Smart Giving From Your IRA

Adults age 70 ½ and over can take advantage of a simple path to benefitting your community while receiving tax benefits. When you transfer…

United Way Collects Essential Care Items for Local Families

In honor of Hunger and Homelessness Month, United Way of 1000 Lakes hosts an annual Home for Good drive, formerly Health & Hygiene Drive.…

Stuff The Bus Ensures Students Are Prepared for Future Success

The annual Stuff the Bus school supply drive hosted by United Way of 1000 Lakes in partnership with the community showcases the power of…

Lumberjack Mile & 5K Returns September 9

For its seventh running, the Lumberjack Mile & 5K is coming up on Saturday, September 9th, and it’s time to get registered. There’s a 5K…

Stuff the Bus Supports Local Students 

United Way of 1000 Lakes' annual Stuff the Bus School Supplies Drive kicks off this month and continues throughout the month of August. The…

Team Up to Race for Good in The Itascamazing Race

This August, teams of up to eight people will race around Grand Rapids in a community-wide scavenger hunt. Participants will test their…