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United Way

May 11, 2018
Detroit Lakes High School teacher Bill Kvebak's lighthearted group waits for their bus to arrive after raking leaves and picking up trash Wednesday morning. Emily Driscoll / Tribune
Day of Caring: Three Becker County high schools hit the streets to help out
May 11, 2018 - 10:08am
November 9, 2017
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
November 9, 2017 - 10:15am
September 25, 2017
Last yaer's United Way Community Celebration included a visit from the Lakes Area Imagination Library, which gave away free books donated by community residents and businesses. (Vicki Gerdes/Tribune)
Come on and celebrate! United Way Community Celebration set for Sept. 28 at DL Pavilion
September 25, 2017 - 7:37am
January 24, 2017
The heroes among us
January 24, 2017 - 9:00am
September 7, 2016
Mahnomen native Denise Kettner became the new president of the United Way of Becker County on June 1. She biecame involved with the organization during her 36-year career teaching kindergarten for the  Detroit Lakes School District, but decided to deepen her commitment to the organization after retiring from teaching  in 2014. The theme she chose for the United Way's 2016 fundraising drive is "Change the Story."
It's time to 'change the story'
September 7, 2016 - 11:45am
June 12, 2016
United Way’s ‘pay it forward’ yields inspiration
June 12, 2016 - 5:40am
May 1, 2016
KDLAM Radio personality Andy Lia gets a congratulatory hug from United Way of Becker County president Luann Porter as Lia received the Bob and Michelle Harris Community Service Award at Thursday’s United Way Celebration of Heroes. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Local ‘heroes’ recognized for impact on the community
May 1, 2016 - 5:45am
September 20, 2015
Food and fun for adults and kids will be available at the Pavilion later this month. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Big United Way event is Sept. 24
September 20, 2015 - 5:35am
June 30, 2015
Roseau native Nancy Baker, who has been a Callaway resident for the past 28 years, became the new president of the Becker County United Way on June 1. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Callaway’s Baker is new United Way president
June 30, 2015 - 1:40pm
April 26, 2015
United Way of Becker County celebrated Everyday heroes including Youth Everyday Hero Kristina Heinlein, who signs a copy of her book “Bean’s Brave Adventures at Children’s Hospital. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
United Way honors Becker County’s heroes
April 26, 2015 - 6:05am
September 28, 2014
Kids took turns giving several pinatas a whack, including this one of Olaf the Snowman, during Thursday’s United Way Community Celebration at the DL Pavilion. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
United Way hosts civic celebration
September 28, 2014 - 11:30am
September 13, 2014
United Way’s annual Community Celebration is scheduled for Sept. 25 this year. It is a time for United Way to say thanks to its supporters by providing food and entertainment. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
United Way to celebrate partners Sept. 25
September 13, 2014 - 12:30pm
July 22, 2014
Cara Frank became the 2014-15 president of the United Way of Becker County on July 1. She will launch the nonprofit organization’s annual fundraising drive next month. SUBMITTED PHOTO
New United Way president wants us to ‘pay it forward’
July 22, 2014 - 4:00pm
December 4, 2013
United Way needs help: Local chapter $49,000 short of goal
December 4, 2013 - 7:00pm
October 13, 2013
Fundraiser for United Way of Becker County set to take place this Friday
October 13, 2013 - 2:00pm