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Hurley and Kohl’s stores team up for Healthy Kids

FLINT — Kohl’s Department Stores, through the Kohl’s Cares cause merchandise program, has donated $132,763 to the Hurley Foundation, on behalf of Hurley Children’s Hospital, in support of its Kohl’s Cares for Healthy Kids program.

The donations were collected from Kohl’s stores located in the Flint area. Kohl’s has gifted $1,047,315 to Hurley since 2006. During that time, Hurley’s partnership with Kohl’s has supported multiple children’s health initiatives, including rehabilitation, asthma, and childhood injury prevention.

Kohl’s will present the donation at the Kohl’s Cares for Healthy Kids kickoff taking place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Flint Farmer’s Market, 300 East First St. Kohl’s will present the donation at Noon. — G.G.

Sybyl Awards to recognize outstanding volunteers

GENESEE COUNTY — Do you know an outstanding community volunteer? Would you like to see them recognized for their outstanding service?

Resource Genesee is pleased to announce that nominations are now being accepted for the 2014 Sybyl Award. The award was created in 2008 to honor the life of Sybyl M. Atwood. Sybyl served as Program Director for Volunteer and Information Services at Resource Genesee and its predecessor organizations for more than 40 years.

The Sybyl Award was designed to acknowledge someone in the Genesee County community who exemplifies Sybyl’s energy, outlook, and dedication to helping others. The award recipient will be announced at Resource Genesee’s Annual Holiday Luncheon to be held on Dec. 4.

Nomination forms are available at www.ResourceGenesee.org. Nominations must be received by 5 p.m. on Oct. 6. They can be mailed to: Resource Genesee Sybyl Award, 605 N. Saginaw Street, Suite 2A, Flint, MI 48502 or emailed to Resource Genesee’s President & CEO Lindsey Younger at Lindsey@ResourceGenesee.org. Details: Call 810-232-6253 or lindsey@resourcegenesee.org. — G.G.

CharlieKae Formals announces store opening

FENTON — CharlieKae Formals, 495 N. Fenway Dr., Suite 3, has opened a women’s formal wear store. The store features homecoming, prom, bridesmaid, moms and special occasion dresses and accessories, located at the intersection of US-23 and Silver Lake Roads.”

CharlieKae specializes in providing a unique shopping experience. The store carries a variety of dress designs with price points that meet every budget. Allure, Alyce, Bari Jay, Jasmine, Jovani, MacDuggal, Rachel Allan and Tony Bowls are just a few of the designers they carry.

Details: Call 810-519-8202. –— G.G.


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