Financial Stability

Volunteers Needed For 11th Annual Community Connect

The 11th Annual Community Connect, to be held on Saturday, February 3rd, provides a one-stop-shop for social services, legal and utility assistance/information, health screenings, free clothing, books, food, personal care items and more. It is open to anyone in Livingston County and will be held at Parker Middle School in Howell.  It takes hundreds of dedicated volunteers to […]

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United Way’s 10th Annual Matching Money Monday is Great Success!

Donations to the Livingston County United Way on last week’s 10th Annual Matching Money Monday are expected to total around $285,000, pending final audit process. Donations from area residents, small businesses and companies were matched by big-hearted local sponsors, who made the day possible. All proceeds raised from this event help struggling local families by […]

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Save the Date: 11th Annual Community Connect

The 11th Annual Community Connect, to be held on Saturday, February 3rd, provides a one-stop-shop for social services, legal and utility assistance/information, health screenings, free clothing, books, food, personal care items and more. Open to anyone in Livingston County. Located at Parker Middle School, Howell. Click here to download the event flyer. Hosted by the Homeless Continuum of […]

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Announcing Matching Money Monday!

Donations to the Livingston County United Way on Monday, December 11, will be matched up to total funds available, thanks to big-hearted local sponsors. Matching Money Monday has become not just a day to raise funds for community initiatives and programs, but an event that brings Livingston County residents together to celebrate the spirit of […]

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Day of Caring Makes a Difference

On Day of Caring, our volunteers helped with upkeep at 82 local families’ and senior citizens’ homes, making a significant difference in the lives of others. Donna Kendall-Cooper, pictured above with the team that helped her, was thrilled by their support. . .

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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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Livingston County United Way is Impacting Homelessness in Our Community

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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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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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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