‘Giving Tuesday’ to Support UP Catholic Ministries

November 20, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 13, 2018 – Imagine a day of Catholic giving throughout the United States. A day that fosters Catholic identity and invites giving by Catholics for Catholic causes. A powerful 24-hour online fundraiser that uses a single platform to raise money for Catholic causes.

That day is Tuesday, November 27, 2018 which coincides with the philanthropic awareness building campaign day known as #GivingTuesday. For the first time, the Diocese of Marquette is hosting the giving day this year.

Celebrated annually on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving, #iGiveCatholic is an online campaign that is redefining Catholic philanthropy and uniting the Catholic community to give thanks and give back.

All diocesan entities have been invited to register their parish, school or special ministry. They can optionally add photos, videos and information about their cause. To help diocesan entities participate, a marketing tool kit and training webinars are available, as well as hands-on assistance from Renée Deroche, who is serving as the diocesan point person for the giving day.… Read the rest

Family Film at Peter White Public Library

November 20, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 20, 2018 – Family Film will be Wednesday, November 21 at 1 pm in the Community Room. Join us as we watch Sherlock Gnomes.  Bring your own lunch or snack! Free. For more information call 226-4320, visit www.pwpl.info or find Peter White Public Library Youth Services on Facebook.… Read the rest

NMU Day of Giving

November 20, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 20, 2018 – On Tuesday, November 27th, Northern Michigan will hold their Day of Giving in conjunction with the global charity event, Giving Tuesday. The focus for this year’s Day of Giving are causes like the Northern Fund, the Flexible Aid Fund, student scholarships, and the NMU Food Pantry. For more information, visit the NMU website.… Read the rest

Giving Tuesday at Messiah Lutheran Church

November 20, 2018

Marquette, MINovember 20, 2018 – Messiah Lutheran Church will host a Giving Tuesday event on November 27th from 10 am to 6 pm. The event will benefit the church’s Community Fund which helps those in need of financial assistance. Messiah’s Giving Tuesday is co-sponsored by Thrivent Financial and will include food, activities and fellowship. Messiah Lutheran Church is at 305 W. Magnetic St., Marquette. For more information, call 225-1119.… Read the rest