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United Way News
2013 Power of the Purse Scheduled!
The Power of the Purse women's event has been scheduled for Thursday, May 9, 2013, 5:00 - 8:00 pm at the Vintage Ballroom & Suites in Downtown Faribault. It's time to network with other women while helping raise funds for the United Way of Faribault by enjoying appetizers, wine, a silent auction of purses, jewelry, event tickets, gift certificates and other items.&nbs
Children registered for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library program through the United Way of Faribault have started receiving their books in the mail. "The Little Engine That Could," is the first book delivered by the program directly to the child's home in Faribault. One book will continue to arrive, each month, in the child's home through age five! Children born a
On June 1, 2012, Imagination Library registration will begin to provide a new, age-appropriate, hardcover book each month to newborns in the 55021 Faribault zip code area continuing to age five!
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Books are delivered to children directly to their homes in the mail. No local tax dollars are spent on purchasin
You can purchase your ticket for Power of the Purse right here online! Simply scroll down to the green DONATE NOW icon in the lower left-hand corner, click. Scroll down to the POWER OF THE PURSE icon and purchase your ticket. You can also sponsor a child for the new Dolly Parton Imagination Library! Your ticket will be ready for you at-the-door, Thursday, May 10, 5:00 - 8:00 pm, at The Loft/2
Calls are made to the United Way daily from people needing services to help them get by due to recent economic concerns. Because United Way does not offer direct support to individuals, callers can only be referred to various health and human service organizations in our area. A 24-hour United Way referral number that is easy to remember is 2-1-1 and works from any landline and answered day and night to handle emergency services.