The five-county area including Baraga, Gogebic, Houghton, Keweenaw and Ontonagon counties is working together on volunteer recruitment. If you know of volunteer opportunities or would like to volunteer, please click the appropriate button below. View local volunteer opportunities.
Volunteer Michigan (statewide opportunities)
Many agencies within our five-county area have Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) needs. The current needs are listed below in order of importance.
- N95 Masks
- Surgical Masks
- KN95 Masks
- Face Shields
- Bleach Wipes
If you are interested in making a donation, click the button below. We will contact you and set up a time to pick up your donated materials and gather other relevant information related to this. Items donated will be distributed to hospitals, local law enforcement, first responders, fire departments, nursing homes, and other applicable organizations. Donations will be distributed in order of need.
Two local foundations have set-up recovery funds to help offset the costs. Donations can be made using the buttons below.
The State of Michigan is also collecting donations to address the most pressing needs of Michigan residents during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes both monetary donations, as well as donations of PPEs and other medical essentials for hospital and medical providers.