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Video Competition Winners Announced!

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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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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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Volunteer Livingston Celebrates Local Volunteers

Volunteer Livingston says “thank you” to the many dedicated local volunteers during National Volunteer Week 2017 National Volunteer Week is an opportunity to recognize and thank volunteers who lend their time, talent, voice and support to causes they care about in our community and around the world. Their stories serve to inspire others to take […]

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40 Years of Impact & Volunteers

Community Celebrates 40 Years of United Way Impact and Local Volunteers Over 230 community members celebrated the significant impact of the Livingston County United Way on the lives of children, youth, families, disabled adults, and seniors as the nonprofit marked its 40th anniversary. Dan Danosky, retired Livingston Educational Service Agency Superintendent and outgoing United Way President, […]

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Volunteer Livingston’s Fresh New Look

New Logo, Coordinator When Livingston County businesses and residents want to volunteer, they look to Volunteer Livingston and volunteerlivingston.org, a program of Livingston County United Way. Visitors to the website search the online database for new and ongoing volunteer opportunities. The new year brings a fresh new look with an updated logo, and welcomes a […]

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Spirit of the Community Breakfast (March 22)

Annual Meeting, Volunteer Awards 7:30-9:00am, Crystal Gardens Banquet Center, 5768 E Grand River Ave, Howell, Michigan 48843 The Livingston County United Way invites the community to celebrate its 40th anniversary at the annual “Spirit of the Community” Breakfast on March 22, 7:30 am at Crystal Gardens Banquet Center. 2017 marks the nonprofit’s 40th year as Livingston […]

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Advocating in Lansing

Every February United Ways from all over Michigan meet with state legislators in Lansing to advocate for our Michigan Association of United Way’s Public Policy Platform. This year’s platform focuses on policies that help ALICE (Asset-Limited, Income Constrained, Employed) households. In Livingston County, 20% of households are working hard and paying taxes, but struggle to […]

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Community Resource Fair (April 7-9)

Fair Informs Home Show Attendees  The Livingston County Home & Garden Show not only connects visitors to all the local resources for home improvements, it also hosts the Livingston County United Way’s 15th Annual Community Resource Fair. Visit both April 7-9 at the Howell High School Field House. Guests will find resources on programs of […]

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Free Online Tax Filing

MyFreeTaxes provides free online federal and state tax preparation and filing assistance to individuals and families with household incomes of $64,000 or less in 2016. MyFreeTaxes.com can be used to file federal and state taxes in all 50 states and the District of Columbia for those who qualify. Why United Way & Tax Filing? United […]

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