Posts Tagged ‘homeless’

South Oakland Shelter and Lighthouse Join Forces to Alleviate Homelessness

Lighthouse, SOS to merge to serve clients better. Two longtime Metro Detroit nonprofits — both dedicated to alleviating homelessness and poverty in Southeast Michigan — announced plans to join forces to become a stronger champion for individuals and families in need. Lathrup Village-based South Oakland Shelter and Pontiac-based Lighthouse of Oakland County have more than…

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Participants in Because We Care’s Soothing Sunday event made stress relief kits for JFS therapists to present to teen clients.

JFS Volunteer Program Targets Youth

The Because We Care program at Jewish Family Service allows Jewish youth the opportunity to engage in service and work for meaningful change through flexible b’nai mitzvah opportunities. Thanks to the generosity of the Stephen H. Schulman Millennium Fund for Jewish Youth, the program will continue for a fourth year. “Because We Care serves an…

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Heart 2 Hart Event Raises $30,000 For Outreach To Detroit’s Needy.

   Peas & Carrots Hospitality recently hosted the fourth annual fundraiser for Heart 2 Hart Detroit, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide food, clothing, hygiene products and hope to Detroit’s homeless and needy population. Nearly 200 supporters attended the event at Au Cochon, the company’s French-inspired eatery in Birmingham, where more than $30,000…

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