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Your Support Makes a Difference

We’re working to enhance people’s lives in Livingston County every day. This picture shows just a few of the ways recent gifts are making our community a better place to live. Thank you to everyone who is supporting Financial Stability, Every Child Ready, and Community Wellness!

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What Is Collective Impact Work?

Watch our video to learn about the meaning of collective impact, and don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube to get more great content!

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Hurricanes Harvey and Irma Recovery

This fund will help local United Ways meet the storm-related needs and support long-term recovery throughout the affected regions. With your support, we can help rebuild communities. 100% of individual donations given to the Harvey and Irma Recovery Funds will be distributed to the affected areas.

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Great Start Livingston Helps Make Every Child Ready

Great Start Livingston’s highlights from last year include helping parents navigate the support system and understand education jargon. Livingston County United Way supports Great Start Livingston with a three-year grant and takes an active role in the coalition.

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Homeless Continuum of Care Update

Preventing homelessness and teaching today’s youth to advocate for themselves are just two of the approaches the HCCC are taking in Livingston County to build a better community. Livingston County United Way is supporting the HCCC with a three-year grant and takes an active role on the committee. Angela Parth explains: “Livingston County is one of […]

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Community Investments Panels (May 2-5)

Volunteers annually review all funded programs for quality, soundness and effectiveness. To be part of this process, please contact Donna Gehringer, dgehringer@lcunitedway.org. Panelists still needed for Community Investments Panels, May 2-5. 

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Summer Lunch Bunch 2017

Full Summer of Meals and Programs Liz Welch, Summer Lunch Bunch Coordinator with The Salvation Army, shares the program’s impact in 2016 and its goals for 2017. Summer Lunch Bunch Volunteer Training The Summer Lunch Bunch, the Livingston County Hunger Council’s community meals program, is gearing up for an exciting summer of 2017. Thousands of hours […]

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It’s a Rising Tide for All of Us

Incoming President Steve Williams Shares His Commitment to the United Way, Community Goals Steve Williams now serves as the Livingston County United Way President. The executive board will be elected at the Board’s April 2017 meeting. His remarks illuminate why we do what we do for the community. “It’s a rising tide for all of […]

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Employee Campaign Coordinator Training (June 15)

This training event is geared toward veteran and beginner employee campaign coordinators.  June 15 at Livingston County United Way offices Choose from two sessions: 8-9:30am or 12-1:30pm Get updated materials and information about the work of Livingston County United Way Share ideas and strategies with other coordinators Brainstorm and energize for the next campaign. To […]

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ALICE Families in Livingston County

Low-Wage Jobs Prevail, United Way’s ALICE Report Shows The Michigan Association of United Ways (MAUW) released a second study on the condition of Michigan’s working families, what it has named ALICE households – those that are Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed.  These are families that are working, but still cannot make ends meet.  In Livingston […]

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