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January 13, 2021
Growing number of Centura students pitching in to feed those in need Jeff Bahr Dec 21, 2020 Nine years ago, Marcia McDonald…
January 5, 2021
COVID Crusaders: Seizing the invitation for innovation Independent Staff Jan 4, 2021 https://theindependent.com/news/local/…
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December 22, 2020
Fewer toys, more tots: United Way, Marines still provide thousands of playthings for this year’s Toys for Tots distribution…
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October 2, 2020
United Way unveils ‘Week of Sharing Acts of Local Love’ Sep 26, 2020 Grand Island Independent Heartland United Way is…
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October 1, 2020
Heartland United Way kicks off annual campaign.(Alicia Naspretto, KSNB) By Alicia Naspretto GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) -…
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October 1, 2020
Wood River and Dannebrog first responders and Don Smith, retired publisher of The Independent, were honored Wednesday at…
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September 23, 2020
Rathke and United Way crew meet challenges posed by the pandemic For 20 years, Karen Rathke has served Grand Island and its…
July 15, 2020
Go Big Give Annual giving event surpasses $1 million By Jeff Bahr jeff.bahr@theindependent.com Jul 7, 2020 Updated Jul 8,…