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Thursday, September 21, 2017

On Thursday, September 21, Greater Ottawa County United Way hosted its 16th annual Day of Caring in Ottawa County. More than 700 volunteers teamed up to help local nonprofit organizations with 50-...

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Greater Ottawa County United Way is proud to announce that $22,000 worth of school supplies and backpacks were collected during the fifth annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive. The collection...

Friday, August 25, 2017

A new Leadership Council has been formed to collectively focus on workforce housing solutions. The Leadership Council, composed of the area’s top community and business development organizations...

Monday, August 21, 2017

 

Greater Ottawa County United Way welcomes Kamille Massey to its staff as Students LIVE UNITED Program Coordinator. The Students LIVE UNITED program provides high school students in Ottawa...

Monday, July 10, 2017

 

Greater Ottawa County United Way will host its fifth annual Stuff the Bus school supply collection drive from Monday, July 24 – Monday, August 7. Community members are invited to donate...

Thursday, May 25, 2017

On Tuesday, June 6, Greater Ottawa County United Way and the Lakeshore Housing Alliance are hosting the fourth annual Ottawa Housing Next Community Conversation on the topic of increasing...

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

On Thursday, April 27, the Greater Ottawa County United Way Board of Directors appointed Lyndsie Post of Davenport University as chairwoman. Michael MacPherson of Huntington National Bank was...

Monday, May 8, 2017

 

As part of Greater Ottawa County’s Jr. Day of Caring, nearly 500 eighth grade students from Lakeshore Middle School volunteered at more than 25 local nonprofit organizations and parks on...

Friday, April 28, 2017

From April 18-28, more than 450 students from White Pines Middle School removed garbage and invasive species at local parks during Greater Ottawa County United Way's sixth annual Junior Day of...

Monday, April 24, 2017

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...

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