Habitat Now Accepting Applications for its Fall Neighbor to Neighbor Revitalization Program

LUDINGTON, Michigan, August 29, 2018 - Habitat of Mason County is currently accepting applications for its fall Neighbor to Neighbor Revitalization (N2N) Program scheduled to take place October 8, 9, 10 from 9am - 4pm. N2N is an exterior home preservation program that offers painting, carpentry, landscaping, weather stripping, siding, roofing, door/window replacement and minor exterior repairs for homeowners in need. The program helps low-income homeowners impacted by age, d

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY’S NEIGHBORHOOD REVITALIZATION PROGRAM RETURNS

LUDINGTON, Michigan, June 14, 2018 — With the help of volunteers and community partners, Habitat for Humanity will host its fifth Neighbor to Neighbor (N2N) Neighborhood Revitalization Project on June 18, 19 and 20th. Homeowners who meet eligibility requirements are able to receive help with exterior repairs, cleanup, painting, landscaping, etc. Habitat works with local officials and trade professionals to determine the greatest housing needs in Mason County. Overall, the

Grow a Row: Home Gardens Fight Hunger

Ludington, Michigan, May 22, 2018 — The Lakeshore Food Club has teamed up with the Mason County Garden Club to launch its first annual Grow A Row campaign which encourages home gardeners to set aside a row of their vegetables and donate the surplus to individuals and families in Mason County experiencing food insecurity. “This is an idea that could be transformational in tackling hunger in Mason County and make us healthier and more connected to our neighbors” said Sarah McMa

Student Holiday Break Food Box Drive

Mason County Family Link is working with the school counselors in each public school in Mason County to identify 35 families in need of assistance. According to datacenter.kidscount.org, 53% or 2,171 students are eligible for free or reduced lunch in Mason County. During the summer, numerous programs help serve these students lunches. The Lakeshore Resource Network wanted to provide assistance for the Holiday Break as well. Area schools are on holiday break for a total of