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A letter from Larry – June 2020

Hello and welcome to the start of summer! We have been extremely busy during these challenging times and are v
May 28

Donor Story: Patricia H. Rodzik gives $1.5 million to support mental health services for children and young adults

In August 2019, The Children’s Foundation received a generous gift from Patricia H. Rodzik totaling more tha
May 25

Emergency funding helps Forgotten Harvest deliver food, formula

When struggling families in two Detroit neighborhoods received healthy meal deliveries in early April, local f
May 21

A Donor Story: Six-year-old boy steps-up amid Coronavirus pandemic

In many ways, six-year-old Owen Melancon of Livonia, Mich. is like most other kids his age spending shelter-in
May 19

Quick action enables telehealth for those struggling with behavioral health issues

On a regular day, children and families dealing with behavioral health issues struggle. And when a crisis hits
May 18

Healthy food for Detroit neighborhoods at just the right time

When struggling families in two Detroit neighborhoods received healthy meal deliveries in early April, local f
May 12

Struggling families encouraged by unexpected support

“Since March, the population we serve has evolved from working poor to working class,” said Odie Fakhouri,
May 11

Emergency funding supports telehealth counseling for children, families

Therapy for a 10-year-old battling depression and treatment for teens combating substance abuse can’t be put
May 07

A letter from Larry – May 2020

Hello, and welcome to May. One of the prettiest months of the year. I hope that this finds you well and health