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.


Empty Bowls Luncheon Oct. 12-13

To help ensure hundreds of people in greater Newaygo County are fed and properly nourished, the 18th annual Empty Bowls Soup Luncheon returns on two dates in October.

The Empty Bowls Soup Luncheon is:

  • Thursday, October 12, at TrueNorth Service Center, 6308 South Warner Avenue in Fremont.
  • Friday, October 13, at Commission on Aging, 93 South Gibbs Street in White Cloud.

Lunch is served 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. EDT at both locations. Tickets are $20 each or $150 for a table of eight, with sponsorships also available.Tickets are available online.

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.

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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.