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16th Annual
Neighborhoods Day Events



1. Organization: Belle Isle Art Fair
Contact: Mark Loeb, 734-216-3958

 Sat., Aug. 6/10am-7pm - Sun., Aug. 7/11am-5pm
Location: Belle Isle Park, Detroit
Event: The Belle Isle Art Fair returns with 100 juried artists from Detroit and beyond. Paintings, Sculpture, Jewelry, functional and decorative art. Free admission.


2. Organization: Christian People Pulling Together
Contact: Velina Patterson, 313-727-7757

 /Time:  TBD
Location: 4153 Concord, Detroit, 48207

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup,

Seeking Volunteers: Yes.


3. Organization: Detroit Association of Women Clubs
Contact: Angela Calloway, 313-873-1727

Time:  10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: 5461 Brush, Detroit, 48202
Event: Neighborhood Cleanup, Seeking Volunteers


4.. Organization: Faith Xperience Church
Contact: Raylonda McClinton, 313-258-237

Time:  11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: 2260 Medbury, Detroit, 48211
Event: Back to School Bash; School supply giveaway, free book bags, hot food,  Seeking Volunteers

5. Organization: A Drop of Hope
Contact: Tiffany Morrow, 313-673-2171

Location: Longview Street,  Detroit, 48213

Time: TBD

Event: Cleaning around & Boarding Up 2 - 3 Abandoned homes next door to Senior citizen homes. And a block clean up on Longview in District 4. This will allow us to create a Botanical Peace Garden in one of the vacant lots until it’s occupied.


6.  Organization: Little Detroit Community Garden
Contact:  Loretta Powell, 586-205-1165

Location: 5051 Montclair,  Detroit, 48213

Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Event: Garden Tour: Educational tour of the community garden, Storyteller, Art, Outdoor Games, Raffle, Reader for children; Free books and Snacks


7.  Organization: The Greater Lappin Community Block Club
Contact:  Thomas Lovejoy, 313-595-3168

Location: 14475 Lappin,  Detroit, 48205

Time: Noon-4:30 p.m..

Event: Block Cleaning and Garden Planning.


8.  Organization: Friends of Detroit City Airport
Contact:  Beverly Kindle Walker, 313-618-9749

Location: Coleman A. Young International Detroit City Airport, 11499 Conner, Building No. 2, Detroit, 48213 48205

Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Event: Beautification of airport and Conner Creek Greenway;  Fun aviation related activities for youth; Sign up for free plane rides in September.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


9.  Organization: Mohican Regents Residents Association
Contact:  George Preston,  313-715-6206

Location: 14685 Eastburn, Detroit, 48205

Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m..

Event: Neighborhood Beautification.

Seeking Volunteers: No


10.  Organization: Kingdom Living Ministries
Contact:  Alfredon Hamilton,  313-850-3338

Location: 13509 Gratiot, Detroit, 48205

Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m..

Event: Neighborhood Beautification, clothing and food supply giveaway..

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


11.  Organization: Manistique Community Treehouse Center
Contact:  Tammy Black,  313-903-0639

Location: 259 Manistique and 244 Philip,  Detroit, 48215,

Time: 11:30 a.m-2:30 p.m..

Event: Gardening Well Being Day Birdwatchers Garden at Philip location; Community garden at Manistique location. Composting, planting, walkway making.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

12.  Organization: Kilbourne Block  No. 1
Contact:  Ruby  Kennedy,  313-918-4799

Location: Kilbourne between Gratiot and Barrett,  Detroit, 48213,

Time: TBD..

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup and Block Party.

Seeking Volunteers: No

13.  Organization: Community of Faith Church
Contact:  Karen Logan,  313-898-1875

Location: 16225 East Warren,  Detroit, 48213,

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m...

Event: We will be hosting a clean up for Warren Avenue within a 2 -3mile starting at East Warren/Chalmers to corner E. Warren/Mack. We will cleanup all trash on the sidewalks, streets and parking lots and we also serve hotdogs, burgers, chips and beverages for free..

Seeking Volunteers: No


14.  Organization: 100 Black Men Of Greater Detroit
Contact:  Mark Elzy,  313-319-3600

Location: 8801 Woodward,  Detroit, 48202

Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m....

Event: Health Fair: "Man Up!" Health fair Health Screenings, Fitness activities and Health education

Seeking Volunteers: No


15.   Organization:  Hereford Street Block Club
Contact:  James Ribbron,  313-939-1405

Location: 5949 Hereford,  Detroit, 48224

Time: Noon-3 p.m.

Event: Block party and meet your neighbor meet and greet.

Seeing Volunteers: No


16.   Organization:  18000 Greeley Street Block  Club
Contact:  Tomi McCampbell,  313-671-1943

Location: Greeley Street, between Nevada and 7 Mile,  Detroit, 48203,

Time: TBD....

Event: We are doing a general neighborhood cleanup which will include picking up trash, cutting grass at vacant locations and hopefully encouraging people to maintain the alley better.

Neighbors will work at their own pace and convenience beginning August 1st Through NEIGHBORHOODS DAY. Allowing more days makes it possible for more people to participate.

Seeking Volunteers: No


17.   Organization:  BasBlue
Contact:  Grace Wojcik,  313-671-1943

Location: 110 E. Ferry, Detroit, 48202

Time: TBD

..Event:  Will volunteer at various Detroit public schools on beautification projects

Seeking volunteers: No


18.  Organization: Alkebu-lan Village-Village Pizza
Contact:  Marvis Cofield,  313-421-7206

Location: 7701 Harper,  Detroit, 48213

Time: 9 a.m.-Noon.

Event:  Youth will be making and selling pizza. Neighborhood Cleanup and Martial Arts demonstration.

Seeking volunteers:  Yes


19.  Organization: Emmanuel Christian Men Home Village
Contact:  Toni McIlwain,  313-485-8138

Location: 855 Ashland,  Detroit, 48215

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Event: Block cleanup and formation of new block club..

Seeking Volunteers: No


20.  Organization: My Virtual Academy
Contact:  Jose Rodriguez,, 

Location: 855 Ashland,  Detroit, 48215

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Event: Block cleanup and formation of new block club..

Seeking  Volunteers: No


21.  Organization: Alleys of Fame Yellow Brick Road
Contact:  Victoria Thomas, 313-515-1967, 

Location: Alley behind 781 Lakeland,  Detroit, 48215

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Event: Alley cleanup and creation of outside, free African museum...

