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Project Community Connect: One Stop Shop for Those in Need

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Living on too little was the topic of discussion during a KEYC News 12  Midday interview with Kate Hengy-Grets of MVAC

On April 5th, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Verizon Wireless Center, the public is invited to attended the annual Project Community Connect

The event is for anyone struggling financially and is a one stop shop to access resources. 

Providers include: employers, youth services, education and legal resources, veterans resources, healthcare, and much more. 

Interpreters will be available.  In addition, there will be a free lunch, haircuts, childcare and photographs. 

Organizers recommend those attending bring an ID, social security card, and mail or utility bill. 

You can find more information on the event here.

Additionally there will be a used equipment drive. United Way is asking for donated gently used youth sport & dance equipment to be given to kids in need.

Connecting Kids will help provide financial resources to families so kids can have the opportunity to participate in youth development programs and activities. 

A $5.00 Scheels gift card will be given to each person who brings a donation. 

When: Friday, April 1, 11 a.m. to 7 p,m,

Where: Scheels at the River Hills Mall in Mankato




--KEYC NEWS 12