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Takin' it to the Streets with ARK Assoc. Detroit
Badgers Takin' It To The Streets with ARK on 9-22-18


Takin' it to the Streets! ~ Sept. 14, 2019 ~ 1:15-3:30 pm

    
with The ARK Association - Detroit
Roosevelt Park in Detroit with ARK Association
   
Please join the Motor City Badgers to
  Serve the Homeless with ARK Detroit!


You are welcome to bring donations of clothing, blankets, backpacks, food, umbrellas, and necessities.

We will be assisting ARK with Free Store Giveaways.  The Impact Youth Group will be bringing and serving food!

Questions? Text Renee Hamilton-Newman at (313) 300-1901. 
  (Email Renee)     Add to Calendar 
 
Schedule:
1:15 PM  Gather in Roosevelt Park across from the old train station
1:30 PM    Set up tables & chairs, clothing & supply bins, & food
2:00 PM    Serve the Homeless Food, Clothing, Supplies, & Fellowship
3:15 PM    Pack up
4:00 PM    Badgers at Mercury Burger Bar
 
   ABOUT ARK Homeless Services: Every Saturday, Karen provides food, clothing, necessities, 
   fellowship, and resources in front of Michigan Central Station on Michigan Avenue @Roosevelt Park
   Karen Roback-Gates, Ark Founder, (313) 460-2709
  •    Every Saturday: 1 PM Set up tables and chairs, bins of clothing, supplies, food; 2 PM Serve.
  •    Special Saturdays before these holidays: Memorial Day; July 4; Labor Day; Thanksgiving; Christmas.
  •    Holiday Special Saturdays:  Grill Food +  Gifts
  •    Number served: Bad weather - 30+; Good weather - 60 to 80

   Help build oak shelving in a storage unit in Dearborn to house supplies for the homeless. 
   The ARK has a 10' x 30' storage unit in Dearborn Heights. Contact: Yvonne (734) 686-1438.
   HELP IS NEEDED:
        (1) Assemble 20' shelving racks; (2) Open donation bags and sort contents; (3) Launder donated clothing; 
        (4) Organize into produce boxes [Men's, Women's, Shoes, Toys, Belts-Bags, Gifts, Toiletries];
        (5) Empty trailer; (6) Wash tables;  (7) Restock trailer; and
        (8) Need help the week before holidays; (9) Help: Monday, Tues. &  Thur. 8 am - noon; Sat. 9 - noon.

If you'd like to get a group of Badgers together to help
  with these causes or others, please let Renee know. 
 Please text your ideas and preferences to Renee Newman at (313) 300-1901 or  

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