August 4, 2017

Community Projects

Community Project Opportunities

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Past Community Projects

Macomb County Warming Center (Contact Br William at (586) 744-0638)

Faith Harvest Church 30200 Schoenherr, Warren 48088
2 volunteers needed for Sunday April 1st (6-9pm)
2 volunteers for Tuesday April 3rd (6-9pm)
1 volunteer for Wednesday April 4th (6-9pm)
2 volunteers each for Friday April 6th (6-9pm)
2 volunteers needed Saturday April 7th (6-9pm)

March 31st (Saturday) (11 am – 2 pm)
April 1st (Sunday) (11 am – 2 pm)

Helping Hand needs volunteers to pack clothes for refugees.
Come and join us as we pack clothes to help our Syrian brothers and sister refugees in Lebanon.

Address: 21199 Hilltop St, Southfield, MI 48033

March 24th (Saturday) (11 am – 2 pm)

Helping Hand needs volunteers to pack clothes for refugees.
Come and join us as we pack clothes to help our Syrian brothers and sister refugees in Lebanon.

Address: 21199 Hilltop St, Southfield, MI 48033

March 10 & 11 (Saturday & Sunday) (11 am – 2 pm)

Helping Hand needs volunteers to pack clothes for refugees.
Come and join us as we pack clothes to help our Syrian brothers and sister refugees in Lebanon.

Address: 21199 Hilltop St, Southfield, MI 48033

MACOMB COUNTY WARMING CENTER – Sponsored by IONA

March 4th – 11th (Entire Week) (Multiple Shifts)

For this opportunity, sign up for the shift you are available for with certainty.  Please make sure to be there for the shift because this project is extremely important!

Please fill in your availability for the week of IONA sponsoring and managing Macomb County Warming Center. This is the first time an Islamic organization is sponsoring the homeless shelter and a church is hosting the shelter for us to be able to sponsor it as we don’t have the facilities.

Address: 3000 Twelve Mile Rd., Warren, MI 48092

February 17 & 18 (Saturday & Sunday) (11 am – 2 pm)

Helping Hand needs volunteers to pack clothes for refugees.
Come and join us as we pack clothes to help our Syrian brothers and sister refugees in Lebanon.

Address: 21199 Hilltop St, Southfield, MI 48033

February 13 & 14 (Tuesday & Wednesday) (11 am – 2 pm)

Helping Hand needs volunteers to pack clothes for refugees.
Come and join us as we pack clothes to help our Syrian brothers and sister refugees in Lebanon.

Address: 21199 Hilltop St, Southfield, MI 48033

February 10 & 11 (Saturday & Sunday) (11 am – 2 pm)

Helping Hand needs volunteers to pack clothes for refugees.
Come and join us as we pack clothes to help our Syrian brothers and sister refugees in Lebanon.

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Monday, February 5, 2018 – 9am-12pm and 1-4pm and 
Wednesday, February 7, 2018 – 1-4pm at our warehouse in Oak Park for food repack.
If you are interested in volunteering, please visit our website: www.forgottenharvest.org to register.
If you would like to volunteer with a group, please send the following information to: volunteer@forgottenharvest.org
Group NameNumber of people contact NameContact Email address contact Phone Number
Once you are booked, a confirmation email will be sent.

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February 3 & 4 (Saturday & Sunday) (11 am – 2 pm)

Helping Hand needs volunteers to pack clothes for refugees.
Come and join us as we pack clothes to help our Syrian brothers and sister refugees in Lebanon.

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January 27 (Saturday) (15 Spots; Hurry and sign-up)

Volunteer with Mercy USA as they are a sponsor for the Urban Warmth Project. On Saturday January 27
volunteers will be needed to help out at Manna Community Meals to distribute food and clothing to the
needy. Please use this link and select the Mann Community Meals option from 8am to 11am (1950
Trumbull Ave, Detroit, MI 48216) https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/882FWNY

Make sure to list Youth of Ummah as your organization when registering.

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December 31 (Sun)

Beth Shalome Cleaning (Ask Captains or Lead of Your Program)
Volunteers are needed to help transport and do laundry of sheets and pillow cases.
Time: 8 am start at Beth Shalome 14601 Lincoln Street, Oak Park 48237
What: Gathering up and taking sheets and pillow cases to nearby laundry mat for washing
Should be done by 11 am.

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December 18th (Mon)

Zaman Food Packing (Ask Captains or Lead of your program)

December 22 (Fri)

Zaman Food Packing (Ask Captains or Lead of your program)

Detroit Rescue Mission- Oasis Soup Kitchen (11am-1pm)- 13220 Woodward Avenue. Highland Park MI (registration required) register here

Soup Kitchen with Mercy USA 6:30am-11:30am: St. Peter’s Episcopal Church: 1950 Trumbull Ave, Detroit MI

Jimmy’s Toy Distribution (9am-2pm)- Meet at St. Stephans Lutheran Church parking lot. 1235 Lawndale, Detroit 48209. (registration required) register here

Meal Service- Pope Francis Warming Center 438 St. Antoine Street, Detroit 48226 (registration required) register here

December 24 (Sun)

South Oakland Shelter (Ask Captains or Lead of your program)

Beth Shalome Mattress Transfer- 5725 Walnut Lake Rd, West Bloomfield Township (Ask Captains or Lead of your program)

December 25th (Mon)

Day of Ihsan (Ask Captains or Lead of your program)

Serving Food to Homeless- Pope Francis Warming Center (Ask Captains or Lead of your program)

Beth Shalome Warming Center: 8am-12pm, 12m-4pm, 4pm-8pm (Ask Captains or Lead of your program)

Jimmy’s Kids – Distribution 9am-2pm: St. Stephen Lutheran Church 1235 Lawndale Detroit, MI 48209  register here

December 26th (Tue)

Gleaner’s Neighborhood Grocery (assist with neighborhood groceries) 8:30am-10:30am: Parkview Apartments, 1401 Chene Street, Detroit, MI (registration required) register here

GLEANERS NEIGHBORHOOD GROCERY (assist with neighborhood groceries) 11am-1pm- City View Senior Towers, 4701 Chrysler Drive, Detroit, MI register here

Soup Kitchen with Mercy USA 6:30am-11:30am- St. Peter’s Episcopal Church: 1950 Trumbull Ave, Detroit MI

December 27 (Wed)

Day of Ihsan (Ask Captains or Lead of your program)

Gleaner’s Neighborhood Mobile Grocery 9:30am-11:3am: Lexington Village Apartments, 1310 Pallister Ave, Detroit, MI register here

GLEANERS NEIGHBORHOOD GROCERY 4:30pm-7:30pm- Kramer Homes Cooperative, 8830 E 10 Mile Road, Center Line, MI 48015  register here

GLEANERS FOOD DISTRO- Mercado Food Hub (Ford Resource and Engagement Center) 1:30pm-5:30pm – 2826 Bagley, Detroit, MI 48216 register here



Day of Dignity 2017
Join us for DOD 2017 on October 14, 2017 at the Muslim Center in Detroit. This annual event focuses on distributing necessity items and providing a wide range of services to those in need in our communities. Volunteer roles include but are not limited to: distribution, translating (Arabic), photography, crowd management, childcare, etc.

Register Here: DOD 2017 Volunteer Form