Working Together


We’d like to thank our many collaborative partners. These foundations, congregations and other organizations help us keep our doors open, fund a program, provide volunteers and/or spread awareness throughout our community. We appreciate all you do and count you among our very best friends.


Major Funders    New and Noteworthy    Congregational Partners

Major Funders

New & Noteworthy

Helen L. Kay Charitable Trust Gives Funding for Beds

The Helen L. Kay Charitable Trust has been a good and loyal friend to Friends In Deed for many years through its support of our Bed Drive. 2017 was no exception. We recently received $5,000 in grant monies earmarked for the purchase of beds and cribs for low-income...

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See How United Way of Washtenaw County Makes a Difference

The United Way of Washtenaw County continues to make a difference to Friends In Deed. Most recently, we received a $10,000 grant award in support of our Circles Program. As you know, the Circles program was launched in July of 2017 and the first “class” of Leaders...

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Generous Grantors:

We received a lot of generous grant awards this year, and we wanted to highlight a few. Some of the grants are from organizations that we've known for a while. For instance, Zion Lutheran Church has awarded us a grant in each of the last several years for operations....

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Thank You Rotary Club of Ann Arbor: Bunk Beds for Kids

What you have to understand is how great it is for a kid to get his or her own bed when they've been doing without. Thanks to the folks from the Rotary Club of Ann Arbor, two low-income families in Washtenaw County recently received this gift of sleep. Beds for Kids...

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Open Your Heart – Thank You Ann Arbor City Club!

The Ann Arbor City Club chose Friends In Deed for its annual Open Your Heart Campaign! The campaign collects items for donation to a local nonprofit. Throughout February in 2017, the club will be collecting bed & crib sheets for Friends In Deed. We are very grateful...

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Congregational Partners

Ann Arbor Christian Reformed Church
Bethlehem United Church of Christ
Calvary Presbyterian Church
First Baptist Church – Ann Arbor
First Baptist Church – Ypsilanti
First Congregational Church of Chelsea
First Congregational Church of Ypsilanti
First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor
First Presbyterian Church of Ypsilanti
First Unitarian Universalist Church

First United Methodist Church of Ann Arbor
First United Methodist Church of Ypsilanti
Holy Faith Church
Immanuel Baptist Church
Immanuel Baptist ABW Ministries
King of Kings Lutheran Church
Knox Presbyterian
Mt. Olive Baptist Church
Presbyterian Women of Ann Arbor
Second Baptist Church – Ypsilanti

St. Andrew Catholic Church – Saline
St. Clare of Assisi Episcopal Church
St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church
St. Luke Lutheran Church
St. Paul Lutheran Church
St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church
St. Thomas Catholic Church
Shalom Community Outreach
Westminster Presbyterian Church
Zion Lutheran Church