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Lighthouse hosts virtual Rent Party event

Although the 5th Annual Rent Party did not get to happen in-person this year, Lighthouse supporters still had the chance to hear some fantastic music virtually. Lighthouse hosted a virtual Rent Party live-stream on Saturday, August 29th at the former Stanley Kresge estate, renovated by Paddy Lynch. The one-hour live-stream [...]

By |2020-11-05T08:00:32-05:00October 6th, 2020|News|0 Comments

A statement from our CEO on Police Brutality and Racism

Lighthouse was founded to be a beacon of hope in our community for those experiencing poverty, hunger, and homelessness. While people of all backgrounds certainly experience such challenges, the harsh impact of economic disparity on the Black community continues to be dramatically disproportionate. This is not right, and it must change. [...]

By |2020-06-04T08:21:16-04:00June 4th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Lighthouse Expands COVID-19 Emergency Food Distribution

2,000 food boxes filled with perishable food will be distributed starting this week from Calvary Evangelical Lutheran Church in Clarkston and St. David’s Episcopal Church in Southfield PONTIAC, Mich. (June 2, 2020) – Lighthouse, a Pontiac-based nonprofit dedicated to fighting homelessness and poverty, is expanding its COVID-19 emergency food distribution efforts [...]

By |2020-06-04T08:21:29-04:00June 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

United Way Awards $300,000 Collaborative Grant; Lighthouse and Oakland University expand COVID-19 Emergency Food Response

·       OU’s campus provides much-needed additional space to pack and store food  ·       Home delivery now available for seniors, at-risk populations, and those without transportation  ROCHESTER, Mich. (April 3, 2020) – Lighthouse, a Pontiac-based nonprofit dedicated to fighting homelessness and poverty, Oakland University and Pontiac Community Foundation announced today they have joined forces in a collaborative effort [...]

By |2020-04-03T07:23:11-04:00April 3rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

COVID-19 Update – April 2, 2020

Lighthouse COVID-19 Update - 4/2/2020 As residents are being asked to “stay in place” and businesses are closing their doors, dedicated Oakland County nonprofits are rising up and working together to increase services to our neighbors in need throughout the COVID-19 crisis, but we need your help. Many of those served are among the [...]

By |2020-04-02T10:34:33-04:00April 2nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Lighthouse PATH Employee Tests Positive for COVID-19 – Statement from Lighthouse CEO, Ryan Hertz

Lighthouse staff and volunteers continue to work around the clock to provide food and shelter to Oakland County’s most vulnerable residents during the COVID-19 crisis. Despite taking every recommended precaution within our facilities, we know the threat of COVID-19 is all around us. Unfortunately, an employee in our PATH office has tested positive for [...]

By |2020-03-23T10:00:27-04:00March 23rd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Lighthouse and partners announce COVID-19 crisis emergency response, United Way to match $50,000 in donations

United Way for Southeastern Michigan has committed a $50,000 matching contribution for Lighthouse’s COVID-19 crisis emergency response. Food to be distributed to children and families in need from 4 locations: Pontiac, Clarkston, Southfield and Farmington Hills  PONTIAC, Mich. (March 16, 2019) – Lighthouse, a Pontiac-based nonprofit dedicated to fighting homelessness and poverty, is partnering with [...]

By |2020-03-16T11:36:21-04:00March 16th, 2020|News|0 Comments