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Mercedes-Benz Financial Services Brightens SOS Office

July 10, 2018
Volunteers donated time, talents and more to create a warm environment for both clients and staff…[Read More]

Third Annual Rent Party Raises the Roof (and Funds)

June 13, 2018
SOS hosted the Third Annual Rent Party on Saturday, June 2…[Read More]

Meet Max Glick, the new Director of HandUp

May 21, 2018
SOS welcomes Max Glick as new Director of HandUp.. [Read More]

Companies Come Together to Give SOS Clients a Lift

May 3, 2018
Shelter receives 10 new bikes from Applied Imaging and Dunham’s and a new bike shed from Rebuilding Together… [Read More]

Sowing the Seeds of Community Service

April 27, 2018
Global Youth Service Day: The South Oakland Shelter’s Lathrup Village office got a springtime makeover Saturday – thanks to a small but mighty group of young metro Detroiters… [Read More]

Ford Fellows to Help SOS Fight Homelessness

April 10, 2018
Homelessness is a human crisis with no easy fixes. But through an innovative Ford Motor Company Fund program, SOS will garner some fresh ideas to help fuel its mission into the future… [Read More]

Otus Supply presents “Gimme Shelter” a benefit dinner & concert for SOS

November 28, 2017
On January 10, 2018, Ferndale based eatery & music venue Otus Supply kicks off it’s 1-year Anniversary with a weeklong celebration including a spirited dinner and concert titled “Gimme Shelter” to benefit South Oakland Shelter (SOS)… [Read More]

Announcing: SOS Acquires HandUp Crowdfunding Platform

October 10, 2017
HandUp, a San Francisco startup providing fundraising software to human service organizations,
has some big news: their platform has been acquired by South Oakland Shelter (SOS), a nonprofit
in Metro Detroit! [Read More]