Join us today and become a beacon of hope for a local family in need.
Lighthouse relies on contributions from individuals, organizations, and corporations to help local families in need.
There are plenty of ways to support our work:
Give now and
make a difference.
Every gift helps Lighthouse provide life-changing assistance to families and individuals in need.
host a drive
Host a food or supply drive and help your community directly!
Lighthouse relies on donations from the community to support those who need our help. We accept donations of nonperishable food, personal hygiene products, cleaning supplies, and more.
additional ways to get involved
Meijer Simply Give Program
Purchase a $10 donation card at checkout at the following Meijer stores!
- Waterford Store (#53) at 4200 Highland Road to support our Pontiac Pantry
- Auburn Hills Store (#185) at 800 Brown Rd. to support our Clarkston Pantry
You can support Lighthouse clients directly through our HandUp crowdfunding platform.
You can include Lighthouse in your estate planning through a Charitable Remainder Trust, Charitable Lead Trust, Will, life insurance policy and other planned giving tools. Please reach out to Andrea DiGiovanni at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and be sure to discuss with your financial and/or estate planning advisor.
Host a Fundraiser
A DIY event allows you to put your ideas and talents into fundraising for Lighthouse. Take an event that you have previously used, or come up with a brand new idea and turn it into a fundraiser!
Kroger Community Rewards
Add South Oakland Shelter to your Kroger Community Rewards account to provide donations just for shopping! Click on the link, log into your account or create a new one to link to your Kroger card, then search for “South Oakland Shelter.”
Maisel Family Donor Wall
We invite you to join the Lighthouse community by dedicating a Flame Plaque as part of our Maisel Family Donor Wall.
Inscribe a few words of inspiration to honor an achievement, birthday, anniversary, or the life of a loved one while having a lasting impact on your neighbors in need.
Purchase School Supplies
You can purchase much-needed school supplies for students in Oakland Schools.
Purchase Lighthouse Gear
You can purchase clothing with the Lighthouse logo from Cloztalk. A portion of proceeds are donated to Lighthouse.