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 to our community. #GWCommunityHelp
(VOTE ONCE PER DAY FROM 7/21/20 AT 10:00 A.M. THROUGH 7/28/20 AT 10:00 A.M.)
Volunteers of America Michigan serves as the largest private provider to veterans in the state. Also, we focus on serving Michigan’s most vulnerable with our social service programs for poor families and vulnerable seniors. Services include temporary and longterm housing; employment, training and job placement; affordable housing for seniors and the disabled; homeless shelter and case management; and medical career education and job placement for welfare recipients. Seasonal programs include Operation Backpack and the holiday giving program, Adopt A Family.
AREAS SERVED: State of Michigan
AGES SERVED: All Ages
WISH LIST: Family adoption for the holidays, winter clothing, Christmas toys, holiday meal, household items, blankets, sheet sets, socks
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: Opportunities (for ages 15+) are available all year for various projects working with veterans, seniors, as well as Adopt A Family.
AGE OF VOLUNTEERS: Adults and children 15 and up (children must be accompanied by an adult)
Since its founding by the Felician Sisters in 1985, Angela Hospice has been dedicated to improving the quality of life for the terminally ill. Through compassionate prenatal, pediatric, and adult hospice patients, Angela Hospice serves over 2,000 patients per year, while providing supportive care to family and loved ones as well. Angela also offers free support groups, workshops, and counseling for those in the community struggling through grief.
AREAS SERVED: Wayne County, Oakland County, Macomb County, Livingston County, Washtenaw County
AGES SERVED: All ages
WISH LIST: New tablet computers (call for details), fleece fabric in military prints, travel-size tissue packets, gift cards and auction items
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES: Angela Hospice volunteers serve in a variety of areas throughout the organization. All volunteers complete a hospice training course. Call for details.
AGE OF VOLUNTEERS: Adults and children 16 and up