Representatives from 20 area charities accepted checks totaling more than $1 million on Tuesday from donations raised at Mitch Albom’s fifth annual S.A.Y. Detroit Radiothon last December.
The ceremony at the Fisher Building included several first-time beneficiaries, including the Bing Youth Institute — a mentoring program for urban youth created by former Detroit Mayor and NBA legend Dave Bing.
Albom, who founded S.A.Y. Detroit in 2006, presented the checks to the benefiting charities with Dr. Chad Audi, president of the Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries, along with representatives of several major donor organizations. (more…)
Associated Podiatrists, P.C. in Novi is partnering up with S.A.Y. Detroit to collect brand NEW socks for people of all ages! We will be accepting donations throughout Spring (March 20 – June 21) and will be dropping them off at S.A.Y. Detroit Family Health Clinic on June 23, 2017.
Please share this event with your friends and family and help us spread the word about this charity drive! All donations will be welcomed and appreciated.
Donations can be dropped off at:
Associated Podiatrists, P.C.
26750 Providence Parkway
Novi, MI 48374
We’d like to express our deepest thanks to Dr. Marc A. Borovoy, Dr. John D. Miller, and Staff.
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Cass Community Social Services fights poverty and creates opportunity for Detroit’s most at-risk citizens. The nonprofit has been a leader in devising programs and creating jobs to enhance the lives of the homeless community, the developmentally disabled, and those who suffer from mental illness and substance abuse.
Event Date/Time: Saturday, April 8, 9 a.m. to noon
Project: Volunteers will contribute to Cass Community’s Tiny Homes neighborhood project. Tiny Homes provides home ownership for formerly homeless and other low-income people. Some light physical work outside may be required, so dress accordingly.
Where: We’ll be meeting at the CCSS Scott Building, 11850 Woodrow Wilson, Detroit, MI, 48206.
Parking: Parking available next to the Scott Building. Off-street parking is also available.
Volunteers Needed: 30
S.A.Y. Detroit Play announced today that Derrick Hayes, Director of Culture and Partnerships, has been nominated as a finalist to the 2017 Pistons Academy Awards. The ceremony will be held Thursday, March 16th at The Palace, and is free and open to the community.
Read more at www.sayplay.org »
Proving that age is no boundary when it comes to helping others, Sarah Maisano is bringing joy to sick children here in the heart of Detroit.
Air Date: March 9, 2017 (more…)
Focusing on their student’s abilities vs. disabilities, Mark and Deb Prentiss are stirring up a recipe for success right here in the heart of Detroit.
Air Date: March 2, 2017 (more…)