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Cost of Basics Rise across Charlevoix & Emmet Counties as Low-Wage Jobs Prevail, United Way’s ALICE Report Shows View the local info here: Charlevoix Emmet Click here for the full report
 The answer is a resounding YES.   Last year over a quarter million dollars were saved in Charlevoix and Emmet County. See the graphic for monthly details by county. Need a card? Scroll down and click on the FamilyWize counter, or stop in to our office at 480 W. Mitchell St. Petoskey (above the H&R Block offices) You can also call our office...
 What did you like about MyFreeTaxes? A.   It was free first of all. B.   It was incredibly user friendly. C.   I like how it has hover overs for almost everything that you could have a question for. It did not leave you feeling lost or confused or having to look up what different things meant. It did not make me feel like I had to figure...
United way fights for the Health, Education and Financial Stability of EVERY PERSON in Charlevoix and Emmet Counties.   We WIN by Living United. By forging unlikely partnerships. By finding new solutions to old problems. By mobilizing the best resources (YOU). And inspiring individual to join together against Charlevoix and Emmet’s most daunting...
Char-Em United Way is moving its office. After more than seven years at the Red Cross building on E. Mitchell Park Drive, Char-Em United Way will now be located at 480 Mitchell street in Petoskey. “We have enjoyed having space in the Red Cross building,  say’s Lorraine Manary, CEO of Char-Em United Way, but feel the move will help us be more...
United Way and the American Human Development Project have created a tool to forecast how things might change if educational outcomes were better.  View statistics by community, see what a little change could do.  Try it out, and learn more here.
A Fence or an Ambulance by Joseph Malins (1895) -a poem about prevention - 'Twas a dangerous cliff, as they freely confessed, though to walk near its crest was so pleasant; but over its terrible edge there had slippeda duke and full many a peasant.<!--break--> So the people said something would have to be done, but their projects did...
NCMC has had a few changes to their bookstore which resulted in a cache of unused items. They have graciously donated these items to support Char-Em United Way's STUFF THE BUS school supply drive. WE CAN'T THANK THEM ENOUGH!
If you are at an event in Charlevoix, Jean Musilek is most likely there.  Ms. Musilek helps out with many, if not most, events in town. She is a person who has really good time management and organization skills, and needs them to keep up with all of things she is involved with, including her own life and family. For all of these reasons, Jean...

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