Events

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Many UWNEMN events have been canceled or postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
For an up-to-date list of these updates as well as other community resources, click here.

United Way of Northeastern Minnesota presents many events that support our programs.
Your participation in these events helps to raise more than $134,000 annually!

 

 

Take a Swing at Hunger
August 12, 2020

Not your traditional golf outing. All proceeds will benefit the Buddy Backpack program.

 

Bucks for Backpacks Raffle Drawing Party
2020 Date TBA

Great odds - even greater cause!  Click HERE for 2019 results, and stay tuned for 2020 details!


Funspiel for United Way
December 5, 2020

A fun curling bonspiel which supports Smiles United. Click HERE for 2019 details, and stay tuned for information on this year's event!

 


Power of the Purse - Iron Range
January 28, 2021

A fabulous evening for women to enjoy wine tasting, great cuisine, good conversation, auctions and raffles, all to support Imagination Library! Click HERE for a 2020 recap, and stay tuned for information on next year's event!

 

Annual Campaign Celebration
March 25, 2021

Join us in celebrating the positive impact campaign dollars raised by UWNEMN have had in our communities. Click HERE for 2020 event details, and stay tuned for information on next year's event!

 

Women Veterans' Retreat
2021 Date TBA

A retreat for women veterans to share unique experiences, discover individual strengths, explore personal goals, and enjoy a weekend of camaraderie at Giants Ridge. Click HERE for 2020 event details, and stay tuned for information on next year's event.

Flavor of the North
April 22, 2021

The Iron Range's premiere food tasting competition event featuring the area's finest restaurants and food businesses. This event supports Buddy Backpacks. Click HERE for 2020 event details, and stay tuned for more information!


United for Veterans Cash Raffle  Drawing Party
2021 Date TBA

Good odds - great cause!  This raffle and drawing party support the United for Veterans program.  Click HERE for 2020 winners and stay tuned for more information!


Bull Ride for the Brave
2021 Date TBA

"Dirt Kickin Wicked Good" fun brought to you by Great Frontier Bull Riding Company at the Hibbing Memorial Arena. Proceeds will benefit UWNEMN's United for Veterans program. Click HERE for 2020 event details, and stay tuned for information on next year's event!


Wild About Reading: At the Discovery Center
2021 Date TBA

Families will experience the Imagination Library as it comes to life at the Minnesota Discovery Center! This FREE event is designed to celebrate the joy of reading among young children and families. Children of all ages will enjoy story time, literacy activities, snacks and more. 


Wild About Reading
2021 Date TBA

Families will experience the Imagination Library as it comes to life! This FREE event is designed to celebrate the joy of reading among families.  Children of all ages will enjoy story time, literacy activites, snacks and more!