area applied this year, and four were selected to receive to scholarship sent directly to…
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High School Senior Awarded Volunteerism Scholarship 2022 (2 of 4)

Each year the United Way of West Central Minnesota offers scholarships to students who volunteer. There’s a natural gap between what government and business do to contribute to the community. Volunteers and non-profits fill that gap. 33 students in our area applied this year, and four were selected to receive to scholarship sent directly to…
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High School Senior Awarded Volunteerism Scholarship 2022 (1 of 4)

Each year the United Way of West Central Minnesota offers scholarships to students who volunteer. There’s a natural gap between what government and business do to contribute to the community. Volunteers and non-profits fill that gap. 33 students in our area applied this year, and four were selected to receive to scholarship sent directly to…
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Lynsey Pierce – The Village Director

Recently, the Village Children’s Museum in Willmar, MN was acquired as a new program of the United Way of West Central Minnesota. We are thrilled about plans to make the museum even more impactful to families in our communities, and we are so excited to announce the new Director for the museum, Lynsey Pierce. Lynsey…
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Summer Parade Schedule

Join in the community fun this summer as we participate in many of the local parades. Feel free to download the schedule and add it to your refrigerator door! Download Schedule Atwater Festival Days 6/18/22 Atwater Willmar Fests Block Party 6/23/22 Willmar Willmar  Fests Parade 6/25/22 Willmar Litchfield Watercade Parade 7/9/22 Litchfield Rockin Robbins 7/12/22…
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2022 GrowMobile Schedule Out Now

What is the GrowMobile? The GrowMobile is a program of United Way of West Central Minnesota that provides a mobile preschool experience to at-risk children. The GrowMobile hosts a preschool experience at multiple stops a day during the week throughout the summer. The GrowMobile is a community initiative and allows interns to work with volunteers,…
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