Donations & Volunteers

Wish List

  • Gas Cards
  • Grocery Store Gift Cards (Costco, Kroger, Meijer, VGS, Walmart )
  • DVDS (No Rated R)
  • Bowl E Drome Passes
  • Rollerama Passes
  • Journals
  • Mini Planners
  • School Supplies
  • Individual Arts and Crafts Projects
  • Cash Donations


Food Items

  • Sugarless Gum
  • Salad Dressings
  • Healthy Snacks
  • Individual meals (mac and cheese, ravioli, soup)
  • Lunchables
  • Granola Bars
  • Bags of Chips
  • Cereal
  • Fruit or pudding cups
  • pop tarts
  • Powdered Drink Mix
  • Sugar


Paper Products/Cleaning Supplies

  • Toilet Paper/ Paper towel
  • Trash Bags
  • Ziploc Bags
  • Household Cleaners
  • Disinfectant Wipes
  • Toilet Bowl Cleaner
  • Hand Soap



Only new clothing with tags can be accepted. If you have a question about donating clothing please call 866-440-7233.

Hygiene Items

  • Toothbrush/toothpaste
  • Face wash
  • Body Wash
  • Shampoo and Conditioner
  • Razors
  • Hairbrushes
  • Loofahs
  • Hair Accessories


Volunteers Wanted!

Are you interested in volunteering at The Connection? We need volunteers to help plan events and join our fundraising committee. For more information please contact Angela Niyonsenga at 810-923-5892.


Host Homes Needed

We are looking for persons willing to open their home to a homeless youth still in high school. The Connection screens youth and host home to ensure a good fit. Support and financial assistance is provided to host homes. Youth receive extensive case management while in the program. Being a host home can be a rewarding experience. Please consider calling for more info.