Seeking Volunteers: No


22.  Organization: Building Better Men
Contact:  Odis Bellinger, 313-772-0110 

Location: 19320 Van Dyke,  Detroit, 48234

Time: TBD.

Event: Young Male Empowerment Conference to focus on: -academic achievement -positive decision making skills -early career exploration.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


23.  Organization: Urban Aging L3C
Contact:  Patricia Rencher, 313-204-5140 

Location: Northwest Campus, Wayne County Community College District, 8200 West Outer Drive,  Detroit, 48219

Date: Aug: 11

Time: 8 a.m.-3 p.m..

Event: Aging Matters Education & Expo Conversations for Caregivers,  Wayne County Community College District-Northwest Campus Denise Wellons Glover Welcome Center.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes



24.  Organization: One Detroit Credit Union-Highland Park
Contact:  Corliss Beamer, 313-209-7712 

Location: 15123 Woodward, Highland Park,48203  

Time: TBD.

Event: Customer appreciation

Seeking Volunteers: No


25.  Organization:  Denby Neighborhood Alliance -Contact:  Sandra Turner-Handy, 313-926-9811 

Location: 11405 Whittier,  Detroit, 48224

Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Event: Cleanup of Whittier corridor from Kelly Road to I-94.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


26.  Organization:  Obama Weekend Committee

Contact:  James Ford, 586-918-3061 

Location: Barack Obama Academy, 10800 Canfield,  Detroit, 48214

Date: Aug 5. 6. 7; Children Parades, each day.

Time: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Event: Obama Weekend, Children activities, Festival, 12:30 .p.m.-7 p.m. Music, Dancing, Farmers Market and more.

Seeking Volunteers:  Yes


27.  Organization:  Community United For Progress

 Contact:  Shirley Burch, 313-350-9622 

Location: Dad Butler Park, 1940 E. Eight Mile,  Detroit, 48234,  Detroit, 48214

Time” 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Event: Bring the community together with fun filled events. Provide information to the community that create a healthy environment through education, health and safety.


28.  Organization: RAHAM INC
Contact:  Philip Sample, 313-772-0110 

Location: 8933 Harper,  Detroit, 48213

Time: 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Event: Community collaboration between Shantinique Music and Sportswear; Bighead Billionaires and RAHAAM, Inc.

Seeking Volunteers: No


29.  Organization: One Detroit Credit Union-Mack
Contact:  Sameisa Whigham, 313-209-7712 

Location: 14740 Mack,  Detroit, 48215

Time: TBD.

Event: Customer appreciation

Seeking Volunteers: No


30.  Organization:  Detroit Public Library

-Contact:  Kalana Gates, 313-481-1403 

Location: 5201 Woodward,  Detroit, 48202

Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

Event: We will host a Neighborhoods Day for the entire family where we will focus on health and wellness. We will provide the following: Zumba Dance Party, Morning Yoga, Hustle Dance Class We will also provide ice cream, storytimes, and a children's craft station.

Seeking Volunteers: No

31.  Organization:  Oakland Avenue Urban Farm

 Contact:  Jerry Hebron, 313-903-0049

 Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: 9354 Oakland Ave,   Detroit, 48211

Event: Farmers Mkt, youth Activities, Music, cooking Demonstration

Seeking Volunteers:  No

32.  Organization:  Crime Stoppers of Michigan

 Contact:  Shirley Schuler,


Location: Dad Butler Park, 1940 E. Eight Mile,  Detroit, 48234,  Detroit, Time” 1 p.m.-4 p.m.

Event: Distributing Public Safety information.

Seeking Volunteers: No



. 33.  Organization:  Sheridan Community Block Club

 Contact:  Felisha Tate, 313-587-0379

 Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: 5441 Sheridan,   Detroit, 48213

Event: We will be cleaning up vacant lots, street clean up in front of vacant houses, assisting Senior residents with grass cutting and clean up. Providing water, and light snack to residents.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

34.  Organization:  Community of Faith Church

 Contact:  Karen Logan, 313-898-1875

 Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m..

Location: 16225 E. Warren,   Detroit, 48213

Event: We will be hosting a clean up for Warren Avenue within a 2 -3mile starting at East Warren/Chalmers to corner E. Warren/Mack. We will cleanup all trash on the sidewalks, streets and parking lots and we also serve hotdogs, burgers, chips and beverages for free.

Seeking Volunteers:  No


35. Organization: Jude Family Childcare Learning Center
Contact: Choyce Harris, 313-925-8890

Time:  10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: 9105 Van Dyke Concord, Detroit, 48213

Event: Jude Family Childcare Learning Center will Host a Family Fun Day. In addition we will have Childcare Registration and Teacher Recruitment. Children and parents are invited to join the fun with food, games, Bounce house, Face Painting and more.

Seeking Volunteers:  No.

36.  Organization:  Sheridan Community Block Club

 Contact:  Felisha Tate, 313-587-0379

 Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: 5441 Sheridan,   Detroit, 48213

Event: We will be cleaning up vacant lots, street clean up in front of vacant houses, assisting Senior residents with grass cutting and clean up. Providing water, and light snack to residents.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

37.  Organization:  Dedicated Senior Medical Center

 Contact:  Lena Abushaar, 248-653-8623

 Time: 1 p.m.-4 p.m..

Location: 1021 E. Eight Mile, Warren,  48091

Event: Community Service Day, providing snacks, water, raffle, gifts.
Day: Seeking Volunteers:  No

38.  Organization:  The Gold Coast

 Contact:  Kathleen Watt, 313-328-3426

 Time: TBD..

Location: TBD

Event: Beautification and cleanup of terrace.
Day: Seeking Volunteers:  No

39.  Organization:  Black Pilots of America, Detroit Chapter, Gilbert A. Cargill

 Contact:  Andreas Andreas, 313-328-3426

 Time: 1 p.m.-4 p.m..

Location: Dad Butler Park, behind Belmont Shopping Center, 1908 E. Eight Mile, Detroit, 48238

Event: We will have a flight simulator presentations a Available for youth to experience takeoff, landing and aerial flights. Information on our organization aims and purposes will be available.

Seeking volunteers: No

40.  Organization:  The Dequindre Good Neighbors Block Club

 Contact:  Regina Gavin, 313-412-0703

 Time: 1 p.m.-4 p.m..

