#Charituesday – North Star Reach vs. South Lyon Area Youth Assistance

Join us in participating with this week’s #Charituesday contest!  We’ve chosen two non-profit organizations from the Fox 2 Gift Giving Guide for a chance to win a $1,000 gift certificate to Gardner-White!  No matter what, both organizations will receive at least a $500 gift certificate to Gardner-White – however – the winning organization will receive a $1,000 gift certificate!  Vote for your favorite organization below and join us by donating benefit to our community. #GWCommunityHelp

(VOTE ONCE PER DAY FROM 4/25/17 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 5/2/17 AT 10:00 A.M.)

 

North Star Reach

 

 

 

 

 

North Star Reach provides life-changing camp experiences for children with serious health challenges and their families. Our campus, located on 105 wooded acres in Pinckney, MIchigan, is home to a state-of-the-art health center staffed 24×7 by nurses and physicians from leading hospitals and medical centers throughout Michigan
and the Chicago area. Our camp is free, regardless of a family’s ability to pay.

Summer weeklong camp program volunteers are needed that include cabin leaders, activity leaders, program directors, unit directors and certified lifeguards.

South Lyon Area Youth Assistance

 

 

 

 

 

We are a non-profit community service organization committed to strengthening youth and families by preventing and reducing juvenile delinquency, child neglect and child abuse.

Volunteer opportunities include board positions for our programs, wrapping
presents for Shop with a Hero, Shoppers for Back to School, Office help with mailings, and staff booths at various community events.

#Charituesday – Just Ask Foundation, Inc. vs Gift of a Helping Hand Charitable TR

Join us in participating with this week’s #Charituesday contest!  We’ve chosen two non-profit organizations from the Fox 2 Gift Giving Guide for a chance to win a $1,000 gift certificate to Gardner-White!  No matter what, both organizations will receive at least a $500 gift certificate to Gardner-White – however – the winning organization will receive a $1,000 gift certificate!  Vote for your favorite organization below and join us by donating benefit to our community. #GWCommunityHelp

(VOTE ONCE PER DAY FROM 4/11/17 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 4/18/17 AT 10:00 A.M.)

 

Just Ask Foundation, Inc. 

 

 

 

 

 

Education and Resource program dedicated to serving the disabled, the elderly, their caregivers and the general public with medical resources, support and network.

Volunteer Opportunities:
Social Media
Camera Operator
Editors
Writers
Public Relations
Appointment Setter

The Gift of a Helping Hand Charitable TR

 

 

 

 

 

Our mission is to provide safe housing for Veterans, Domestic Violence Survivors and their children. In addition, we provide technology and financial educational training computer classes for economically disadvantaged individuals in helping them to become self-sufficiency and learn the skills for career advancement. We provide basic needs to
thousands of families and individuals requesting our assistance during these challenging times.

Business and Community Leaders are needed to host various drives.

The Future is Bright at Gardner-White! Job Fair – Tuesday, April 11th

THE FUTURE’S BRIGHT AT GARDNER-WHITE
April 11, 2017
IT’S ON!  WE’RE LAUNCHING A MASSIVE FULL EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE WITH ON THE SPOT HIRING

Gardner-White Furniture’s explosive growth has left us with plenty of great positions to fill. On Tuesday, April 11, 2017, Gardner-White recruiters will be interviewing applicants at two store locations. If you have experience, skill, drive and a desire to be part of a winning team- we’re talking to you.

Jobs are available at select Gardner-White locations, including the Auburn Hills distribution center. Gardner-White is hiring to support growth, both at new stores and in current locations.  Metro Detroiters have been receptive to Gardner-White’s value proposition; therefore staff is needed to support increased demand.

Gardner-White Furniture has been a Michigan owned-and-operated furniture company since 1912. Gardner-White’s mission is to offer value-conscious consumers with excellent service and selection. Gardner-White has expanded and innovated significantly in the past three years. In 2012, Gardner-White expanded operations and moved into a state-of-the-art 450,000 square foot distribution center in Auburn Hills. In 2013, Gardner-White became the first furniture company in the Midwest to offer same-day delivery to its customers.

The majority of available jobs are for sales associates. Gardner-White will hire candidates who possess passion and commitment to excellence. New salespeople will attend three weeks of PAID professional training.

Gardner-White sales associates have unlimited salary potential. Average sales income is $56,000 annually, with top earners at over $100,000 annually. Gardner-White offers paid training, an affordable benefit package including health, dental, vision, flex spending account, voluntary life insurance, short and long term disability, along with the option of 401K investing.

