emPower Heat & Energy Assistance

TrueNorth Community Services' emPower heat and energy assistance program is not currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 grant year.

emPower cannot currently provide immediate help. Our funding has not arrived and might not be available until late October.

For more details, visit emPower's home page.


Coats for Kids (& Adults) Collection

TrueNorth Community Services’ 2017 Coats for Kids (& Adults) coats collection is October 2 to November 3 at sites across greater Newaygo County, with dropboxes in Fremont, Grant, Hesperia, Newaygo, and White Cloud in addition to at TrueNorth. Donations of new or gently-used coats are sought.

The Coats for Kids (& Adults) distribution day is Saturday, November 11, from 9 a.m. to noon EST at TrueNorth’s Service Center.

For more details, visit here.

Camp Newaygo's Halloweekend

Camp Newaygo's Halloweekend is a community festival packed with family fun.

Halloweekend activities include a craft, cider press, face painting, pumpkin painting, photo booth, spooky cabin tours, Halloween bingo, trolley rides, and a scarecrow creation station sponsored by Gerber Life Insurance Company. Studio 37,  of Newaygo, is leading creation of a community mural throughout the weekend. 

  • Friday, October 27, 4 p.m.-7 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 28, 1 p.m.-5 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 29, 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Cost is $7 per person or $25 for a family of four. For more details, call (231) 652-1184 or visit http://campnewaygo.org/events/halloweekend-2/

The Zipline Canopy Tour is open Oct. 28 and 29. For more details, visit http://campnewaygo.org/events/public-zipline-7/

Camp Newaygo is located at 5333 Centerline Road. north of Newaygo.

Why TrueNorth? Because ...

When people ask: "Why should I support and/or volunteer for TrueNorth Community Services?" We say: "Because ..."

See for yourself here.


'Tribute to 20 Years' Oct. 29

The Newaygo County Piano Teachers Association and TrueNorth Community Services present "Tribute to Twenty Years," a celebration concert marking its 20th anniversary on Sunday, October 29.

The special concert features performances by Fremont High School Orchestra, Newaygo County Brass, Newaygo County Community Choir, Pryer Times, Olivia Anderson, Lauren Bull, Mick Hanna, Ted Haveman, Thea Hoekman, Jean Howarth, Bernadine Johnson, April Keith, Ava Luchies, Michele Mines, Elizabeth Ringel, Jim Webb, Diana Whittle, Kirk Weller and Chuck Witteveen.

There are refreshments and a silent auction of local artists. Admission is free for children and $5 for adults.

The concert is at the TrueNorth Service Center, 6308 South Warner Avenue in Fremont.

Atención Consumidores Clientes Energéticos
El programa de emPower de tiene financiamiento de calor y energía para su factura de electricidad y / o gas natural. Usted debe estar atrasado o en el estado de cierre para aplicar. El ingreso total de su hogar debe estar dentro de las Pautas Federales de Pobreza.

Si tiene alguna pregunta con, visitar aqui o puede llamar al (231) 355-5880.