Location: Dad Butler Park, behind Belmont Shopping Center, 1908 E. Eight Mile, Detroit, 48238

Event: Partnering with Community United For Progress for family fun day.
Day: Seeking Volunteers:  No

41.  Organization:  Epiphany Education Center-Dominican Literacy Center

Contact:  Roslyn Taylor, 313-267-1830

Time: Noon- 4 p.m.

Location: Samaritan Center, 5555 Conner, Detroit, 48213

Event: Children’s and Adult Book Fair, distributing free books and literacy materials.

Seeking Volunteers:  No

42.  Organization:  Greater Communities Now

 Contact:  Norma Danzie, 586-522-6031

 Time: Noon- 4 p.m.

Location: 11111 Whittier, Detroit, 48224

Event: Cleaning up lots at Whitehill and Whittier. General clean up from Whitehill to Roxbury. Both sides of street. Need tools for cutting shrubbery, clippers, rakes, lopers, brooms and gloves.

 Seeking Volunteers:  Yes

43.  Organization:  Neighborhood Tours Detroit

 Contact:  Danny Dolley, 313-915-2976

 Time:  4 p.m.-6 p.m.

Location: 11111 Whittier, Detroit, 48213

Event: Clean up around the Conner Creek greenway side walks & bench areas. Located in Conner playfield between Harper & Gratiot ave. One mile pathway as part of the greenway.

 Seeking Volunteers:  Yes

44.  Organization:  Black Family Development

 Contact:  Derek Blackmon, 313-623-7946.

 Time: 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.

Location: 14685 Eastburn, Detroit, 48205

Event: Young Males Block Club activities.

 Seeking Volunteers:  No

45.  Organization:  Stafford House

 Contact:  Patricia Dockery, 313-443-5485

 Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m..

Location: 9301 Oakland Ave, Detroit, 48211

Event: Neighborhood flea market and community cleanup.

: Seeking Volunteers:   Yes

46.  Organization:  Emerald Isles CDC

 Contact:  Gary Gray, 313-929-9980

 Time: 9 a;m.-2 p.m.

Location: 5027 Three Mile, Detroit, Detroit, 48224

Event: Emerald Isles CDC will sponsor three  activities on Saturday, Aug 6. 1. 9:00 am to Noon - Clean up the alley and lots at 5027, 5035, and 5045 Three Mile Dr. 2. 10:00 am to Noon - Outer Drive Beautification - Pick up debris in the medians of East Outer Drive Between Mack Ave. and Chandler Park Drive. 3. Noon to 2:00 pm - Volunteer Celebration at Emerald Gardens MorningSide (4716 Haverhill at Cornwall). Refreshments will be served.

Seeking Volunteers:   Yes

47. Organization: Detroit Champions For Hope-District 1
Contact: Tommara Grice, 313-851-6816

Date: Aug. 3


Location: 14944 Bramell, Detroit,  48223

Event: Street Meet Up

Seeking Volunteers: No


48.  Organization:  East Outer Drive Block Association

 Contact:  Frank Aldridge, 313-506-5548

 Time: TBD.

Location: East Outer Drive betweenVan Dyke and Sherwood streets, Detroit  48234

Event: Plant & water flowers on the E Outer Drive Median & complete installation of new block club signage.

 Seeking Volunteers:  No


​49.Organization:  Ralston Village Community Association

 Contact:  Steve Soviak, 989-350-8615

Date: Aug. 7

 Time: 3 p.m.-9 p.m.

Location: 19703 Ralston, Detroit  48203

Event: Neighborhood Meet and Greet with Live Band, food.

 Seeking Volunteers:  No


50. Organization: Binder Street Block Club/Farwell Community Garden
Contact: Elois Moore, 313-617-8248

Location: 4444 E. Eight Mile Road, Detroit, 48234

Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Event: Binder Street Block Club O/R is celebrating our block club and a Farwell Community Garden which we started in conjunction with our association that consists of Yonka Norwood and Wexford Block Clubs). We also are celebrating Mr. Cle Williams our master gardener for if it was not for him the garden would not exist.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


51..Organization:  Cross Pollination Corridor Project

 Contact:  Rosalyn Flint, 313-704-1122

 Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m..

Location: 14944 Bramell, Detroit  48223

Event: Meet in the Street: Transforming Communities through 3D Art and Literacy. Books reading and Book giveaway. Book bags and school supply giveaway. Art scavenger. Lecture on the importance of reading with your child. Puppets, children's dance groups, and performances.

 Seeking Volunteers:  No


52.Organization:  Irvington Block Club

 Contact:  Andrea Calderin, 313-350-8615

Time: Noon- 6 p.m.

Location: 19151 Irvington, Detroit  48234

Event: Neighborhood cleanup and community Get

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


53.Organization:  Carlisle Connector Block Club

 Contact:  Ellen Bourne, 989-350-8615

 Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Location: 16094 Carlisle, Detroit  48205

Event: Beautification projects and plant exchange.

Seeking Volunteers: No


54.Organization:  North Central Block Club Association

Contact:  Cheryl Moore, 933-334-0033

 Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Location: 17432 Charest, Detroit  48205

Event: Beautification projects and plant exchange.

Seeking Volunteers: No


55.Organization:  Detroit Interfaith Outreach Network

 Contact:  Shimon Edut, 248-556-6813

Date: Aug. 7

 Time: Noon-4:30 p.m.

Location: Belle Isle Park, Shed 7, Detroit, 48207

Event: Suburban-Urban Interfaith Unity Picnic on Belle Isle, Sunday, August 7, Shelter #3, noon - 4:30pm. Singing, dancing, drum circle, free Bingo, interfaith service, arts and crafts for kids, hamburgers, kosher hot dogs, veggie burgers, halal chicken, water, pop, chips, and bagged cookies. NO LARGE-SCALE FOOD SHARING ( bring your own sides for just yourself and your immediate circle). Open to all !! More info - call: 248-543-4255

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


56. Organization:   Saunders & Allen AME Churches

 Contact:  Joelynn Stokes, 313-804-2171

 Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Location: 3542 Pennsylvania, Detroit  48214

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup.

Seeking Volunteers: No


57.Organization:  Algonac Block Club

 Contact:  Tonya Robinson, 313-478-5430

 Time:  Noon-5p.m.

Location: 18439 Algonac, Detroit  48234

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup .

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


58.Organization:   Field Street Block Club Association Contact:   Paule Cruz Takash, 313-736-5383

 Time:  Noon- 6 p.m.

