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About Us

Who We Are

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for the work of Charitable Union and those we serve. The members work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly affect those in need.

Patrice Lewis, Chairperson

Peter Phelps, Vice-Chairperson
Retired Bronson Battle Creek Health

Mike Mankerian, Treasurer
Sturgis Bank and Trust Company

Rachel Moreland, Secretary
Notre Dame Credit Union

Ann Bakker, Director
Retired Kellogg’s

Mike Goldstein, Director
W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Brian McDonald, Director
Kelsee Credit Union

Diane Ramirez, Director
Retired Chemical Bank

Chuck Saulsberry, Director
Calhoun County

Wesley (Mark) Todd, Director
Retired Upjohn

Our Impact This Year

  • Households Served in 2023


  • Volunteer Hours in 2023


  • Backdoor Donations in 2023

    59,975 bags/boxes

  • United Way of South Central Michigan
    United Way of South Central Michigan
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