#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.

Looks for Less: Save $2,070 with our Paradise 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 sofa but don’t want to ‘break the bank’, our Paradise Sofa is right for you. Compared to this similar sofa from Pottery Barn, you can save $2,070 by shopping our Paradise Sofa! Plus, it comes with free toss pillows! It won’t last at this price for long! #LooksForLess‬

The Paradise Sofa offers a high style sophisticated look with its swoop track arm design and dark cherry high legs. This sofa features reversible seat and back cushions for increased comfort and durability. If you’re looking for a clean, contemporary look, this sofa is for you. Add the Paradise Sofa to your home today!

Measurements
Sofa: 93″W x 40.5″D x 38″H

Shop today at www.gardner-white.com.

#Charituesday – Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan vs. Hope For Hearts


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 1/17/17 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 1/24/17 AT 10:00 A.M.)

 

Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan

 

 

 

 

Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan, founded in 1993 and serving Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties, is a nonprofit, 501(c)(3)hands on , all member volunteer organization whose purpose is to clothe, feed, educate and comfort children and adults through community-based programs. The biggest outreach of the year is a program called Operation School Bell in which school children in need are given the clothes they
need for school.

During our school distributions we need people to help service the children, load and unload the trucks which contain clothing.

Hope For Hearts

 

 

 

 

Hope For Heart’s mission is to raise funds for research, treatment and support for the children and their families affected by Congenital Heart Defects (CHDs). Our goal is to work closely with Children’s Hospital of Michigan donating funds for specific research and provide Hope for families of CHD survivors and comfort to those whose loved ones have lost their battles. Additionally, and most important-inform the public of symptoms of CHD and possibly save lives.

We always need help at their events; our Annual craft and vendor show and our Annual Dinner and Silent Auction. We appreciate help in setting up, serving lunch, 50/50 raffles, working our silent auction table, helping at our awareness table selling our cook book, annual calendar or t-shirts. A big area we always need help in is soliciting for donations for our auction items and finding Table sponsors or Corporate sponsors.

Gardner-White Hosts Blood Drive Near You on January 19th!

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, January 19, 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 – A Hand Up Community Action Agency vs. ALSAC/St. Jude


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 1/03/17 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 1/10/17 AT 10:00 A.M.)

 

A Hand Up Community Action Agency

A Hand Up Community Action Agency has been in existence since 2012. The agency was created to assist individuals that have experienced or is suffering trauma. The agency provides services to assist those with counseling, and immediate needs (tangible items.)

ALSAC/St. Jude

 

 

 

 

 

ALSAC is the fundraising & awareness organization for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Its sole mission is to raise the funds and awareness necessary to operate and maintain the hospital. Our success means families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food — because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.

ALSAC is in need of volunteers throughout the year to assist at our numerous fundraising and awareness events for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

#Charituesday – Life Challenge Ministries vs. Detroit PAL

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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 11/29/16 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 12/06/16 AT 10:00 A.M.)

 

Life Challenge Ministries
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Life Challenge Ministries is a residential program for men and women with drug, alcohol and other life-controlling addictions. Affiliated with Teen Challenge USA and its main campus in northwest Detroit for over 50 years, the mission is to help broken people turn from their self-destructive ways, put their faith in God and find new life in Christ. They strive to help people become mentally sound, emotionally balance, socially adjusted, physically well and spiritually alive to return to their families and communities as productive members of society.

Detroit PAL (Police Athletic League)
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With roots dating back to 1969, Detroit PAL is a non-profit organization that positively impacts lives of more than 12,000 children each year. They annually train and certify more than 1,500 volunteers to be encouraging coaches and mentors to the city’s youth. In partnership with the Detroit Police Department and community volunteers, Detroit PAL builds character in young people through athletic, academic and leadership development programs, while providing safe and supportive places for kids to play.

We’re Hiring!

THE FUTURE’S BRIGHT AT GARDNER-WHITE

Gardner-White Furniture’s explosive growth has left us with plenty of great positions to fill. If you have experience, skill, drive and a desire to be part of a winning team- we’re talking to you.

Gardner-White offers a wide variety of job opportunities throughout Metro-Detroit. Our sales consultants, drivers, customer service representatives, housekeepers and warehouse staff are all valued team members that have helped our company grow since 1912.

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Full-time associates are eligible for great benefits including health insurance, 401k, disability insurance, life insurance, dental insurance, paid vacation, employee discounts of furniture and recruiting bonuses. On top of these benefits, our staff gets many major holidays off including Christmas Day, Easter and Thanksgiving.

We invite you to apply for the position that fits your talents, strengths and lifestyle. Please view a list of our open positions below.

Current Open Positions: 

  • Customer Service
  • Sales Associates
  • Finishers
  • Stock Associates
  • Warehouse Associates
  • Delivery Drivers

Find more information on these positions here!

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.

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 $52,000 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.

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.

Find the location nearest you! 

#Charituesday – The Bonnell Foundation vs. Detroit Institute for Children

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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 9/20/16 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 9/27/16 AT 10 A.M.)

 

The Bonnell Foundation
The Bonnell Foundation helps parents navigate through a lifetime with cystic fibrosis. They help families financially with college scholarships, money for lung transplants, research donations and medical expenses. We strive to connect families with resources through their CF journey. With our website, Roadmap to CF baskets, medical and academic scholarships, we hope to equip families with a roadmap to guide their way.

Volunteers are needed to help events, do phone work or help via the computer.

Detroit Institute for Children
The Detroit Institute for Children has provided care for special needs children and their families for nearly a century. They have grown to meet the ever-changing needs of this population and provide the highest quality, evidence-based services. They focus on delivering services locally to ease time and transportation constraints. They provide occupational and physical therapy, speech and language pathology, social work and psychological services to special needs children through schools, Head Start and Early Intervention programs in Michigan, primarily Detroit and the metro area. They continuously look for organizations to expand the agency and staff’s reach and capability through strategic partnerships. They treat one child at a time with a commitment to always provide services to Michigan’s most underserved and disadvantaged children.

Volunteers are needed to work with children in specific schools, Head Start and Early Intervention programs. Also, to assist in administrative work at headquarters and help at event.