The job fair will take place on Tuesday, April 11, 2017.  Gardner-White will conduct on-the-spot interviews at select locations. Candidates should come equipped with a resume, identification, and be prepared for two interviews, and a potential job offer.

Recruitment Drive Details:

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 1pm – 7pm at participating Gardner-White locations:

Auburn Hills store: 4445 N. Atlantic Blvd., Auburn Hills, MI 48326 – (248) 481-2108

Southfield store: 21100 W. 8 Mile Rd., Southfield, MI 48075 – (248) 357-1380

Looks For Less: Save $1,122 on our Ulta Queen Bedroom Set!

Sometimes our busy lives prevent us from shopping for the best deal. That’s why at Gardner-White we decided to do the shopping for you. If you’re looking for a stylish bedroom set but don’t want to ‘break the bank’, our Ulta Bedroom Set is right for you. Compared to this similar bed from Pottery Barn, you can save $1,122 with our Ulta Queen Bedroom Set! You can get a whole bedroom set less than what a bed would cost you at Potter Barn! It won’t last at this price for long! #LooksForLess‬

The Ulta Collection has a stylish black finish that compliments the collection’s simplistic design. The collection is constructed with hardwoods, veneers and brushed silver hardware. This furniture will fit into any existing decor with ease.

You get:
– Queen Bed
– Dresser with Mirror
– Chest
– Nightstand

Measurements
Queen Bed: 67.5″W x 85.5″D x 50″H
Dresser & Mirror: 57.25″W x 18″D x 77″H
Chest: 31.5″W x 18″D x 47.5″H
Nightstand: 23.75″W x 17.75″D x 26″H

Shop today at www.gardner-white.com.

Looks For Less: Save $840 with our Jodi Chaise Sofa!

Sometimes our busy lives prevent us from shopping for the best deal. That’s why at Gardner-White we decided to do the shopping for you. If you’re looking for a stylish chaise sofa but don’t want to ‘break the bank’, our Jodi Chaise Sofa is right for you. Compared to this similar style from Crate & Barrel, you can save $840 with our Jodi Chaise Sofa! It won’t last at this price for long! #LooksForLess‬

The Jodi Collection is simple and comfortable, ready for you to relax. Covered in a soft, beige fabric, you’ll love to lounge on this sectional. The cushion and frame are meant to last, providing great durability for your home! Comes with two decorative throw pillows.

Measurements
91″W x 64″D x 39″H

Shop today at www.gardner-white.com.

Donate at a Blood Drive Near You on April 6th

There is a significant need for blood & platelet donors right now. Patients are depending on us. Just one pint of blood can save up to three lives. The need is constant. The gratification is instant. Give blood.™

Gardner-White is sponsoring a blood drive near you on Thursday, April 6, 2017:

As a token of our appreciation, all participants will receive a certificate for $50 off their next purchase at any Gardner-White. Plus, each store will have a drawing in which one participant will receive a $500 Gardner-White gift certificate.

How do I know if I am eligible to donate at the blood drive?

You must be in good health, be at least 17 years old, and weigh at least 110 pounds. You will also need to pass physical and health history reviews prior to donating. There is no upper age limit on your ability to donate. Conditions that require a temporary deferral are pregnancy, travel to certain parts of the world, inoculations, some health conditions and certain medications.

Call 1-800-REDCROSS or visit www.redcrossblood.org to get answers to specific eligibility questions you may have. Final eligibility is determined by medical professionals at the time of donation.

Can I schedule an appointment?

The American Red Cross has convenient appointment scheduling online. Just click this link and choose the Gardner-White location & time that is best for you. Make sure you click “Show More Blood Drives on This Date” at the bottom of the list to see all of the Gardner-White blood drive locations. You can also call 1-800-REDCROSS to set up your appointment.

#Charituesday – Wayne-Westland Do Unto Others (DUO) vs. Six Feet Over


Join us in participating with this week’s #Charituesday contest!  We’ve chosen two non-profit organizations from the Fox 2 Gift Giving Guide for a chance to win a $1,000 gift certificate to Gardner-White!  No matter what, both organizations will receive at least a $500 gift certificate to Gardner-White – however – the winning organization will receive a $1,000 gift certificate!  Vote for your favorite organization below and join us by donating benefit to our community. #GWCommunityHelp

(VOTE ONCE PER DAY FROM 3/28/17 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 4/4/17 AT 10:00 A.M.)

