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Our Vision

As a charitable organization,  EACC will strive to enhance the quality of life of those living in the greater Empire area thru the promotion of community activities and involvement.

Our Mission

We pledge to enrich as many lives as possible through one-time events and ongoing activities.


Meetings

EACC meetings, open to anyone, are held regularly the 2nd Thursday of each month from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Glen Lake Community Library located in the Village of Empire. Any persons interested in participating are welcome to become members.

Meeting minutes from each monthly meeting are approved at the following meeting and at that time are then available upon request of the EACC Secretary.

Donations

We are funded solely by donations.  See our donations page for how to donate at events or by mail.  

EACC activities include

  • Yoga and fitness classes
  • Tennis classes
  • Empire Wine And Garden Club


Events

  • Empire Anchor Day Festival
  • Community Halloween party
  • Holiday Pot Luck dinner with Santa and Mrs. Claus


Community Support

  • Community events Calendar
  • Free monthly concerts for the Empire Area Community Emergency Fund
  • Support of community events like Asparagus Festival, Buckets of Rain, Empire Heritage Day


EACC in the NEWS  !!

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Next EACC Meeting:

Date:  June 8, 2023

Time:  5:00 PM

Site:    Glen Lake Community Library,  10115 W Front St, Empire, MI 49630 (click on Library for website)

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  -------UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS------- 

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NEXT FREE EMERGENCY FUND CONCERT:

Artist:   Andre Villoch with Norm Wheeler

Date:   Sunday, June 11, 2023 

Venue:    Joe's Friendly Tavern,  11015 W Front St, Empire, MI 49630 (click on Joe's for website)

Time:   4:00-6:00pm

--------------------------ASPARAGUS FESTIVAL--------------------------

Saturday, June 3, 2023

Sponsored by the Empire Chamber of Commerce

Click on above for more information

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----------------------EMPIRE ANCHOR DAYS----------------------------

Date:  Saturday, July 14 & 15,2023 

Sponsored by the Empire Area Community Center 

The Empire Area Heritage Group will present two films  on Friday, July 14 @ 7:00pm:

EMPIRE ANCHOR RECOVERY

EMPIRE IN THE GOOD OLD DAYS

Free popcorn and water provided

Donations will be gracefully accepted supporting the Empire Area Museum

ANCHOR DAY PARADE - Saturday, July 15 @ noon on the streets of Empire;

STREET DANCE - Saturday, July 15 - 9:00-11:00 pm - in front of  the  Glen Lake Community Library - featuring Rob Roberts and Friends (click on Library for website)

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EMERGENCY FUND DONATIONS & DISTRIBUTIONS BY YEAR

YEAR  DONATION TOTALS    # DISTRIBUTION TOTALS
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2012     $3,985.32      4        $1,000.00
2013      $18,554.50    15        $7,014.35
2014      $18,424.33    17        $9,303.74
2015      $15,969.28    37     $23,123.44 
2016      $16,799.29       7     $11,862.09
2017      $20,361.65        31      $25,915.04
2018      $17,315.55        11      $10,120.23
2019      $17,334.04        17      $16,477.71
2020      $22,462.92        31          $21,665.47
2021      $35,615.00    22      $28,500.18
2022      $40,747.03                25                   $33,474.56
2023     $7,881.00      7      $4,483.10
(UPDATED 01/20/23)