Sponsors Needed

Operation Transformation is over halfway through a busy and exciting year! We continue to make strides in partnering with the faith community and civic organizations to bring transformation to the Blue Water Area.  Thank you for your collaboration and support!  

OT’s annual  Event will be held on Thursday, October 1st (details will be finalized soon). The purpose of the evening is to highlight the extraordinary work of OT, and raise 50% of our annual budget. Our Presenting Sponsor is CAN Ministries Main Sponsors this year are Dr. Brian & Sandy Pradko, Robert Eick with Thrivent Financial, Pollock Randall Funeral Home and WGRT.  Would you be a sponsor for our dinner?   

Below are Sponsorship Opportunities, and the benefits associated with each level. Checks can be made payable to “OT” (and are tax deductible). Or, you can call the OT office to use a credit card at 810-966-8660. Thank you in advance for your generosity and support! Together we are making a world of difference!
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Micro grants available - Last date is 26th August

Hello, fellow Entrepreneurs and Startups. 
Here's another opportunity to get a micro-grants. A micro-grant can vary from $ 100 to $ 500. You would think whats that going o do for me, well, here's what you can do with a micro-grant :
  • Use to market your brand, make stickers, labels, cards, posters 
  • Boost your FB page 
  • Subscriptions that you have been postponing 
  • Memberships to help your business networking 
  • A paid online course or webinar that will broaden your horizon 
  • Upgrade your computer, get a new hard drive
  • Quickbooks license copy
  • any app that will help you with customer service.

You can do so much with it. Below is the link, for it. Call me anytime if you have any questions. 
How to fill the form and time "
Step1: Click on the link below
Step2: You will see a tab for a survey, the survey helps to bring more value to startups and entrepreneurs in our region. 
Step3: Once you fill the survey, which will be no more than 5 minutes, you will get a link to the Microgrant
Step4: The micro-grant has just 5 questions which will take less than 5 minutes, you don't have to attach any documents. 
Step 5: Once you fill it the results will be communicated to you on the 1st of September. 

National Day of Youth Volunteer Training : 9:00am-12pm Check in begins at 8:30am
Where: Colonial Woods Missionary Church
Registration is now open.
Open to groups of all sizes or individuals who are wanting more training as well. 
Any questions they can call us at: 810.984.5571

Upcoming Events
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Looking for some end of summer fun? 
Join 90.7 Hope & Power 88.3's
" Anything But Nothing Virtual 5K!"

Anything literally means ANYTHING. Run, walk, jog, bike, hike, swim, kayak, dance, skateboard...be creative and have fun choosing your "Anything". Track your distance or steps until you hit the 5K (3.1 miles) mark to finish your race. http://907hopefm.com/Home/Dynamic?SystemPageID=60  

GriefShare is a support group held at Colonial Woods Christian Counseling Center for those who are grieving a loss due to death. The next session will meet on Mondays from 7:00 – 8:30 pm beginning September 14, 2020 and can be joined at any time. At this point not sure if the sessions will be telehealth or face to face. To register or for more information, please call the Counseling Center at 810-984-5575. (No child care provided) Cost is a $30.00 one time fee for attendance and materials.
 **Please note that the events and information listed in Faith Matters do not necessarily reflect the opinions and viewpoints of Operation Transformation.**

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