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Marinette County “Imagination Library” now OPEN!

August 7, 2018

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Marinette County "Imagination Library" now OPEN!

BIG NEWS! Thanks to a $6,000 grant from Tri-City Area United Way, Healthy Youth Coalition is excited to announce that we are now offering the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program to Marinette County residents!!! Through this program, children ages birth through age 4 are able to receive high quality, age-appropriate books directly to their mailboxes once […]

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Hugh Bretl Memorial Foundation Donates $20,000 to HYC!

July 20, 2018

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Hugh Bretl Memorial Foundation Donates $20,000 to HYC!

The Hugh Bretl Drug Awareness Walleye & Trout Tournament donated $20,000(!!!!!!) to HYC!!! They have worked tirelessly FOR MONTHS putting on the Italian Night and selling hundreds of raffle tickets for us. To generate this type of donation is absolutely unbelievable! It costs HYC around $125,000 a year to serve all 9 school districts we are currently […]

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2018 HYC COLOR BLAST 5K FUN RUN!

July 20, 2018

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2018 HYC COLOR BLAST 5K FUN RUN!

The Healthy Youth Coalition of Marinette & Menominee Counties will be holding its 6th annual “Color Blast 5k Fun Run” the morning of the legendary M&M Football Game on Saturday, August 25th at 8:00 a.m. at Marinette High School.  Participants will get “BLASTED” with 7 different colors along the route as they enjoy running or […]

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MMS Red Ribbon Week Billboard Winner

July 20, 2018

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MMS Red Ribbon Week Billboard Winner

We’d like to congratulate our Marinette Middle School’s HYC Red Ribbon Week Billboard Contest winner, Brienna Genrich! Brienna is an 8th grader at MMS and her drawing is AMAZING! Students were asked to give us their best design of the Wisconsin’s Dose of Reality Campaign against prescription drug abuse. You can see her design on the […]

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EJ Carrion Presents at MMS and Peshtigo High School

July 20, 2018

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EJ Carrion Presents at MMS and Peshtigo High School

We were fortunate enough to have EJ Carrion come to Marinette Middle School in February to host our Red Ribbon Week assembly! Before he presented to the whole school, he held a special workshop with our HYC members focused on achieving their dreams. It was a GREAT day! He wasn’t done yet, however, because he then traveled to Peshtigo […]

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Adopt-A-Highway Clean-Up

July 20, 2018

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Adopt-A-Highway Clean-Up

Thank you Bri, Katie, Emma, Annie and Jaida for giving up your morning to participate in highway clean up! 10 bags of garbage was collected in 3 hours. We appreciate your help and allowing us to continue our commitment to the Highway on 64 in Marinette County!

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77 HYC Members Participates in “Tragic Terror”

July 20, 2018

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77 HYC Members Participates in "Tragic Terror"

The 5th annual “Tragic Terror” reality haunted house was a huge success again this year! A record breaking 77 members checked in at the event to help in the event. Thanks to the “Partnership for Success 2015” WI State Grant, we were able to hold the event again this year. Using these grant funds, we […]

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