Addie Beauchaine, left, of the Exchange Club of Marquette County presents a ceremonial $300 check to Linsey Dionne of the Young Authors Program. Young Authors is among more than 30 local organizations the Exchange Club supports annually using funds from the International Food Fest, which the club sponsors each year over the Fourth of July holiday.
Club member Geno Angeli presents a ceremonial $300 check to Shawn Robinson, representing the YMCA of Marquette County’s Killer Whales swimming program.
Club member Walt Cook presents a ceremonial $500 check to Tracey Tippet of the U.S. Marine Corps League Toys for Tots program. The Exchange Club has been a longtime supporter of the program, which provides gifts at Christmas to area families in need.