HIGHLIGHTS of 1st Quarter 2018:
 
-Nominated for the Macomb Business Awards as Corporate Citizen of the Year.
-Hosted a Corporate Donor event in January at Cherry Creek Golf Club sponsored by Kim Dwyer Thrivent Financial.
-Held a Volunteer Appreciation wine and cheese tasting at Vince & Joe’s Shelby Township and sponsored by them.
-Found space, negotiated lease, new lock, furnace checked, moving truck and help and more for Gifts for All God’s Children.
-Co-Sponsored the Social Capital Initiative Organizational Speed Networking for agencies and nonprofits in Macomb County.
-Chosen as the recipient of the GiveBack Foundation golf outing May 19th (see flyer below).
-Since 1/1/18 supported over 40 organizations with connections, donations, promotion etc. including Blessings in a Backpack, Shelby Community Foundation, Akathisia Alliance, Sparkle Network, McKenna’s Squad, MCREST and more.
-Hosted a Dine to Donate at Culver’s in Shelby Township.
-Supported by Classic Lanes a bowling fundraiser is scheduled for June 10th (see flyer below).
-Supported by Painting with a Twist we will hold a Painting with a Purpose July 23rd. More info to follow.
-Joined the Lutheran Business Association.
-Joined Instagram- HelpingHandsGifts
-Joined Compass Christian Business Alliance Macomb.
-Renewed our Sterling Heights Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry membership.
-Hosted collections of coats, gloves, hats, blankets, socks and batteries from January- March at several businesses.
-Formed a partnership with Mike’s Heating and Cooling to help those in need with furnace repair/needs.
-Hosting a large forum on Opioids (late September) working with DEA and Macomb Charity Connect.
-Partnering with City of Sterling Heights for annual Christmas giving program 2018 providing shopping event for families.
-Celebrated our 3rd anniversary since we incorporated and began in March 2015.
-Attended the 2018 Women’s Thrive Conference by Mich Business.
-Supported by several generous businesses with raffle prizes and support; held over 40 meetings to connect more with others.