# Mchenry county
On the Frontline of a McHenry County’s Battle with Homelessness: Rob Mutert
Data gathered during McHenry County's annual Point-in-Time Count of the homeless population was released Tuesday. The count was held on a chilly evening in February by volunteers from the McHenry County Continuum of Care to End Homeless (CoC), a coalition of about 40 agencies that aid people at risk of or experiencing homelessness. Here is what they found:
5 unique, fun ways to help local organizations meet their missions
You have probably heard it before: Volunteerism not only helps the community but volunteering also helps you. As a volunteer, you can meet new people, learn new skills and advance your career. Volunteerism provides a sense of purpose. It can boost your self-esteem and lift your spirits.
Local Child Advocacy Group Awarded American Rescue Plan Act Grant Funds
Child Advocacy Center of McHenry County (CACMC), a nonprofit group, recently was awarded funding from Advance McHenry County, a government program administering American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds.
Local Children’s Group Foresees Greater Need in 2022 Under New Illinois Law. Can You Help?
CASA of McHenry County, a volunteer group that advocates for abused and neglected children in the juvenile court system, will hold its inaugural town hall meeting Tuesday as it anticipates a daunting increase in the number of children to be served.