United Way of CMN

United Way’s Lunch & Learn – Join Us!

The United Way of Central MN is working to make a significant impact and bring awareness to some of the realities local people in our community face related to access to foodJoin BLEND at the United Way Lunch & Learn on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m to learn more about food insecurity and hunger in Central MN.

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NuVal made easy

NuVal for the NuMom

We have taken a look at the go-to snacks and meals for little ones when you are in a time crunch and used NuVal to figure out where you can trade up, and what ‘treats’ might surprise you with how well they score! Check out our blog to learn more!

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what an experience!

What an Experience!

Geri Bechtold, Director of KIDSTOP, tells BLEND why the Earth Day Run experience was one she soon won’t forget.  In her guest blog titled “What an Experience!”, Geri shares personal stories and experiences from staff and kids and sends a big “thank you” to everyone involved in making this day a day to remember!

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Ready, Set, Go!

With a little break in the action, the Fit Kids Club Series is back at it with a bunch of events taking place in the next couple of weeks.  The 2015 Fit Kids Club Series, presented by McKay’s Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram, aims to get kids active by providing fitness opportunities and incentives.   

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Laughter Blog

Laugh all you want…

Who knew laughing could be such good exercise! Did you know it takes 20 facial muscles to laugh?  BLEND Guest Blogger, Jessie Sandoval, says…”laughter really is good for your overall health.”

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