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Ferndale Pride Donates $21,000 in Grants to Local Organizations

October 25th 2018

  Ferndale Pride Donates $21,000 in Grants to Local Organizations (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 25, 2018) Ferndale, MI – The annual Ferndale Pride Festival continues to grow each year in attendance, size, and success.  At Monday’s Ferndale City Council Meeting Ferndale Pride Chairperson Julia Music announced grants donated to local organizations totaling $21,000. Ferndale Community […]

Donation Helps Rochester Family after Fire

January 25th 2018

Donation Helps Rochester Family after Fire (100 Faithful Friends, Jan. 25 2018) Rochester, MI – A house fire on any day is a devastating occurrence, but to have your home burn on Thanksgiving Day, well, that’s just a cruel twist of fate.  The Miller family of Rochester had that unfortunate event happen to them this […]

Farmington Area Goodfellows Seek Donations

November 14th 2017

Farmington Area Goodfellows Seek Donations (Farmington Area Goodfellows, Nov. 14, 2017) Farmington and Farmington Hills, MI – The Farmington Area Goodfellows will once again hold their Annual Holiday Assistance Program for families and seniors in Farmington and Farmington Hills.  With a mission of “No Child or Senior Without a Christmas,” the Goodfellows help hundreds of […]

Ferndale Blessings in a Backpack Needs Volunteers

January 27th 2017

Ferndale Blessings in a Backpack Needs Volunteers (Ferndale Schools, Jan. 27, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Blessings in a Backpack, a program that feeds students on free/reduced lunch in the district every weekend during the school year, is looking for more help! We are reaching out to staff and the community to encourage people to join […]

Pantry is Low: Lighthouse of Oakland County seeks Donations

February 23rd 2016

Pantry is Low: Lighthouse of Oakland County seeks Donations (compiled, Feb. 23, 2016) Clarkston, MI – Did you know… Lighthouse’s Food Pantry is the only food pantry in Oakland County that is open 5 days a week and services all of Oakland County? Each month – an average of 850 families, more than 1,400 individuals, […]

From Ferndale to Flint: Places to Drop Off Water Donations

January 18th 2016

From Ferndale to Flint: Places to Drop Off Water Donations (Liz Lamoste, Jan. 18, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The residents of Flint, Michigan have been subject to a horrific water crisis. They are struggling not only for access to clean water in the short term, but for justice and sustainable solutions going forward. A group […]

Mardi Bras Party to Collect Items for Homeless Women Feb 9

December 30th 2015

Mardi Bras Party to Collect Items for Homeless Women Feb 9 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Tuesday, February 9, 2016 6 PM – 9 PM The Loving Touch 22634 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, Michigan 48220 Celebrate Mardi Bras by giving to women in need in our communities while celebrating Mardi Gras at The Loving Touch. Cover […]

Farmington Hills: Thief Walks Off with Salvation Army Donation Kettle

December 12th 2015

Farmington Hills: Thief Walks Off with Salvation Army Donation Kettle (Farmington Hills Police, Dec. 12, 2015) Farmington Hills, MI – The Farmington Hills Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for stealing a Salvation Army donation kettle this afternoon. The theft occurred outside the Walgreens located at 27750 Grand River […]

Guns & Hoses Holiday Party Benefiting Toys for Tots, Dec. 17

December 5th 2015

Guns & Hoses Holiday Party Benefiting Toys for Tots, Dec. 17 (EVENT page) LJPR and Wayne Oakland Police bring you the 2015 Guns & Hoses Party Benefitting Toys for Tots. Twist, 22901 Woodward, Ferndale, MI 48220. Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015 starting at 5:30 pm. $20 cover charge. Cash bar. 50/50 raffle. For more info contact […]

Need Does Not Stop at Holidays: Clawson Food Pantry Seeks Donations

January 5th 2015

Need Does Not Stop at Holidays: Clawson Food Pantry Seeks Donations (Clawson Food Pantry, Jan. 5, 2014) PLEASE…now that the holidays are over, please don’t forget the Food Pantry. Help is still needed; non-perishables, canned goods, coffee, tea, toothbrushes/tooth paste, soap, shampoos, baby diapers & wipes deodorant, & paper products are most welcome. Who is […]