Programs Funded by United Way of the Lakeshore
TrueMentors/ Big Brothers Big Sisters (Newaygo)
- TrueMentors exists to build self confidence and provide new experiences that support positive growth. TrueMentors offers one to one mentoring with adult volunteers, school based programming in one to one settings and in small groups, along with outdoor adventure programs.
Weekend Power Packs (Newaygo)
- The TrueNorth Weekend PowerPacks program provides emergency food support for 400 children facing food insecurity aged K-12 from four area school districts in Newaygo County in addition to the Newaygo County Career Tech Center and the Education and Activity Center for 40 weeks during the school year.