CCUW funds only qualified agencies offering human service programs in Houghton and Keweenaw Counties. For a list of those Partner Agencies currently being funded by CCUW, click here.
To qualify to be a CCUW Partner Agency, an applicant must:
- have 501C3 IRS status
- be licensed to solicit in Michigan
- be audited annually by a qualified CPA firm
- operate at a reasonable cost
- be governed by a volunteer Board of Directors
- offer human service programs in Houghton or Keweenaw Counties
CCUW Partner Agencies must apply and be approved annually through a strict application process.
New agencies - meeting the above qualifications - are welcome to apply for CCUW funds. Applications are available in mid-January each year with approved agencies to begin receiving funding in late spring. Please click here to contact CCUW to request an application.
FUNDING FOR INDIVIDUALS
CCUW does not directly fund individuals but rather it helps fund individual needs through the human service programs offered by our Partner Agencies. Individuals needing personal assistance with a financial problem should contact any one of our Partner Agencies which may offer the services needed. Please click here to review the services available from our Partner Agencies.
Our Partner Agency, Dial Help, can also supply the names of additional organizations in the community that may be of service to anyone needing financial help in a time of crisis. Call Dial Help at 482-4357 or 1-800-562-7622 or click here to go directly to the Dial Help website.