Location: 2218 Field, Detroit  48214


Seeking Volunteers: No


59.Organization:  Sustainable Community Farms

 Contact:  Michelle  Jackson, 313-721-8280

 Time:  9 a.m.-Noon

Location: 583 Leidich, Detroit  48213

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup, moving tires, painting pallets.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

60. Organization:  Impact Detroit/ Process Leaders

Michelle  Jackson, 313-721-8280

 Time:  5pm-8pm

Location: 583 Leidich, Detroit  48213

Event: It is the 10 year anniversary of the Detroit Future City Framework. Yes, that big 50 year plan. Detroit is 10 years in and the Process Leaders at the Impact Detroit Table made difference in the Quality of Life for so many residents. All made possible from a number of funders. So, come share you 'Impact Detroit" story. We have connect to organizations from East, West, North and South. So come tell us what you have been up to. We would like to record you story to share with others.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

61.Organization:  Hot Sams

 Contact:  Tony Stovall 313-757-0012

Date: July 23

 Time:  10 .a.m-.6 p.m.

Location:   127 Monroe,  Detroit 48226.

Event: Hot Sams. Black Wall Street Black Business 2nd annual. Black Wall  downtown Detroit. 30 black business and Hot Sams Fashion show

Seeking Volunteers: No

62.Organization:  Mack Alive

 Contact:  Artina Hardiman, 313-574-5609

 Time:  10 a.m.-3 p.m..

Location: 3746 Fischer, Detroit 48214

Event: Block cleanup and rally. .

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

63.Organization:  Regent Park Community Association

 Contact:  Willa Ray 313-757-0012

 Time:  TBD

Location: TBD

Event: TBD

Seeking Volunteers:


64.Organization:  Hammer Time True Value Hardware

 Contact:  313-444-1123

 Location: 16830 E. Warren, Detroit 48224

Event: Neighborhoods Day sponsor for supplies for Neighborhoods Day groups.


65.Organization:  Hammer Time True Value Hardware

 Contact:  313-366-0000

 Location: 11828 Conant, Detroit 48212

Event: Neighborhoods Day sponsor for supplies for Neighborhoods Day groups. .


66.Organization:  Hammer Time True Value Hardware

 Contact:  313-527-4900

 Location: 11616 Whittier, Detroit 48224

Event: Neighborhoods Day sponsor for supplies for Neighborhoods Day groups.


1. Organization: Demographic Inspirations-Detroit

Contact: Ronald Matten, 586-260-7409

Time:  9am – 4 pm
Location: 15368 Fairfield, Detroit, 48238
Event: Beautification and cleanup, Seeking Volunteers


2. Organization: The Art Zone

Contact: Dr. Shawn Renee Freeman,  313-505-3574.

Date/Time:  Aug. 6 and Aug. 7, 9 a.m. -2 p.m.;

Location: 7663 Epworth, Detroit, 48204

Event, Neighborhood Cleanup, Seeking Volunteers.


3. Organization: Art By Doc Swan
Contact: George Swan III, 313-706-8127

Time:  10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: 18690 Birchcrest,, 48221
Event: Exhibit and sale of custom made wooden sculpture works.


4. African Town-48217
Contact: Otis Mathes, 313-213-3171

Time:  9 a.m.-8 p.m.
Location: 26400 S. Fort Street, Detroit, 48217

Event: Southwestern High School Centennial celebration:  Partnership to celebrate with community organizations: Southwestern High School Reunion 1922-2022, Southwest Detroit zip code 48217 centennial anniversary and residents. Is to view the history and view the possibility of the future of zip code 48217. All school alumnus, former residents and supporter are welcome.  Seeking Volunteers.



5. Organization: Unity Outreach Of Detroit
Contact: Cynthia Lowe, 313-330-1183

Date: Aug 22, 10 a.m.-2 p.m..
Location: 811 Oakman Blvd. Detroit, 48221
Event: Neighborhood Cleanup, Seeking Volunteers.


6.  Organization: Holistic Development Community Center
Contact: Jacqueline Holt, 313-460-8778

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m..
Location: 17505 Second. Detroit, 48203
Event: School Supply giveaway.


7.  Organization:  King Street Block Club
Contact: Phillis Judkins, 313-815-1440

Time: 11 a.m.-8 p.m..
Location: 276  King Street. Detroit, 48202
Event: Community celebration. Kids games, food, garage sale. Bring your tables and chairs and enjoy.


8.  Organization:  College Park Community Association
Contact: Ethel McTaw, 313-747-8353

Time: Noon-4 p.m.
Location: Arthur  Park, 18659 Harlowe, Detroit, 48235
Event: Neighborhood block party and Meet and Greet; Senior citizen entertainment and games; school supply backpack giveaway.

Seeking volunteers: No


9.  Organization:  Detroit Blight Busters
Contact:  John George, 313-978-7218

Time: 9 am.-4p.m..
Location: 17340 Lahser, Detroit, 48217
Event: TBD

Seeking Volunteers: No



10.  Organization:  Hartwell Block Club
Contact:  Piper Carter, 646-246-1649

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: Empty lot, corner of West Chicago at Hartwell, Detroit, 48228
Event:  Aug. 4,

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


11.  Organization:  Full And Fabulous Global Inc.
Contact:  Sharon Dumas, 313-363-2530

Time: 6 p.m.-9 p.m...
Location: International Institute of Metropolitan Detroit, 411 E. Kirby, Detroit, 48202
Event:  Father-Daughter Fashion Ball: Twenty young ladies wearing ball gowns, tiaras and white gloves will be escorted, into the ballroom by fathers and prominent men from the community standing in for fathers missing in action. The dance with the fathers and a fashion show are program highlights.  Tickets are $20 to attend, includes a strolling reception and $10 for LIVESTREAM. (Go to to download the LIVEWAVES app.)

