Non-Profit News

The Byrd Center Farmhouse is Becoming a Historic District

On January 11, the Pittsfield Township board voted on making the Byrd Center Farmhouse a historical district. Formerly known as Sunny Pastures, The Byrd Center is named after black activist, educator, and architect David Byrd.

Help Swoop’s Food Pantry Continue to Serve Students

How can you possibly try to earn a college degree on an empty stomach? Eastern Michigan University’s Swoop's Food Pantry is their commitment to...

Pilar’s Foundation Supports Doctors Without Borders at Upcoming Fundraiser

On Sunday, April 21, Pilar’s Foundation will be holding a fundraising event tp support Doctors Without Borders and their efforts for Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank.

Ann Arbor Jaycees: A Beacon of Growth

In 2024, Kelsey Luha will serve as president of the Ann Arbor Jaycees (AAJ), a nonprofit organization and community-based group for professional and leadership...

Fedup Ministries Begins a Full-Time WashUp Program

Fedup Ministries now runs a full-time WashUp program, a Mobile Shower Trailer that provides free showers to the Washtenaw homeless. This program runs from...

Food Gatherers Exceeds Goal During Rockin’ for the Hungry

Over one million meals were funded through the generous turnout at Rockin’ for the Hungry, Food Gatherers’ largest food and fund drive hosted by...

Growing Hope’s Solidarity Shares Program Improves Fresh Produce Accessibility

If cost is a factor that prevents you from consuming locally-sourced fresh produce, you are not alone.  Growing Hope, an Ypsilanti-based nonprofit that provides support...

FedUp Ministries Serving Washtenaw County One Meal at a Time

FedUp Ministries is a food truck service throughout Southeast Michigan designed to fight food insecurity by providing low-cost services and free nutritional-value meals to...

Project Grow Community Gardens Celebrates Its 50th Anniversary

  Project Grow Community Gardens is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year and it is one of the longest-running community gardens in the country according...

Feature Your Pet in an Ann Arbor Book

If you’ve ever wanted your cat or dog to be featured in the book, local Ann Arbor photographer Kat Ku’s latest project, Tails of...

National Cancer Survivors Day Event

Sunday, June 5th in Ann Arbor Michigan, will mark the 35th Annual National Cancer Survivors Day - Celebration of Life! “Anyone living with a history...

Meals on Wheels Ypsilanti joins Seniors Helping Seniors to bring extra care to the doorsteps of seniors.

Meals on Wheels has long had the goal of ending the loneliness of isolation and bringing a smile to homebound seniors. This non-profit organization...