As the retail team lead, Kathy is responsible for tasks like pricing, stocking, and managing the intake of merchandise.
Thank you for all of that hard work you put into the store! We are proud to have you as part of our team!
We'd like to extend a huge congratulations and thank you to our food warehouse and distribution staff who exceeded their distribution goal over the past fiscal year with 105% program participation!
These staff packaged and distributed 37,079 boxes—that's 1,186,528 pounds of food!
“I work really hard, but I know my hard work supports my neighbors and community. Knowing that my work helps others is what keeps me going!” –Jennifer, Food Commodities Manager
To all of our food program staff, thank you for the positive impact you make each day in our communities!
difference in a child’s life is so rewarding and seeing the families succeed over the years has such a great impact on me. I have been here for 5 years, and I love every minute of doing my job knowing that I am making a difference every day."
Thank you, Lori, for all you do! We are proud to have you on our team.
much good for those in our communities who are in need. Most people don’t know the expanse of our services until they are in need. The second thing I love about working here is my co-workers. Everyone is so selfless and truly has a sense of working together for the greater good of the families, individuals, and children that we work with."
Thank you for all that you do each day. We are proud to have you on our team!
Congratulations to Lisa for 15 years with Mid Michigan Community Action!
We were able to catch up with Lisa and talk a little about what she loves about working at the agency, and this is what she had to say:
"Working for the agency for 15 years, I love that everyday is a new day and I get to make a difference in so many family's lives. I also love the people that I work beside, they have become my extended family!"
Thank you, Lisa, for the impact you make in our community each and every day! We are honored to have you as part of our team!
Congratulations to our Leadership Development Institute graduates this year: Angelina, Sara, Tammy, Christine, and Monica!
Michigan Community Action conducts the Leadership Development Institute each year to hone the leadership skills of staff in the Community Action Network. Graduates of the program are trained in management, communications, human resources, strategic planning, advocacy, and leadership.
We are immensely proud of the strides these ladies have made as they progressed through the program, and we are eager to see how they bring all they learned to our agency!
"I love how everyone is like a big family and cares about each other. Helping our families and working with the children makes this job such a great reward!"
She is responsible for executing a developmentally appropriate curriculum, providing activities to meet required components of the Service Delivery Plan, and enhancing the physical, intellectual, social and emotional growth of young children.
also gratifying to know that we make a difference in people’s lives.
“I have met many wonderful people and formed personal relationships with them and area businesses in our community over the years. I am grateful to have had this opportunity to be a part of making The Cat’s Meow store what it is today.”
As the thrift store manager since 2008, she oversees the daily operations of the store and has watched it become a designated stop for area thrifters whether they're interested in our vintage items, furniture, local art, boutique, or anything in between.
Thank you for all you do, Colleen! We are proud to have you on our team.
We were able to meet up with Justin virtually to talk about what he likes best about working at the Agency, and this is what he had to say:
"Mid Michigan Community Action has afforded me the opportunity to make a difference within my community. I have the privilege of collaborating with clients and staff to deliver energy efficiency, home repair, home rehabilitation, and more services to residents across Mid Michigan. Working with my team to help strengthen our communities leaves me with a sense of fulfillment each day!"
Thank you for all you do, Justin, we are stronger with you on our team!
"Being hired into MMCAA has been a huge blessing in my life. I love getting up every day and seeing all those smiling faces. Although my first year was cut short, I can't wait to get back at it! Feeling like I'm actually making a difference has changed me as a person. I am so excited to keep growing and progressing with this agency!"
Thank you for all you do for children and families, Gabby, we are proud to have you on our team!
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