Seeking Volunteers: No

12.  Organization:  LGBT Detroit

Contact:  Curtis Lipscomb, 313-397-2127

Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: 20021 Greenfield, Detroit, 48235
Event:  Beautification and Cleanup.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

13.  Organization:  Greater St. James Fire Baptized Holiness Church Of  God Of The Americas

Contact:  Concetta Lewis, 313-575-0757

Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: 3903 18th Street, Detroit, 48208
Event:  1. Clean-up around church area 2. Free School Supplies 3. Free Hot Dogs, Chips, Cookies, Pop Corn and Soft Drinks 4. Free Books 5. Free Bibles 6. Fun Activities for all attending.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


14.  Organization:  Center For Youth And Urban Development

Contact:  Marsialle Arbuckle, 734-377-0087

Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: 15827 Indiana, Detroit, 48238
Event:  Neighborhood Cleanup, barbecue, kids games.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

15.  Organization:  Ashton Street Community Block Club, NRPCA

Contact:  Veronica Moon, 313-978-0432

Time: TBD.
Location: 16614 Ashton, Detroit, 48218
Event:  Neighborhood Cleanup, Southfield Service Drive

Seeking Volunteers: No


16.  Organization:  15th Street Block Club Association

Contact:  Sherry Russell, 313-598-0176

Time: Noon-4 p.m.
Location: 6516 16th Street at Ferry Park,  Detroit, 48208
Event:  School supply giveaway, blood pressure screenings, medical tests..

Seeking Volunteers: No


17.  Organization:  National Inspirational Role Model Visionaries

Contact:  Darlene House, 313-778-1550

Time: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.
Location: 18701 Grand River, No.  189, Detroit,  48223
Event:  NIRMV presents Reading Rewards Stay-At-Home Party III. Everyone who responds to flyer invitation will receive kit in the mail with age-appropriate activities. Then, they can join in the celebration at any convenient time on Saturday, August 6, 2022.

Seeking Volunteers: No


18.  Organization:  Elizabeth L. Richard Block Club

Contact:  Venita Tompkins, 313-828-9905

Time: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: 1892 W. Philadelphia, Detroit, 48206
Event:  Block club clean-up, mowing of grass, tree trimming, alley cleaning, and garden preparation for vacant lots.

Seeking Volunteers: No


19.  Organization:  S And S Motivational  Inspirational

Contact: Shonda McCuller, 313-717-3409

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: 13221 Puritan, Detroit, 48227
Event: Community clean-up and picnic with a purpose - fun and food for kids, gospel music, and a bounce house. Local book authors with attend.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes



20.  Organization:  Holy Ground M.B.C.

Contact: Mary Harris, 313-717-3409

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: 13221 Puritan, Detroit, 48227
Event: Community clean-up and picnic with a purpose - fun and food for kids, gospel music, and a bounce house. Local book authors with attend.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


21.  Organization:  A.Y.S.I.A CDC

Contact: Rev. Annie Adams, 313-717-3409

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: 13221 Puritan, Detroit, 48227
Event: Community clean-up and picnic with a purpose - fun and food for kids, gospel music, and a bounce house. Local book authors with attend.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


22.  Organization:  Workhorse Services

Contact: Norman Adams, 313-415-0274

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: 13221 Puritan, Detroit, 48227
Event: Community clean-up and picnic with a purpose - fun and food for kids, gospel music, and a bounce house. Local book authors with attend.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


23.  Organization:  Strong Loc’s LLC

Contact: Joshua Verges, 734-450-0621

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: 13221 Puritan, Detroit, 48227
Event: Community clean-up and picnic with a purpose - fun and food for kids, gospel music, and a bounce house. Local book authors with attend.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


24.  Organization:  Hott Flash Productions

Contact: Angela Verges, 313-835-5722

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Location: 13221 Puritan, Detroit, 48227
Event: Community clean-up and picnic with a purpose - fun and food for kids, gospel music, and a bounce house. Local book authors with attend.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


25.  Organization  Core City Neighborhoods

Contact: Willie  Cambell, 313-580-2386

Time: Noon-3 p.m..
Location: 330 23rd Street, Detroit, 48208
Event: Clean up and light landscaping of grounds around headquarters. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursdays of month of August, from 12:00 Noon until 3:00PM.

Seeking Volunteers: No

26.  Organization:   Southfield Plymouth Community Association

Contact: Mary Marsh, 313-463-1268

Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m..
Location: 18600 Wadsworth, Detroit 48228
Event: Senior citizen and  youth day with music, games..

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


27.  Organization:   Santa Barbara Margareta-Clarita Block Club 

Contact: Sharon Kelso, 313-779-5083

Time: Noon-6 p.m..
Location: 18646 Santa Barbara Drive, Detroit 48221
Event: Annual Block Club Picnic.

Seeking Volunteers: No


28.  Organization:   Detroit Impact 

Contact: Calvin Colbert, 313-272-0004

Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: 9930 Greenfield, Detroit, 48227
Event: Cleaning of Prest Street Community Park

Seeking Volunteers: Yes



29.  Organization:   Calvary UMC 

Contact: Pastor Will Council, 313-734-512-7973

Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: 15050 Hubbell, Detroit, 48227
Event: Gleaners Mobile Food Truck Services Information Tables Bazaar Tables Food and Kids Games

Seeking Volunteers: Yes



30.  Organization:   Shrines Of The Black Madonna 

Contact: Michael Jones, 313-550-6443

Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Location: 7625 Linwood,  Detroit, 48206
Event: Neighborhood cleanup, food and clothes giveaway.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes



31.  Organization: One Detroit Credit Union-Highland Park
Contact:  Corliss Beamer, 313-209-7816 

Location: 15123 Woodward,  Highland Park, 48235

Time: TBD


32.  Organization: Unity Centers of Hope
Contact:  Scotty Dewberry, 248-254-2967 

Location: 8809 Schoolcraft,  Detroit, 48238

Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

33.  Organization:  Stoepel Curtis 7 Mile Block Club
Contact:   Evelyn House, 313 -772- 0400 

Location: 18200 Stoepel and 18619 Stoepel, Detroit, 48221

Time: 11 a.m..-2 p.m.

Event: Visit, Learn about Growing Your Food: Stoepel Community Garden Beautify Vacant Lot at Curtis and Livernois- Clean-Up and Planting Used Books For Chlildren and Adults available at Lot on Stoepel and Curtis Sidewalk Chalk Available-Parents Pick-up in Garden or Vacant Lot Clean Stoepel Area at 7 Mile on the street by the closed Family Dollar

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

34.  Organization:  Michigan Radio
Contact:  Steve Chrypinski, 734-771-5787 

Location: TBD

Time:  TBD.

Event: Michigan Radio is a media sponsor of Neighborhoods Day, and will be promoting the event. We also plan to assemble a group of volunteers to assist at one or more of the neighborhood clean up projects taking place that day. To help with that, we would want to get a list of contacts at the partner organizations needing volunteers.

Seeking Volunteers: No

35.  Organization:  Nehemiah Baptist Church
Contact:   Rev. Audry Turner, (313) 218-8437 

Location: 13100 Puritan, Detroit, 48227

Time: Noon- 6 p.m.

Event: Community Collaboration ‘Connection with Resources

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


36.  Organization:  Rosa and Raymond Parks Institute For Self Development

Contact:  Anita Peek,


Location: 4838 Spokane, Detroit, 48204

Time: 9 a.m.-3 p.m..

Event: Gardening Day: Garden Exhibition on how to create a community vegetable garden. Pathways to Freedom students 2022 participate.. Refreshments will be served

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


37.  Organization:  Santa Barbara Margareta-Clarita Block Club
Contact:  Sharon Kelso, 313-779-5083

Location: 18646 Santa Barbara Drive.

Time: Noon-6 p.m.

Event: Annual Block Club Picnic

Seeking Volunteers: No

38.  Organization:  Rescue MI Nature Now, Inc.
Contact:   Janai Frazier, 248-993-4988  

Location: 20000 Derby, Detroit, 48203

Time: Noon- 6 p.m.

Event: Community Members of the neighboring block clubs will come together to pick up debris and clean various blocks in the community. We plan to have food, music and other entertainment present during the event

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

39.  Organization:  Unity Centers Of Hope
Contact:   Scotty Dewberry, 248-254-2967

Location: 8809 Schoolcraft, Detroit, 48238

Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m..

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


40.  Organization:  Winship Community Association
Contact:   Georgia Cambell, 313-580-2389  

Location: Peterson Park, 18294, Greenfield, Detroit, 48235

Time: 11 a.m.-2 p.m..

Event: Peterson Park Clean up. Provide civic information and inform residents of resources to improve quality of life for Winship Community residents.

Seeking Volunteers: No

41.  Organization:  Woodward Village Neighborhood Association
Contact:  Amelia Brown, 313-772-0400

Location: 869 Burlingame, Detroit.48202

Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m..

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup and Meet and Greet

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


42.  Organization:   Mama Akua Community Center/15th Street Block Club
Contact:  Yusef Shakur, 313-459-6008

Location: 2431 Ferry Park, Detroit, 48208

Time: 1 p.m.-6 p.m.

Event: Ava Jo's Neighborhood Festival & Backpack giveaway will feature a health fair, live band, speakers, free food, backpacks filled with school supplies and plenty of fun for adults and children

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

43.  Organization:   Detroit Champions For Hope
Contact:  James Ribbron, 313-939-1405

Location: TBD

Time:  TBD.

Event: Events in all seven Detroit City Council Districts.

Seeking Volunteers: No


44.  Organization:   Williams Park Alliance Inc.
Contact:  Michael Williams, 313-694-6873

Location: 14431 Burgess, Detroit, 48223

Time:   5 p.m.-8 p.m.

Event: Live music, transforming blighted properties.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


45.  Organization:  Samaritan Cafe

 Contact:  Theresa Sparks, 313-571-2233

 Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: New Bethel Baptist Church, 8430 Linwood,   Detroit, 48206

Event: Neighborhood Community Picnic

Seeking Volunteers:  No


46.  Organization:  New Bethel Baptist Church

 Contact:   Avis Doughton, 313-571-2233

 Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location: New Bethel Baptist Church, 8430 Linwood,   Detroit, 48206

Event: Neighborhood Community Picnic

Seeking Volunteers:  No


47. Organization:  Riopelle Block Club

Contact:   Kimberly Nicholson, 313-718-6274

Time: 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Location:, 18588 Riopelle,   Detroit, 48203

Event: Neighborhood cleanup, alley cleaning, grass cutting vacant lots, membership drive.

Seeking Volunteers:  Yes


48.  Organization:  O’Hair Park Community Association

 Contact:  Gail Tubbs, 313-318-2417

 Time: 1 p.m.-6 p.m.

Location: O’Hair Park, On Stahelin Avenue, north of W. 7 Mile Road, between Fargo and Trojan streets, Detroit, 48219

Event: A Community Day event that includes a carnival theme with "old school" vibe elements. Martial Arts Demonstration Food Trucks Black Market Place DJ and more.

Seeking Volunteers:  Yes

49.  Organization:  Rippling Hope

 Contact:  Carl Zerwick, 313-704-1230

 Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Location: 12801 Joy Road,   Detroit, 48228

Neighborhoods Day Event. Cleanup on Joy Road between Meyers and Schaefer, Free Hot Dogs, Chips and Drinks, Pet Food Giveaway, Paint Giveaway. Service Projects with Neighborhood Partners.

 August 1-5 Neighborhoods Week Service Projects working on homes in neighborhoods 9:30-3:30 p.m.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


50. Organization:  Groove Phi Groove SFI Detroit Grad Chapter

 Contact:   Jeff Wafer, 313-408-8091

 Time: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Location: 7504 Dexter, Detroit, 48206.

Event: Community event.

Seeking Volunteers:  No



51. Organization:  Detroit Is Different

 Contact: Khary Frazier, 313-598-8091tht

 Time: 5 p.m.-9 p.m.

 Date: Aug. 4

Location: 1652 Clements, Detroit, 48238

Event: Live Podcast with music by Maraj and Virtuoso..

Seeking Volunteers:  No51. Organization:


52. Organization:  Young Men-N-Motion

 Contact:   Minnie Davis, 313-443-5146

 Time: 10 a.m.-2 p.m..

Location: Greg Mathis Community Center, 19300 Greenfield, Detroit, 48238.

Event: Community Garden Planting & Beautification Project, free giveaways Books, clothes, shoes, baby items, school supplies, sanitizer, mask & more.

Seeking Volunteers:  Yes


53.Orgnization: Revive Detroit Community Development Corp: A Cody Rouge Partnership

 Contact:   Theresa Williams, 313-421-1427

 Time: Noon-4 p.m.

Location:  16603 Plymouth, Detroit, 48227.

Event: Revive - Arise Opportunity Fair, featuring several vendors to help achieve homeownership, entrepreneurship and skilled trades. We will also offer free food and prize giveaways.

Seeking Volunteers:  Yes

 54. Organization:  Princeton Street Block Club

Contact: Gwendolyn Knowles, 313-515-0068

 Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

 Location:  16585 Princeton, Detroit, 48221.

