Category Archives: Uncategorized

Video explaining BWB Detroit from 2018

John Sauve of “Art N Design” and I became fast friends the moment we met. This guy is funny and lighthearted and a genuinely nice guy. He does this show were he gets to hang out and chat with folks … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

We are still in need of some supplies!! Help if you can!

Hello We are keeping track of our donated supplies using SignUpGenius and we are getting really close to have all we need to fill the 504 backpacks we have. If you can help out in anyway that would be amazing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Eagles Helping Hands needs help to help others too!!

Eagles Helping Hands relies on the generosity of our partners and the public to continue to bring healthy food to the local community. WISH LIST Paper Towel                           Garbage … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Can you make 125 bag lunches to support the hungry?

NSO of Detroit is looking for meals for residents they have housed in a temporary location while they wait for new housing to open up on Mack at Gratiot. The temporary location does not have a full working kitchen so … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Feeling weird…and yet still so grateful!

This is the weekend we normally run around organizing and getting last-minute items and are packing vehicles and picking up supplies from donors and are repacking vehicles and checking in with the Tangent about our ascending on them the Sunday … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Coming soon: BWB Detroit Patch and sticker!

I am very happy to announce that a private donor has reached out is having 100 patches made for BWB Detroit so we can use them as a small fundraiser. We will get to sell 99 (he gets one of course!) … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Why we use McDonald’s gift cards..and we need them!!!

  Ok I admit being vegan is a luxury for sure.. and over the years i have had people give me shit and are disgusted because we at BWB Detroit use McDonalds gift cards.. and my gentle answer has been … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Words are powerful.. so we are modifying ours!

Calling folks Homeless as we have been for over ten years was just what we thought was the way to do it…because that is what they are. BUT We are rewording our use of it to say under-housed which we … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

BWB Detroit What We Do and we can’t do it without YOU!!

BWB Detroit demonstrates a genuine Me to We project which started in 2008. We have been known for the past 13 winters for creating supply filled backpacks that we give to the under and unhoused. We do an annual backpacking … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

SO much gratitude to folks donating to BWB Detroit

BWB Detroit winter 2020/21 needs Greetings, We know this winter is going to be hard on many people, including ones we love and maybe even ourselves. We ask that if you are able to donate, please do. If you need … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment