Press Release

Friday, February 24, 2017
SPIN UNITED FUNDRAISER   Minot, ND- The YMCA is teaming up with the Souris Valley United Way to host the 4th  Annual Spin United event held February 27th at 9am. Registration begins at 8:30am. Proceeds from the event will support Backpack Buddies. Each team consists of 6 members and one spin bike....
Thursday, February 16, 2017
2nd Annual Little Black Dress Campaign   MINOT, ND – Women United, affinity group of Souris Valley United Way, announces their second Annual Little Black Dress Campaign event.   During the week of February 20th, area women will be wearing a black dress or outfit for five consecutive days and...
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
MINOT, ND –  Souris Valley United Way announces 2017 officers:   Perry Olson, First International Bank & Trust, President; Monica Peterson, Enbridge, Vice-President; Perry Erdman, SRT, Treasurer; and Todd Jensen, MIDCO, Past President.   Additional board members include:  Tawnya Bernsdorf, Niki...
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
Souris Valley United Way Announces 2016 Campaign Results    MINOT, ND – Souris Valley United Way celebrated their 2016-17 campaign year at the Third Annual Donor Recognition Luncheon held Wednesday, February 1st at the Grand Hotel.   Area businesses and donors gathered to celebrate the official end...
Wednesday, February 1, 2017
National Reading Day Today is National Reading Day in the U.S. Before you curl up with your favorite magazine or a new book, remember how you learned to read and consider paying it forward to a young reader. National Reading Day aims to help Pre-K through third grade students develop the literacy...
Tuesday, December 27, 2016
Women United Donates Items to local Senior Service Organizations MINOT, ND - Women United members presented blankets, slippers, puzzles and treats for residents at Trinity Nursing Home in the hopes of providi ng them a small token of Christmas cheer. The group also provided fresh fruit for the...
Friday, December 16, 2016
 Community Need Exceeds United Way Resources Available   MINOT, ND –  Souris Valley United Way is seeing a decrease in donations while the needs of the community continue to grow. The decrease in annual giving will have a significant impact on the funding available to twenty-three local non-profit...
Monday, September 26, 2016
Staples Associate to Receive $3,500 Grant    Souris Valley United Way Selected by Local Associate to Receive Staples Foundation Grant   Minot, ND  (09/26/2016) – Souris Valley United Way has been awarded $3,500 by Staples Foundation, the private charitable arm of Staples, Inc., through a program...
Monday, September 26, 2016
The Souris Valley United Way is once again hosting their Casino Night event, Friday, October 14th, 2016 starting at 6pm at the Grand Hotel in Minot.   Come dressed in your Vegas best! Tickets to the event are $50 each, which includes hors d’oeuvres, two drink tickets, chips for playing in the “...
Monday, September 26, 2016
Souris Valley United Way will kick-off the 2016 campaign on Tuesday, September 6th at 11:30 with a Hole In One Fundraiser.   Campaign Chair Brenda Foster (President & CEO First Western Bank & Trust) will announce the $1,000,000 campaign goal. The funds raised will be reinvested back in the...

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