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United Way sees hike in requests for funds from non-profits


WILLMAR -- More nonprofit agencies are seeking funding this year from the United Way of West Central Minnesota, and the dollar amount of funding re-quests has grown significantly.

A community review panel meets Thursday to begin considering the funding requests from 59 agencies.

Area nonprofits continue to see an increase in the number of people they serve, said Renee Nolting, executive director of the United Way of West Central Minnesota.

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Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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