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Modern Woodmen members donate to Michigan Non-Profits for COVID-19 relief

Modern Woodmen
Posted at 12:10 PM, Apr 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-14 12:10:13-04

LANSING, Mich. — Modern Woodmen members in Michigan recently donated $5,000 to local Michigan Non-Profits across the state through Modern Woodmen’s new COVID-19 Relief Program.

Through the program, Modern Woodmen chapters, Summit chapters and youth service clubs nationwide are encouraged to identify nonprofit or public organizations addressing local issues caused or exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Each chapter/club can provide support to their chosen organization through a direct monetary donation. Chapters and youth service clubs are groups organized by Modern Woodmen members who come together for social, volunteer, fundraising and educational activities.

The program, which will remain active through April, is designed to help local organizations continue their important work through the COVID-19 pandemic. It also gives members a way to make an impact, while respecting social-distancing efforts.

About Modern Woodmen

Modern Woodmen was founded in 1883 as a fraternal benefit society. The organization supports members, families and communities with a unique blend of financial services, fraternal benefits and local-impact opportunities. In 2019, Modern Woodmen and its members provided $20.4 million and 464,000 volunteer hours to support fraternal activities and programs. Learn more at www.modernwoodmen.org.

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