2018-19 Allocations

 

2018-19 Allocations/Programs: $502,853

2018-19 Designations: $192,000

United Way serves as a vehicle for charitable giving for those who live and work in Gratiot & Isabella Counties by providing an avenue for donor designated gifts to approved affiliate agency partners. As a result, $192,000 has been invested in many local nonprofit organizations in 2018-19. 2018 990.

 

Total Community Investment: $694,853

Alma Public Schools

Extended Day Learning Program Tutors: $15,000

 

Art Reach of Mid-Michigan

Matching Grant: $5,000

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the great lakes bay region

One-to-One Youth Mentoring: $10,000

 

CENTRAL MICHIGAN YOUTH FOR CHRIST

Matching Grant: $10,000

 

Child Advocacy Gratiot county

Protect Yourself Program: $15,000

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA): $5,000

Spelling Bee Event Matching Grant: $6,730

 

CLOTHING INC.

Pop-Up Giving: $4,000 (PUG First Place Winner)

Community Compassion Network

Food Pantry: $5,000

 

Educational mini-grants

Teacher Grants: $13,564.36

 

Foster closet of isabella county

Pop-Up Giving: $1,000 (PUG Third Place Winner)

 

Girls on the Run of Central Michigan

Scholarships: $5,000

 

Gratiot County Hope house

Pop-Up Giving: $4,000 (PUG First Place Winner)

Gratiot County Hunger network

Pop-Up Giving: $2,000 (PUG Second Place Winner)

Gratiot Emergency Housing Corp.

Emergency Housing & Utilities: $10,000

 

Gratiot-Isabella RESD

Imagination Library: $20,000

 

HopeWell Ranch

Matching Grant: $15,000

Isabella CoMMUNITY SOUP KITCHEN

Pop-Up Giving: $2,000 (PUG Second Place Winner)

Isabella County Child Advocacy Center

Protect Yourself Program: $10,000

 

John H. Goodrow Fund

Emergency Aid: $15,000

 

Life Choices of Central Michigan

Matching Grant: $10,000

 

Listening Ear Crisis Center

Transitional Living: $10,000

Crisis Center & Suicide Prevention: $20,000

Mid michigan Big Brothers Big Sisters

One-to-One Youth Mentoring: $5,000

Mid Michigan FOSTER & ADOPTIVE COALITION

Fostering Love Event Matching Grant: $2,963.56

 

Mt. Pleasant Discovery Museum

Matching Grant: $10,000

School Readiness Initiative: $5,000

 

Partners Empowering All Kids (PEAK) 

After-School Program, Scholarships: $20,000

PITCH-er THIS! program

Various Winners: $25,993

R.I.S.E. (Women’s Aid Service)

Matching Grant: $15,000

Pop-Up Giving: $1,000 (PUG Third Place Winner)

 

SHARE THE LOVE (JAY’S FURNITURE BARN PROMO)

Matching Grant: $3,887 (Divided equally between Child Advocacy Gratiot County, Mid Michigan Big Brothers Big Sisters, Gratiot County Hope House)

SPONSORSHIPS OF LOCAL CLUBS

Various Sponsorships: $3,214

StUFF THE BUS Program

All 489 Elementary Classrooms in Gratiot & Isabella Counties: $40,111

 

West Midland Family Center

Shepherd Pre-K Program: $5,000

William and Janet Strickler Nonprofit Center

Collaborative Space: $40,000

 

2-1-1 Information & Referral

Gratiot County: $12,600 (2-1-1 Northeast Michigan)

Isabella County: $10,800 (Listening Ear)

 

More than 40,000 Gratiot & Isabella County residents are benefitting from a United Way funded program or service in 2018-19!