Meet Max Glick, the New Director of HandUp

His Goal? To Grow the Platform and Reach More People in Need Cooking for friends and family is his love -- but helping others is his passion. Meet Max Glick, South Oakland Shelter’s new Director of the fund-raising site HandUp. An alumnus of Western Michigan University and the University of Michigan, the 28-year-old started [...]

By |2018-08-20T16:59:15-07:00May 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Companies Come Together to Give SOS Clients a Lift

Shelter receives 10 new bikes from Applied Imaging and Dunham’s and a new bike shed from Rebuilding Together What would a new bike mean to you? For clients at South Oakland Shelter, it means hope. Thanks to the generosity of Dunham’s and Applied Imaging, the shelter now has 10 brand-new bikes – and a [...]

By |2018-05-03T21:18:49-07:00May 3rd, 2018|News|0 Comments

Sowing the Seeds of Community Service

Young volunteers spruce up SOS headquarters during Global Youth Service Day The South Oakland Shelter’s Lathrup Village office got a springtime makeover Saturday – thanks to a small but mighty group of young metro Detroiters. About a half dozen teens and young adults turned out for the AmeriCorps Global Youth Service Day cleanup effort [...]

By |2018-04-27T05:17:58-07:00April 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments