Please see below for suggested organizations:

  • 826 Michigan, helping students in Southeast Michigan write better futures, one story at a time
  • Autism Alliance of Michigan, Southfield, MI – improving quality of life for individuals with autism
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Flint, Flint, MI – providing youth mentoring
  • Blue Water YMCA, Port Huron, MI – providing youth development, healthy living and social responsibility programs
  • Covenant House, Detroit, MI –  transforming and saving the lives of homeless, runaway and trafficked young people
  • Detroit Justice Center, Detroit, MI – working alongside communities to create economic opportunities, transform the justice system, and promote equitable and just cities
  • Detroit Public Television, Detroit, MI – viewer supported PBS member station serving SouthEast Michigan
  • Freedom House, Detroit, MI – providing housing for survivors of persecution from around the world
  • Haven, Pontiac, MI – providing shelter, counseling and support to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault
  • InsideOut Literary Arts, Detroit, MI – building literary and academic skills of Detroit youth through creative writing
  • Mosaic Youth Theatre, Detroit, MI – empowering young people through theatre and music
  • Rainbow Connection, Rochester, MI – makes dreams come true for Michigan children with life threatening illnesses