Ceridian is proud to be a strategic partner with Greater Twin Cities United Way in meeting the unique challenges of providing United Way 2-1-1™ services
Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) February 18, 2010
Ceridian a leading provider of health and productivity solutions, announced that it is now providing the United Way 2-1-1™ call center operations for Greater Twin Cities United Way. As a one-stop shop for social services, United Way 2-1-1™ provides callers with information and referrals to human services for every day needs and in times of crisis.
"Ceridian is proud to be a strategic partner with Greater Twin Cities United Way in meeting the unique challenges of providing United Way 2-1-1™ services," said Norene Miller, Ceridian senior vice president of account management and service delivery. "Our experience in providing quality phone consultations in a cost-efficient manner is a perfect fit with the objectives of this program."
Frank Forsberg, senior vice president of Community Impact for United Way echos the great partnership, "United Way was searching for a partner with the expertise to increase capacity and scalability while containing costs. Through the competitive process of bids for this project, Ceridian stood out as the organization that best fit those goals and our mission. Ceridian also has the history and experience of delivering quality counseling and mental health programs for customers nationally. It is an exciting opportunity for the nonprofit and profit sectors to collaborate on delivering a high quality community service. United Way looks forward to serving our community better."
In 2009, United Way 2-1-1™ provided 382,000 referrals to callers who requested assistance in the Twin Cities area for everything from food and shelter, to utility assistance, legal services, healthcare and employment services.
United Way has a long-standing tradition and commitment to providing information and referral services to make sure people in need are connected to the services that can assist them. United Way 2-1-1™ is part of a larger network of statewide and national information and referral services and is integral to the mission of the 1,400 independent United Ways across the nation working to advance the common good in their local communities.
About Greater Twin Cities United Way
Greater Twin Cities United Way addresses our community's most critical issues through the Agenda for Lasting Change - 10 measurable goals to create pathways out of poverty. We partner with business, government and nonprofit organizations to create lasting solutions and carry out our call to action to LIVE UNITED by encouraging everyone to Give. Advocate. Volunteer. Greater Twin Cities United Way is an independent organization serving Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Ramsey, Scott and western Washington counties. Join the movement. LIVE UNITED. For more information visit http://www.unitedwaytwincities.org or call (612) 3407400.
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