Ways to Give

There are a lot of ways you can make a difference in the lives of Hamtramck’s hungry families. You can easily make a secure online donation right now, or check out the list below for other opportunities. Have an idea of your own? Contact us to discuss it.


Memorial or Honorary Gifts

Consider celebrating a birthday, wedding, or other special occasion with a gift to Detroit Friendship House. We will mail a card on your behalf with a personalized message! Donate now.


Planned Giving or Endowment

Leave a legacy of feeding Hamtramck’s hungry families well into the future. You can support Detroit Friendship House through your will or estate plan or leave a gift to the Detroit Friendship House Endowment Fund. To learn how, please contact Cathy at 734-507- 9825 or email Cathy at cathy.maher@att.net.


In-Kind Donations

Detroit Friendship House accepts in-kind donations of goods and services. If you are interested in making an in-kind donation, please contact Kim at 313-871-7443 or email Kim at detroitfriendship@att.net.


Sponsor our Annual Fowling For Food Fundraising Event

Every year at the end of April, Detroit Friendship House hosts a Fowling Event at the Fowling Warehouse to raise funds for its hungry families. As a sponsor, you will receive mention in all media and press promotions. Also, you will receive social media exposure through both Detroit Friendship House and Fowling Warehouse sites. To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, contact Cathy at 734-507-9825 or email Cathy at cathy.maher@att.net.


Host a Food Drive or a Virtual Food Drive

Host a Food Drive and/or Virtual Food Drive at your place of business, school, church or other groups. Traditional food drives provide our hungry families in Hamtramck with a variety of greatly needed food items. Virtual Food Drives are green (i.e., no boxes, no bags, no transportation costs or carbon emissions). For more information, contact Cathy at 734-507-9825 or email Cathy at cathy.maher@att.net.