WAYS TO HELP
Jazzy Human Services is looking for new or gently used games for its new building. Call 313-829-5053 for more information.
The Michigan Kiwanis Club is collecting shoes of all kinds to be sent to over 18 countries to be refurbished for those in need. Call Linda Ann Heldt at 586-491-0720 for more information about donating shoes or serving as a collection site.
Corporate Sponsors Needed
Parkway Christian School is looking for sponsors for its International Family Fun Festival on Friday, May 5th. Call 586-446-9900 for more information.
Diapers, Baby Items Needed
Compassion Pregnancy is looking for donations of diapers, wipes or other baby items for its clients.
Call 586-783-2229 for more information.
Compassion pregnancy Center specializes in helping those experiencing unplanned pregnancy by providing pregnancy tests and limited ultrasounds, education and peer counseling. They strive to give each person the help and information they need to make an informed choice.
Some of the services offered include: free pregnancy tests, free ultrasounds, peer counseling, classes, post abortion support, STD testing, and community resources.
For more information, call 586-783-2229 or the 24 hour emergency help line at 1-800-712-HELP. You can also visit the website at www.compassionpregnancy.org.
Ladies Night Out Wine Tasting: Helping Hands Gifts is hosting this wine tasting fundraiser for ladies on Thursday, May 11 from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at Victoria’s Reserve at 4505 Collins Road in Rochester. Night includes gourmet appetizers, 4 four ounce pours of premium wine, wine presentation and raffles. Cost is $45 per person. To reserve your space, go to Paypal.Me/HelpingHandsGifts.
Standing in the Gap: Compassion Pregnancy is holding it’s annual Standing in the Gap fundraiser on Thursday, May 11 at 6 pm at the Mirage at 16980 18 Mile Road in Clinton Township. The event features dinner and testimony. There is no admission fee but a donation is suggested. For more information call 586-783-2229.
Miles for Smiles 5k Run/Walk: MORC is hosting its 6th Annual Miles for Smiles 5K Run/Walk on Sunday, May 7 starting at 10 am at Independence Oaks County Park in Clarkston. Entry fee is $25 per person and includes tech shirt. All proceeds benefit dental services for individuals with intellectual disabilities You can register at https://runsignup.com/Race/MI/Clarkston/MORCMilesForSmiles5K