The United Way’s 2020 Campaign kicked off on August 14th at the Mankato Civic Center. Alpha Media will be following along with the campaign through a weekly podcast series. Check back each week for updates and interviews with United Way staff, volunteers, partner agencies and other community members vital to the United Way Campaign.
United Way 2020 Campaign Podcast Episode 1 features Greater Mankato Area United Way CEO, Barb Kaus. We discuss the importance of the United Way as a balancer for our community as well as upcoming fundraisers and ways to get involved with the campaign.
United Way 2020 Campaign Podcast Episode 2 features Scheel’s Store Director, Brandon Scheel. We discuss his involvement with the United Way as well as Scheels’ spirit of giving back to the community. United Way CEO, Barb Kaus also joins us for a campaign update.
United Way 2020 Campaign Podcast Episode 3 Features 2020 Campaign Chair and CCF Bank President, Mike Kunkel. We talk about his personal involvement with the United Way, how he brings that passion to his employees and the 2020 United Way Campaign.
United Way 2020 Campaign Podcast Episode 4 Features Paul Peterson, the Superintendent of ISD #77 Mankato Public Schools. We talk about the relationship between the school district and the United Way.
United Way 2020 Campaign Update Podcast Episode 5 Features Melissa Bradley, the General Manager of Snell Motors. We talk about Snell’s commitment to the United Way and a behind the scenes look at Fire & Ice Ball, the United Way’s signature fundraiser which is hosted at Snell Motors on December 7th.
United Way 2020 Campaign Update Podcast Episode 6 Features Jennifer Spaude from Consolidated Communications. We talk about Consolidated’s long history with the United Way and their culture of giving.