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MARQUETTE — Are you planning to donate to any charity in the Upper Peninsula during this giving season? The #give906 giving guide is a one-stop place to find out what charities are doing to meet UP’s critical needs and how you can help throughout the year.

More than 50 UP organizations participate in the annual giving guide on The guide includes a description of each organization’s GivingTuesday initiative and a link to donate or learn more about getting involved.

The giving guide is coordinated by Grow & Lead: Community and Youth Development as part of the global generosity movement GivingTuesday that inspires people to give back on GivingTuesday and throughout the year.

Organizations participating in the Giving Guide include:

— Adventure Team 906

— Algiers County Communities That Care

— Baraga County Shelter Home

— Bay Cliff Health Camp

— Big Brothers Big Sisters – UP Kids

— Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bay Area

—Bishop Baraga Association

— Calumet theater company

— Marquette County Cancer Care

— Incentive project for caregivers

— Clear Lake Education Center Steward Group

— Community of Delta County

— Contrast Coffee + The Warming Center

— Copper Country Habitat for Humanity

— Copper Harbor Trail Club

— Crystal Falls Contemporary Center

— Dickinson Area Community Foundation

—Dickinson Iron CTC

— EUP Community Dispute Resolution Center (EUP CDRC)

— Gogebic range health foundation

— Hiawatha Music Cooperative

— Houghton-Keweenaw County 4-H Program

— Keweenaw Family Resource Center

— Lake Superior Care and Hospice

— Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative

— Lake Superior Theater, Inc.

—Madgoodies Studio

— MAPS Education Foundation

— Marquette Algiers Resolution Service

— Marquette County Habitat for Humanity

— Marquette Lions Club

— Marquette Maritime Museum

— Marquette Symphony Orchestra

— Mercy EMS, Inc.

— RISE Model Cities

— New Life Community Center

— Omega House, Inc.

— Ontonagon County Cancer Association

— Portage Health Foundation

– Marquette County Ripple Effect


— Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital

– Silver Creek Church

– Spreading Kindness Day

— Greater Healing Initiative

— Superior Health Foundation

— Superior Search and Rescue

— Superior String Alliance

— The David & Thu Brule YMCA of Marquette County

— TOP Wild

— United Way of Marquette County

— EUP United Way

— Upper Peninsula Land Conservation

— Wattsson & Wattsson Jewelers + Marquette Alternative High School

Other organizations are added to the guide as their information is received.

Donors and volunteers are encouraged to use #give906 on social media to share how they are giving locally.

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