10th Annual Walk 4 Warmth

The Walk 4 Warmth is on February 16th 2019! Registration starts at 9am at the Eagles Hall and the walk begins at 10am. There will be several activities along the way to make this a SUPER event!

Please join us for a SUPERHERO themed walk for a decade of heating homes in Cheboygan County. In connection with the Cheboygan Area Public Library’s February Comic Con Events we will have Superheroes walking Main Street in support of this years Walk 4 Warmth! Secrets on Main will be handing out goodies in SUPER fashion, there will be Hot Cocoa at the Salvation Army turnaround point, the Cheboygan Democratic Party will be handing out Superhero themed cookies at Purple Tree Books, and there are other stops in the making! The walk will wrap up at the Eagles Hall with a Soup luncheon and Beverages.

Pledge Forms, Registration Forms can be found here:

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If you are walking and have not submitted a pledge form it is $5 per person or family to walk. You may also donate a pair of new or used shoes to our shoe drive per person opposed to a monetary registration fee.

#Giving Tuesday

We are participating in Giving Tuesday Northeast Michigan through our Community Foundation! You can support the Cheboygan County United Way on Giving Tuesday at www.cfnem.org/givingtuesday on November 27. Just scroll until you see our organization’s logo, click on “Give Now”, and make your donation online. It’s as simple as that! Be sure to give between 12 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. on November 27.

We also are running a #GivingTuesday Promotion on Facebook. Facebook & PayPal are matching up to $7 Million in donations on November 27th. Please donate to support the Cheboygan County United Way!  https://www.facebook.com/donate/493238481171951/

 

Campaign Kick Off Event

Anyone can be a hero. By joining us on November 8th from 5-7pm at Great Lakes Grill for a good

time you will be supporting the United Way efforts here in your community.

Dress as your favorite superhero, create your own or come as you are!

We have a truly unique line up of Silent Auction items that will only be available at this event.

Custom pieces from Wildwood Welding & Fabrication, Pyrosign, Calypso Studio,

Custom Log Furniture by Darrell St. Clair, Peace Pole by Christine Nola (Up North Rock Art & Up North Henna).

Also, we will have items from Rootz Salon of Indian River, Harbor Outlet, Urban Bird, Aloha Camp Store,

and a Farm Market Collection on top of the fun items purchased by the Cheboygan County United Way.

We are still collecting donations for items or towards the 2019 CCUW Campaign. Thank You!

Please find our event on Facebook to purchase tickets through Eventbrite.

 

SAVE THE DATE!

W4W Logo (2) (640x412) (300x193) Save the Date: February 16th 2019 for the 10th Annual Walk for Warmth!

In Cheboygan County, many of our families, friends and neighbors are struggling to meet financial demands; many to the point where they must decide between providing food for their family or heat their home.  This should not be! Walk for Warmth is an event where concerned citizens come together to take steps to heat homes.

Start a Team or join us for a walk on your own…… challenge your friends and family….make a difference in your community! Registration and Pledge Forms are available HERE.Pledge_Sheet_2019 Waiver_form_2019

Our goal this year is $20,000.00 and we need your help!  We serve all residents in Cheboygan County who need help. The money we raise STAYS HERE!! If you have any questions or would like to volunteer for the event please call us at 231-627-2288.

August 2017 Newsletter

We are kicking off our Stuff the Bus campaign!  Please look for the small yellow buses in various Cheboygan localities & merchants helping us with this project.  You will find them at:  Dollar General, Citizens National Bank, Wheeler Motors, Calcite Credit Union, among other contributors.  Any spare change no matter how small is appreciated!  This helps teachers & children in all the elementary classrooms in Cheboygan County.  If you want to sponsor a particular classroom (could be your child or grandchildren or favorite school!) please see our form for sponsorship/donation on this website or contact us at:  520 North Main Street, Suite #106, Cheboygan, Michigan 49721 or call 231-627-2288 for more information.

Friday, August 25th between 9:00 A.M. and 3:00 P.M. you will see a BIG school bus at the WalMart Supercenter in Cheboygan.  Donations of pens, Kleenex tissues, markers, glue sticks, scissors, hand sanitizer, dry erase markers, copy paper, crayons, etc. can be dropped off there.  Just in time for the kids to go back to school!  Thank you in advance for your help!

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