This page provides information about different local organizations that need volunteers - especially during the Holiday season.
Staff the Detroit Metro Airport “Veteran Lounges” or the Troy Induction Center. TSA at our airport requires fingerprinting and a background check, provides training, then tests you on it. Contact Dave Duey (313-418-2279) to setup an appointment for fingerprinting and filling out forms.
Red Coat volunteers man information desks, push wheelchairs, and much more. Contact our Department liaison to the VA Volunteer System, Fred Peiss (248-546-8531).
Oakland County has several different organizations that provide home delivered Meals on Wheels. They also need volunteers at their base of operations to pack those meals. To volunteer to pack or deliver, refer to the list below and contact the agency directly.
Yad Ezra needs volunteers to pack meals. See www.yadezra.org/volunteer/ or call Darlene Rothman 248-548-3663.
Initiatives in classrooms and the workplace. At the time of this writing, ADL couldn't provide specific volunteer opportunities to list here. If you're interested, call them at 248-353-7553.
Project Maggid (Storyteller Program) is active in Michigan with local storytellers - see www.jwv.org/programs/in-your-area/project-maggid. Our stories of service were well received by Shaarey Zedek 4th-7th graders when we did this on Nov 17, 2019. Contact Don Schenk (248-515-3167) for additional Project Maggid opportunities in Michigan.