Support Your Community Charities This Summer

Charitable organizations need our help, now more than ever. by Michael Premo, Writer Recently, I sponsored a hole for the Saginaw West Lion’s Club golf tournament. Now, in its twentieth year, the tournament is a major fundraiser and get-together for this small club. Even though I moved away from Saginaw in 1992, I still try to support my hometown in any way possible. Today, the Lion’s Club supports their community through a range of services for the blind and vision impaired. They have also expanded their reach through supporting other health and well-being services, such as diabetes and childhood cancer. Unfortunately, charitable giving and volunteering are declining. The amount of small donations and donors have begun to drop. Charitable giving is changing—evolving into a [...]