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Thursday, October 8, 2020
Feeding America West Michigan Blog: COVID-19 Hunger Heroes Part 4: United Way of Montcalm-Ionia Counties brings 44 Mobile Pantries to neighbors in need during pandemic When the COVID-19 crisis hit, closing jobs and schools, Feeding America West…
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
United Way ‘Sponsor a Classroom’ program leads to more than $110,000 in retail value of donations  By Cory Smith | on September 09, 2020 Staff members from Saranac Community Schools work together to collect gallons of hand sanitizer from United Way…
Wednesday, August 19, 2020
United Way supplying PPE to local schools in light of coronavirus By Cory Smith | on August 19, 2020 United Way Montcalm-Ionia Counties Board member Ben Wood, left, and United Way Program Manager Haley McLean, work together to unload 6,000 pounds…
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
IM SAFE CAC raises almost $5K at virtual luncheon, awards event By Karen Bota | on June 24, 2020 Michigan State Police Trooper Colin Gensterblum accepts the award for Multidisciplinary Team Member of the Year from the IM SAFE CAC. — Submitted photo…
Tuesday, May 5, 2020
A time to give is now United Way thanks first responders, donors during COVID-19 crisis By Brandon Schreur | on May 05, 2020 | The Daily News For nearly everyone — not just in Montcalm and Ionia counties, but across the entire state, country and…
Monday, May 4, 2020
Stanton-based churches partner with United Way and Feeding America for food distribution By Brandon Schreur | on May 04, 2020 | The Daily News STANTON — Standing in Central Montcalm High School’s parking lot on Thursday afternoon, Beth Bellows and a…
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
United Way and DTE partner to raise funds for Feeding America food trucks By Brandon Schreur | on April 14, 2020 | The Daily News As the COVID-19 pandemic continues over the coming weeks following Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s extension of the “Stay Home…
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
Increase in mobile food bank events provides relief in wake of COVID-19 By Cory Smith | on March 25, 2020 | The Daily News GREENVILLE — As a lifelong firefighter and resident of Florida, Don Ruiter has pretty much seen it all. Pastor Matthew Stone…