Adopt-a-Family2018-09-27T01:41:51+00:00

Shine Your Light for the Holidays: Adopt-a-Family

Thank you so much for your interest in adopting-a-family at South Oakland Shelter!

Calling all schools, clubs, congregations, businesses, and families! Adopt a South Oakland Shelter (SOS) individual or family this holiday season to help spread joy and provide essential items to our current and former clients. Please contact Leila Vallarino, Director of Community Engagement, with any questions at leila@oaklandshelter.org or call our offices at 248-809-3773.

Click here to sign up to buy holiday gifts for a neighbor in need.

Guidelines:

Donations must be delivered to SOS by December 5, 2018.
Participants must remain anonymous to donors.
Please adhere to the wish lists provided by SOS.
All gifts must be new
On each gift write the family number, gender, & age of the recipient.
Wrap gifts and provide a list of purchased items.

Other ways to help:

Collect miscellaneous gifts to be disbursed among recipients.
Suggestions: gift cards, household items, cleaning supplies, hygiene items, clothing, accessories, baby items, and kids toys.

Click here to sign up to buy holiday gifts for a neighbor in need.

A South Oakland Shelter representative will be in contact with you after you sign up.