Mankato, North Mankato Tug of War teams help kickoff 2019 United Way campaign

By |2018-08-08T19:20:57-05:00August 8th, 2018|

Twenty-two tug of war teams turned out at the Verizon Center Grand Hall on Wednesday afternoon to help kick-off the 2019 United Way campaign. With a large turnout from Mankato and North Mankato groups last year, organizers went to a bracket format for the event this year, which is aimed at helping the United Way reach its goal of raising 2-million 50-thousand dollars. CEO Barb Kaus says the funds will help support 53 programs in Blue Earth, Le Suer, Nicollet and Waseca County. "It's very fulfilling, the heart is overflowing with gratitude for all of the giving hearts we have within [...]