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September 21, 2023

Mobile Food Pantry Scheduled for October 4 in Ontonagon

On Wednesday, October 4, 2023 at 12 p.m. a mobile food pantry will be hosted at the Ontonagon Village Fire Hall. The event will provide a variety of foods, including fresh produce and dairy items, to approximately 300 families on a first-come,..

September 19, 2023

Access for All at Camp Josh

Everyone deserves an opportunity to access the outdoors, recreate and enjoy what the Copper Country has to offer. Camp Josh is one such place that is dedicated to providing outdoor recreational opportunities and education for people who have a..

September 8, 2023

#GivingTuesday 2023 Applications are Open

Applications have officially opened for Copper Shores Community Health Foundation's #GivingTuesday. Nonprofit organizations who are interested in partaking in the 7th annual #GiveCopperCountry are encouraged to apply.

#GivingTuesday happens on the..

August 31, 2023

Come One, Come All, Come Enjoy the Park this Fall

Eagle River Residents Open the New Houghton Township Square Park

On August 23rd, Eagle River residents came out to enjoy the grand opening of the Houghton Township Square Park. The park includes a pavilion, garden, picnic benches, and plenty of..

August 29, 2023

Support Meals on Wheels During Bingo Bonanza at the Bluffs

Fundraising Bingo Event Open to the Public on September 12

The Bluffs Senior Community in Houghton will be the host site for a special night of bingo fun on Tuesday, September 12 to benefit Copper Shores Meals on Wheels. The event will begin at 6..

August 28, 2023

Local Law Enforcement Takes Part in Crisis Intervention Training

In the last decade, Michigan has put forth a great effort to require mental health and crisis intervention training for law enforcement. Despite the lack of mandated training in this particular field, officers do their duty and respond to help with..

August 24, 2023

Mobile Food Pantry in Ontonagon slated for September 6

Fourth Visit from Feeding America West Michigan in 2023

On Wednesday, September 6, 2023 at 12 p.m. a mobile food pantry will be hosted at the Ontonagon Village Fire Hall. The event will provide a variety of foods, including fresh produce and dairy..

August 21, 2023

Video: Copper Shores Community-Wide Picnic 2023 in L'Anse

Whether you weren’t able to attend, or you had so much fun that you want to do it all over again, now is your chance to relive the magic of the second annual Copper Shores Community-Wide Picnic.

On Sunday July 30, 2023, Copper Shores Community..

August 15, 2023

Video: 2023 Puppy Parade for Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Though Copper Shores Community Health Foundation has dedicated staff that work year round to support victims of sexual assault, April is a special opportunity to shed light on the issue and the resources that are put in place to help those who..

August 8, 2023

Volunteers Wanted for Mental Health Listening Tour

Copper Shores Community Health Foundation is going on a listening tour to discuss the topic of mental health. The listening tour is the community’s chance to share their opinions and give us feedback as we develop programming. Small group sessions..