The residents of Fulton Street were pleased to see a collaboration of groups working together to clean up and fix homes in their area. "One Week One Street" was a week-long project hosted in June, designed to help residents in the city of Saginaw. Close to 70 homes were impacted by the efforts of volunteers in the community by painting homes, cleaning debris and minor home repairs.
Please join us on Saturday, September 28 for United Way Community Spirit Night. This fun, community event will kick-off our annual fundraising campaign as well as the new season for our Saginaw Spirit Hockey Club. More details will be announced later but for now, please save the date - we would love to see you there!
On Friday, May 3, our three AmeriCorps Veterans Benefits Liaisons hosted a booth at the "Hiring Our Heroes" job fair. This job fair was for veterans seeking meaningful employment. The event was hosted at the Dow Event Center and was intended for motivated veterans who were ready to start a new chapter in their lives by seeking local employment opportunities. It was open to active duty military members, guard and reserve members, as well as military spouses.
On Thursday, May 16, more than 250 students, representing 14 Saginaw County high schools, came together to help their community during our annual Spring Into Service day.