Event: Passing out school supplies along with flyers with locations, dates, times where add'l school supplies are distributed ~Provide Primary & November, 2022 Voting information. Candidates or representatives invited to meet neighbors and answer questions ~Work on NMPDA Community Garden project (Princeton/Puritan) ~Provide health info flyers (e.g. COVID-19, Diabetes, HPV, Monkey Pox) ~Snacks & DJ music ~Games for Youth including Chess, Bean Toss, & Bingo ~Raffle for five $10 gift certificates

Seeking Volunteers:  No


55. Organization:  Muscles In Motion Life Center

 Contact:   Garnett Mims, 313-334-2834

 Time: 6 a.m.-10 p.m.

Date: Aug. 5 and Aug. 6

 Location: 16228 Tireman, Detroit, 48228.

Event: This year at our life center MUSCLES IN MOTION SYSTEMS JAM SESSION / CLEANUP/// WE will have a (youth/PARENTS-jam session) singing-dancing -acting- band-instruments/ we will also start a bit clean up of a really big bad dirty lot/ ALLEY IN THE BACK in district #7 WOW

Seeking Volunteers:  Yes


56.  Organization:  Greater Harvest Ministries

 Contact:  Melissa Tipton, 248-277-6158

 Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m...

Location: 18901 Wyoming, Detroit, 48221

Event: Fun Day, food, snacks, bouncers and cleanup.
Day: Seeking Volunteers:  No


57.  Organization:  Davis Diggs

 Contact:  Iesha Bailey, 209-898-4429

 Time: Noon-5 p.m.

Location: 15400 Grand River, Detroit, 48227

Event: Parking lot clean up. Games and Activities for children. Food. Prizes. Community Resources.
Day: Seeking Volunteers:  No


59.  Organization:  Youth Dreamz

 Contact:  Juan Wilson, 209-898-4429

 Time: Noona-5 p.m..

Location: 15400 Grand River, Detroit, 48227

Event: Parking Lot clean up. Games and Prizes. Activities for Children. Community Resources.Day: Seeking Volunteers:  No

60.  Organization:  Detroit Champions For Hope

 Contact:  Arleen Allen, 313-544-6300

 Time: 11 a,m.-2 p.m.

Location: Martin Park, University District, Detroit, 48203

Event: Science Fair.

Seeking Volunteers:   No

61. Organization:  Hollywood Golf Institute

Contact: Selina Johnson, 313-338-4011
Date/Time: Sat., Aug. 6 / 9am – 1 p.m.

Location:  Rouge Driving Range, 11701 Burt Rd, Detroit, 48228

Event: Junior (Youth) Golf

Seeking Volunteers: No


62. Organization: One Detroit Credit Union
Contact: Shandel Small, 313-209-8132

Location: 630 Howard, Detroit,  48226

Event: Customer Appreciation

Seeking Volunteers: No


63. Organization: Detroit Champions For Hope-District 5
Contact: Shakeia Arnold, 313-587-2148

Location: 9047 North Martindale, Detroit,  48204

Time: TBD.

Event: Park cleanup.

Seeking Volunteers: No


64. Organization: Detroit Champions For Hope-District 7
Contact: Monique Taylor, 313-258-1144

Location: Stein Playground, Detroit,  48204

Time: 1p.m.-4 p.m.

Event: Park cleanup.

Seeking Volunteers: No


65. Organization: Historic St. James Missionary Baptist Church -District
Contact: Gwendolyn Walker, 313-929-0779

Location: 19400 Evergreen, Detroit,  48219

Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

Event: On Neighborhoods Day, we will be cleaning up around the church and the neighborhood, preparing for a community and back to school event the following Saturday.

Seeking Volunteers: No


66. Organization: Lending An Ear
Contact: T. Watson, 517-377-5250

Location: 13321 Puritan, Detroit,  48234

Time: 8 a.m..-4 p.m.

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup and Family Fun events

Seeking Volunteers: No


67. Organization: Oak Grove Back To School Rally/.Health Fair
Contact: Roberta Brown, 248-763-6620

Date: Aug. 13

Time: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

Location:  191801 Cherrylawn, Detroit, 48221

Event: Back To School Summer Event will include: Free Backpacks ( with school supplies), Wayne Health Mobile Unit( All vaccination will be given Free). Free Health screening- Free Teeth Cleaning-Food - Live performances- Face painting- Free Hair Cut-DJ - a fun filled event for the entire family.

Please come early to register your child to receive a book bag and lots more ( There is NO Pre-Registration Required ) .

Seeking Volunteers: No


68. Organization: Buffalo Soldiers MC of Michigan
Contact: Larry Hall, 313-598-8772

Location: 13100 Puritan, Detroit 48221

Time: 1 p.m.-7 p.m.

Event: Neighborhood Cleanup, food trucks, vendors.


69. Organization: Glory Church
Contact: Joe Henry III, 313-957-8353

Location: 19250 Riverview, Detroit 48219

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Event: Yard Clean Up for Neighborhood. We plan to join with the neighborhood Block Club to mow the lawns and clean up vacant and some occupied homes.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


70. Organization: Marygrove Community Association
Contact: Gary Bennett, 313-994-9262

Location: 1625 Indiana, Detroit, 48221

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Movie Night: 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Event: We will clean and tend to our community garden on Indiana St between Puritan and Florence and clean our park area on Kentucky St between Puritan and Florence. We will also have a community cookout providing food and drinks. We may also offer health screening with the aid of Siani Grace Hospital but we are still working on those details.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

71. Organization: Heart And Soul Community
Contact:  Cornelius Roberson, 313-407-6418

Location: 11314 Fenkell, Detroit 48227

Time: Noon-3p.m.

Event: Vacation Bible School program, back to school rally, bouncers.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


72. Organization:  Abundance Of Truth Outreach Ministries

 Contact: Kamieka Woods-Johnson, 313-977-1276

 Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

 Location: 13333 Puritan, Detroit, 48227

Event: Community cleanup Food Games Back to school supplies Bounce house Popcorn machine Slushy machine

Seeking Volunteers: No


73. Organization:  Order Of The Fishermen Ministry

  Contact: Victory Johnson, 313-207-7747

  Date: Aug. 5

 Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

 Location: 10025 Grand River, Detroit, 48204

Event: Recruitment of for Head Start Program. Health Fair. Well baby checkups, immunization, covid vaccination and dental exams, lead testing.

