150 Stimson St., Detroit, MI 48201
The Detroit Rescue Mission is a longtime partner of buildOn Detroit. People who are homeless or facing poverty are particularly at risk right now, and many are left without shelter or access to much needed personal protective gear.
3219 W Carroll Ave Chicago Ave. 60624
Breakthrough houses both a women’s and men’s shelter for people experiencing homelessness as well as a fresh food market and pantry for the community in the Garfield Park neighborhood on Chicago’s West Side.
Attn: Lynn Hudler, 755 Clinton Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06605
buildOn students love working at this food pantry in their community! It serves people experiencing food insecurity out of Saint George Episcopal Church in Bridgeport.
Attn: Ayana Green 51 Geneva Avenue, Boston, MA 02121
The Grove Hall Community Center is currently packaging free meals for seniors in the Dorchester community. Before COVID-19, they also offered a host of activities for seniors, including Spanish and computer classes that buildOn students helped lead!
c/o Mecca buildOn, 1921 Jerome Ave Bronx, New York 10453
Susan’s Place is a favorite place for buildOn Bronx students to serve! It is a homeless shelter serving women in New York City.
Attn: Teddy Feldman, 722 Washington St., Oakland, CA 94607
Cityteam is a homeless shelter and men’s drug and alcohol rehabilitation center that provides three meals a day to anyone who needs food. buildOn has been volunteering with Cityteam for over 10 years.
Attn: Bianca Lorenz, 1424 Hampel St Apt. 1, Oakland, CA 94602
The Madison Park Grab and Go supports families with meals for the whole week. They have also added a computer pick-up and a library station to support families with learning resources. Your masks will go to families buildOn works with regularly.