 

Wayne-Westland Do Unto Others (DUO)

 

 

 

 

 

Wayne-Westland Do Unto Others (DUO) focuses on supporting the special needs community in Western Wayne county. Each year, DUO brings the special needs community together with the community at large to provide meaningful and fun social and athletic activities, educational classes that teach cognitive and life skills, and also helps to raise funds in support of our local Wayne-Westland Special Olympics athletic teams. All donations made to DUO go toward supporting our special needs community.

We are always looking for volunteers to help at our events and outing with event preparation, setup, chaperoning, amangerment of tasks, clean-up, etc. We are also looking for interested parties to join our board and/or as officers and help grow DUO. We accept volunteers of all ages as long as children 16 & younger are accompanied by a parent or chaperone.

Six Feet Over

 

 

 

Six Feet Over assists those with recent losses to suicide with funerals, memorials, clean up services, bills from time off work, among other services. We also focus on community outreach, resource connections, suicide awareness, prevention and education.

Volunteer opportunities include community outreach, event organizing, specialties and services: grant writing, Non Profit Law, writing/media, PR, etc. Volunteers need to be 14 & up, with signed parental consent.

Looks for Less: Save $885 on our Kona Dining Table with 4 Side Chairs & Bench!

Sometimes our busy lives prevent us from shopping for the best deal. That’s why at Gardner-White we decided to do the shopping for you. If you’re looking for a stylish dining set but don’t want to ‘break the bank’, our Kona Dining Table & 4 Side Chairs + Bench is right for you. Compared to this similar style from Crate & Barrel, you can save $885 with our Kona Dining Set! It won’t last at this price for long! #LooksForLess‬

The Kona Collection will transform your dining room into an inviting, stylish space. Constructed of solid Mango wood and covered in a rich, deep raisin finish, this collection is a durable and stylish option for any dining room. The backless dining bench and ladder chairs seat all of your family and guest comfortably. The Kona Collection will help turn meals into memories.

Measurements
Table: 42″W x 60-78″L, 30″H, (18″ Leaf)
Side Chair: 19″W x 22″D x 40″H
Bench: 16″W x 50″L x 18″H

Shop today at www.gardner-white.com.

#Charituesday – Shades of Pink Foundation vs. South Oakland Shelter

Join us in participating with this week’s #Charituesday contest!  We’ve chosen two non-profit organizations from the Fox 2 Gift Giving Guide for a chance to win a $1,000 gift certificate to Gardner-White!  No matter what, both organizations will receive at least a $500 gift certificate to Gardner-White – however – the winning organization will receive a $1,000 gift certificate!  Vote for your favorite organization below and join us by donating benefit to our community. #GWCommunityHelp

(VOTE ONCE PER DAY FROM 3/14/17 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 3/21/17 AT 10:00 A.M.)

 

Shades of Pink Foundation

 

 

 

 

 

Shades of Pink Foundation provides temporary financial assistance to women experiencing financial distress due to a breast cancer diagnosis. We help women who reside, and are undergoing treatment in the Metro Detroit area including: Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Livingston, and Genesee counties. Many women who are diagnosed with breast cancer have extra financial burdens placed on them during treatment and recovery.Common issues are insurance payments, food, transportation, childcare, and other essentials of daily life. Shades of Pink Foundation offers temporary financial assistance during their time in need. Volunteers are needed for the Annual Zoo Walk (April).

South Oakland Shelter (S0S)

 

 

 

 

 

For over 30 years, SOS has been ending homelessness for individuals and families in crisis. With an emphasis on homeless prevention and sustainable housing solutions, SOS implements strategies and programs that provide realistic options for homeless and at-risk people seeking stabilization and self-sufficiency. Volunteer opportunities include: – Transportation support – Emergency shelter support – Life skills classes – Organizing clothing & food donations – Tutoring & mentoring – Unopened toiletries

Gardner-White Furniture Supports Teacher Battling Cancer

Chris Smith, a decorated U.S. Marine and award winning teacher, was recently diagnosed with a life-threatening form of cancer known as Multiple Myeloma. WDIV Local 4 recently featured Chris on their Inspire Today segment.

We are so honored to be able to help Chris during this time with a new chair for his classroom! We hope this brightens his spirits and helps tremendously in his classroom! We are rooting for you Chris!

If you’d like to help Chris and his family out during this time, WDIV has set up a GoFundMe page for donations.