Mission: To unite people and other resources to improve and strengthen the quality of life for all people in shiawasseee county.
Programs: Shiawassee hunger network - shiawassee united way (suw) serves as administrator for the shiawassee hunger network. This is an alliance of 12 independently run food and/or personal needs pantries located throughtout shiawassee county. Suw provides clerical, management, and fundraising support for the alliance. In 2014, the shiawassee hunger network pantries distributed approximately 361,524 complete meals to approximately 24,553 persons.
allocations totaling 40,000 were distributed to 9 area agencies for 12 different programs that address root causes of poverty in the areas of income, health, education, and basic needs.
2-1-1 is a toll free number that connects callers with a wealth of information about human services available to people in shiawassee county. In times of community disaster, the 2-1-1 phone number is used to get information to the public regarding such things as evacuation routes, shelter locations, clean water locations, etc. Shiawassee united way serves as the lead funding agency and administrative contact point for 2-1 -1 in shiawassee county.
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