Seeking Volunteers: No


74. Organization:  Bennett Street Block Club

  Contact: Delphine Jackson, 313-529-6944

   Time: TBD

 Location:  Bennett Street, from Lahser to Bentler, Detroit, 48219

Event: Neighborhood cleanup.

Seeking Volunteers: No


75. Organization:   Strategic Community Partners

  Contact: Jenna Rote, 734-770-3625

   Time: Noon-3 p.m.

 Location:  10240 W. McNichols, Detroit, 48221

Event: Community Block Party.

Seeking Volunteers: No


76. Organization:  Liberty Temple Baptist Church, A. Philip Randolph Technical Center, Michigan Voices

  Contact: Delphine Jackson, 313-377-4903

  Time: 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

 Location:  17188, Greenfield, Deroit, 48235

Event: Liberty and Justice will host a Get Out the Vote event. This event is one of the best ways to build up Civic knowledge of the power in each neighbor and neighborhood to Get Out the Vote and register new block club. Our team, A. Philip Randolph Career and Technical Center and Michigan Voices will reach the community by contacting the registered block clubs within the radius to get out the vote while encouraging citizens in the community without a block club to register a block club and get out the vote..

Seeking Volunteers: No


77. Organization:  Detroit Champions For Hope-District 6

  Contact: Amanda Holiday, 313-460-3444

  Date: Aug. 18

  Time: 4 p.m.-7 p.m.

 Location:  4870 St. Hedwig, Detroit, 48210

Event: Back To School Bash and School Supply giveaway.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


78. Organization:  Evergreen Lahser 7-8 Mile Roads Community Council

  Contact: Dorothy Menefee, 313-407-8171

   Date: Aug. 27

   Time: 9 a.m.-1 a.m.

 Location:  Various locations, Detroit, 48219

Event: Neighborhood cleanup.

Seeking Volunteers: No


79. Organization:  St. Marys Block Club

  Contact: Ola Clairborne, 313-492-3584

  Time: Noon-4 p.m.

 Location:   St. Mary street between Pilgrim and Midland, Detroit, 48227

Event: Neighborhood block party and Meet and Greet, cleanup.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


80. Organization:   University Commonwealth-Jazz On The Ave

  Contact: Lolita Haley, 313-861-9626

  Time: Noon-7 p.m.

 Location:   19966 Livernois, parking lot of Mike’s Market, and along Livernois between Seven Mile and Eight Mile, Detroit, 48221..

Event: Jazz on The Ave Festival, featuring live bands, food, fun.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


81. Organization:  Family Assistance For Renaissance Men

  Contact: Jeff Young, 313-717-2882

  Time: 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

 Location:   2673 Marquette, Detroit, 48208

Event: We plan on cleaning up debris in the alley, along the streets up and down Marquette street and Lawton intersecting. We also plan on cutting grass and removing blight and boarding up vacant properties in the area as well.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes

82. Organization:  Girl 2 Goddess

  Contact: Mahalieka Muhammad, (313) 351-9424 

Date: Aug. 20

  Time: 3 p.m.-6 p.m.

Event: How To Give Birth To A God Community Baby Shower  for new teenage moms ages 13-19 Mission Statement: To lower the maternal-infant mortality rate through education, and increase family self-sufficiency by providing resources, financial literacy, and the key to building strong families via healthy relationships. Fun, food, games, and gifts. Parenting sessions, motivational speakers, and resources. Free Admission!  Masks are required. REGISTER at: The event may be virtual.

Seeking Volunteers: No

83. Organization:  Dwede Kobbah

  Contact: Dwede Kobbah, 313-357-4495

  Time: 1 p.m.-6 p.m.

 Location:   13300 Puritan, Detroit, 48227

Event: Back To School Fair.

Seeking Volunteers: No

84. Organization:  Dorcian Chapter No. 32 OES PHA MI

  Contact: Carla Thomas, 313-578-1095

  Time: 8 a.m-11 a.m. Rain Date, Aug. 10, 4 p.m.-6 p.m.

 Location:   9357 Westwood, Detroit, 48228

Event: Beautification Project: Community Clean Up / Ornamental Garden Bed Installation / Volunteer Appreciation Volunteers will convene to collect debris on Westwood Street in Detroit.

Seeking Volunteers: No


85. Organization:  Michigan Squeeze Station

  Contact: Thodis Brown, 313.671.6790 

  Time: 10 a.m.-7 p.m. 

 Location:   7406 Grand River, Detroit, 48204

Event: Recruit volunteers clean surrounding vacant yards along with the homes of seniors. Coordinate side walk Flea Market. Engage area businesses Form a resource table Host food giveaway. Neighborhood yard clean up Artist to paint Murals on bldg Side Walk Community flea Market Free food Food tents Music: DJ Bingo

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


86. Organization:   Transition 123 Inc.

Contact: Charice Miles, 313-808-3878

Time: Noon-3 p.m..

 Location:   7300 Garden, Detroit, 48204.

Event: Neighborhood blight removal.

Seeking Volunteers: Yes


87. Organization: Hammer Time True Value Hardware

Contact: 313-934-2266.

Location: 8749 Joy Road, Detroit, 48204.

88. Organization: Hammer Time True Value Hardware

Contact: 313-340-1200.

Location: 17400 Livernois, Detroit, 48221.

89.  Organization:  Blessed Ground International Ministries

 Contact:  Shawn Pewitt, 313-673-9128

 Time: 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: 8300 Fenkell,  Detroit, 48238

Event: Resource Fair: The following resource organizations have committed to participate. Currently, we have commitments from the following community organizations. We will have activities, games, and school supply giveaway Wayne Metro (WMCAA) Gleaners(will provide information but no food giveaway) Detroit Parent Network Team Wellness Michigan Vaccine Partners Michigan Developmental Disabilities Institute Disability Rights of Michigan Meridian Health Plan Wayne Health Mobile Unit (Wayne State University)

Seeking Volunteers:  Yes

90. Organization:  CruisN The D

 Contact: Gregory Reed, 313-510-82765

Date: Aug. 19-20

Time: Aug. 19, 5 p.m.-9 p.m.; Aug. 20,  9 a.m-5 p.m.

Location. 19, Palmer Park, Detroit, 48203

Event: Motor Cycle and Car Cruise through Detroit.  Motorcycles, Aug. 19; Classic Car Cruise, Aug. 20.

Seeking volunteers: No

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