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Check out Helping Kids Succeed - The Hastings Way March 2015 Newsletter



Exciting News! The Helping Kids Succeed Summer Academy is coming to Minnesota! Last June, Jane Neumiller-Bustad and Natalee Chapin from Helping Kids Succeed - The Hastings Way both attended the training in Montana. This year, the week-long training comes here!

Open to any professional interested in learning the Helping Kids Succeed model in-depth and connecting with like-minded colleagues. If you have questions or comments, please call (480-220-7477) or email. Good things are happening. www.studentsupportcard.com


The Hastings Beyond the Yellow Ribbon Community meeting is April 9th, 7 p.m., Nelson :Lucking American Legion Post 47. Best Practices; Issues of community veterans; Month of the Military Kid; and upcoming deployment of local National Guard troops. For complete information on all events and deals, including flyers and contact information, visit our Events & Deals page at www.BeyondTheYellowRibbon.org/events-a-deals or ongoing offers that you can take advantage of anytime. Local Contact: Dean W. Markuson, (651) 438-2208, deanrvnvet@aol.com



United Way of Hastings Job Opening: Fundraising & Development Manager, send letter of interest and resume by April 3 to:
info@unitedwayofhastings.org
or
United Way of Hastings, PO Box 353, Hastings, MN 55033

(Click here for complete job description)


Have you heard of Go Buy Local? It’s a new coupon source for local businesses, but here's the catch. It gives back to Non-Profits every time you use one of the coupons! Here at United Way of Hastings we have decided to join their $500 Matching Grant Program. If we can raise $500 in the next 9 weeks through Go Buy Local, they will match it with another $500! Click the link below now to join their website and start saving money on the deals and earning a donation for us at the same time. Thanks for your support.

DEAL OF THE WEEK

http://home.gobuylocal.com/

P.S. Hear what WCCO​ had to say about Go Buy Local in this recent video!

http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2015/03/04/local-company-helps-you-save-dollars-and-give-back/



Have you heard about the Earned Income Tax Credit? If you worked in 2014 and made less than $52,427, you may qualify. Click HERE and HERE for more information

To find the free tax preparation site closet to you dial 2-1-1 or visit www.youclaimit.org

The United Way of Hastings provides programs that support the building blocks for a good life - education, health and financial stability in the Hastings Area.



Click here to access the Helping Kids Succeed Handbook order form.



Our 2014/2015 Community Investment Appeal has arrived! Click here to view!



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The Funds raised in Hastings stay in our community!
If you participate in a workplace campaign you have the option to designate your contribution to the United Way of Hastings. To be certain your contributions stay in Hastings, you must designate United Way of Hastings. When you designate you funds to the United Way of Hastings, your dollars are funneled into local organizations. Without this designation, your dollars could go to another United Way. Designate and keep your donation local!

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At United Way of Hastings we are working hard to improve the lives of people in our community. Your support helps us to do our work!

The United Way of Hastings continues to work in meeting basic needs. We are also working to address the underlying cause of the need within our community. We do this by developing partnerships with local organizations, local government and the Hastings School District to identify underlying needs. The United Way of Hastings works collaboratively to overcome the cause and deliver services efficiently.




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United Way of Hastings - PO Box 353 - Hastings, MN 55033-0353