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In celebration of National Volunteer Week (April 23 – 29), Greater Ottawa County United Way is proud to announce the recipients of the 2017 Volunteer Stars awards. Volunteers were nominated in March by community members and organizations throughout...
Posted at: Monday, April 24, 2017 - 12:57pm
The Lakeshore Housing Alliance is hosting its annual ‘Housing Matters’ awareness event during the week of April 16. From Sunday, April 16 – Saturday, April 22, community members are invited to add a dollar or more to their meal bill at the following...
Posted at: Monday, April 10, 2017 - 11:51am
Greater Ottawa County United Way wrapped up its annual community campaign at its LIVE UNITED Celebration event on Thursday evening at Baker Lofts Event Center in Holland. Top-performing campaign companies, nonprofit community partners and volunteers...
Posted at: Friday, March 24, 2017 - 8:36am
Greater Ottawa County United Way invites all Ottawa County residents to nominate individuals and/or groups for Volunteer Stars recognition during National Volunteer Week this April. Anyone who goes above and beyond to give of his or her time and...
Posted at: Friday, March 3, 2017 - 10:05am
Greater Ottawa County United Way recently welcomed Erin Kamphuis to its staff. Erin is joining United Way as a finance associate. She will support the chief finance officer with data entry, campaign processing and customer relationship management....
Posted at: Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 8:48am
 MyFreeTaxes.com provides a free, safe and easy way to file state, federal taxesGreater Ottawa County United Way would like to announce enhanced security features to MyFreeTaxes designed to further safeguard taxpayer information. MyFreeTaxes is a...
Posted at: Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 1:08pm
 Greater Ottawa County United Way is proud to announce that it has reached the 75% mark of its $2.5 million goal for its annual community campaign. Funds raised during the campaign are invested in 57 programs run by 43 nonprofits in Ottawa County....
Posted at: Monday, January 30, 2017 - 1:26pm
Each year at the end of January, the Lakeshore Housing Alliance (LHA), a program of Greater Ottawa County United Way, conducts a census of persons experiencing homelessness in Ottawa County. Our community will be conducting this count on Wednesday,...
Posted at: Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 2:16pm
In June of 2016, the Allegan County United Way (ACUW) began the search for new executive leadership. The ACUW Board of Directors chose to hire an interim director to support them in making the best possible decision to achieve their goal of becoming...
Posted at: Monday, January 2, 2017 - 5:12pm
 Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced the awards for this year’s Continuum of Care (CoC) program grants. $1.95 billion will be distributed to more than 7,600 local homeless housing and service...
Posted at: Thursday, December 22, 2016 - 1:54pm

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