The Urban Leadership Foundation is committed to the community and serving others. There are organizations we support and work with to help enrich the community and help others in their time of need. Please visit their website and see what you can do support them, volunteer, or get involved.
ULF of Michigan Voucher Scholarship Program– Providing scholarships to up 25 students per year in the Detroit and Pontiac area to attend private school through private donations, corporate donations, and endowments.
Detroit Carenet Pregnancy Center– Our desire is that every woman – every couple facing pregnancy will be fully informed and have all the information they need to make the best decision for them. We operate from a holistic model meaning that we are concerned about your physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. As a non-profit, faith-based organization we are committed to serving clients of all faiths and walks of life without prejudice or judgment.
We are staffed by medical professionals and trained client advocates, both paid staff and volunteers working under the supervision of our Medical Director, a Board certified practitioner.
Our services include:
• Free pregnancy testing and counseling
• Abstinence education
• Material assistance for mothers and babies
• Referral network for housing, food, etc.
Our needs include:
• Consistent funding by churches
• Volunteers for miscellaneous work in the center
• Diapers – Newborn to Size 5
• Baby clothing and baby wipes
Coats for Kids– Making sure kids in Detroit and across the country have a new coat for the winter. http://www.coats-for-kids.org//index.php?option=com_frontpage&Itemid=1
Grace Centers of Hope– Grace Centers of Hope was established in 1942. It has since grown and evolved into the largest and oldest faith-based outreach to homeless and disadvantaged individuals and families. Grace Centers of Hope(GCH) provides a full recovery and rehabilitation campus for homeless men, women and children who have been abused or addicted to drugs and/or alcohol. Grace Centers of Hope is a non-profit Christian organization committed to positively changing the lives of the homeless, addicted and unwanted through the Gospel of Jesus Christ, personal accountability, life skills education and work-related programs. The foundation of change is the local church which encourages residents to become strong in faith and independence while it lovingly promotes a sense of belonging within a community that truly can be called “home”. http://gracecentersofhope.org/