Thanksgiving often creates a peaceful space for us to reflect on our blessings. This then sparks our giving spirit towards a particular non-profit. It's reassuring when a non-profit provides impact within the community as well as growth within their own organization. Local Detroit organizations are
Rice and beans for dinner, plain oatmeal, and a glass of freshly mixed powdered milk for breakfast. Some of us know what it is like to be on this diet, to live paycheck to paycheck, or to see $.89 in our bank account. But even
Located in a 20,000 sq foot facility quietly tucked away on Detroit's Eastside, the Empowerment Plan is an organization working against homelessness in a completely different way from what shelters and support organizations are supposed to do. Operating in a time where homelessness is on
January 29th is the annual "Point-in-Time Count day." And with that comes teams that will be moving all around the country to keep a running tally of who is experiencing homelessness.
On the local front, Lighthouse, who offers services like Emergency Shelters, Food Pantries, and more,