November 28, 2017
We have a day to give thanks, a day to shop, and now Goodwill Detroit is giving us an opportunity to give back.
Tuesday, November 28, #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving, will be celebrated throughout the world. This year, Goodwill Detroit is taking part by coordinating a community-wide service project, #GivingGoodsDay, assembling care packages for families throughout our Detroit community.
Beginning Monday, October 2, Goodwill Detroit will collect items to include in #GivingGoodsDay care packages. And on Tuesday, November 28, we will assemble the care packages to be given to families from throughout the city of Detroit.
The following items will be included in each care package. Donations must be new and in their original packaging. Items can be donated until Wednesday, November 22:
- Toothbrush (2)
- Toothpaste (1)
- Lip balm/Vaseline
- Tissues (1 box)
- Diapers, by needed basis (26-36 ct. packs)
- Mini first aid kit
- Hat – knit skull cap
- Socks (M/F/Y)
- Feminine Hygiene Products (pads or tampons, 1 month supply)*
- Bottled water (2)*
*complete bulk donations only, please
You may also purchase items from our Amazon Wish List and have them shipped directly.Sponsor a complete care package (a $200 value). Make a financial contribution for Goodwill to purchase supplies. Volunteer
Questions? Send us an email or call 313-557-8793.
Donate to #GivingGoodsDay
- November 28th, 2017
- Eastern Market
2934 Russell Street
Detroit, 48207 United States