By making a gift to SAY Detroit you help students  grow academically and socially. You help Detroit families get access to essential health care and housing. And you help build a pathway to success for many Detroiters
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Is your donation a gift?

If you would like a printable certificate to include with your greeting card or gift package, please click here to access our print-at-home card inserts.

Make a Difference with a Recurring Gift

All gifts, no matter the size allow us to fulfill our mission of helping Detroit’s neediest when they stumble. However, your steady, reliable support goes a step further and allows us designate the dollars quickly to our students at SAY Play, our patients at the SAY Clinic, and those who benefit from all of our services.

To set up your recurring gift in the form above:

  1. Specify the amount of your recurring gift.
  2. Check “Show my support by making this a recurring donation.”
  3. Choose the frequency and your preferred start date. We offer monthly, quarterly, twice a year, and annual recurring gifts.

You’ll receive email confirmation after each recurring donation has been processed. At the end of each calendar year, you’ll receive a gift summary tax receipt totaling all your recurring gifts for the year.

Other ways to give

phoneCall (313) 826-0111

You will be directed to a voicemail inbox, where we ask you leave your name and number. A representative will return your call to process payment information.

mailBy Mail:

To donate to SAY Detroit, please make check payable to SAY Detroit and indicate which specific program to which you would like your gift directed in the memo line (SAY Play, Working Homes / Working Families, etc.).

To donate to A Hole in the Roof Foundation, please make check payable to A Hole in the Roof Foundation.

Mail check to:
29836 Telegraph Road
Southfield, MI 48034

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If you’re an eligible Thrivent Financial member and have Choice Dollars® available to direct, please keep us in mind. For more info or to direct Choice Dollars, call 800-847-4836 and say “Thrivent Choice.” Or learn more here.
If your company is a Benevity Causes client, please keep us in mind. For more info or to direct your gift, learn more here.
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Detroit Water Ice Factory & Brown Bag Popcorn

Detroit Water Ice Factory and its sister, Brown Bag Popcorn, offer delicious frozen dessert, gourmet popcorn, and other products. All profits go to SAY Detroit, a nonprofit that serves as an umbrella for ongoing major projects (see inside). From infants to seniors, SAY Detroit helps. In purchasing our products, you do, too.

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Buy /Sell for charity

eBay for Charity has partnered with the PayPal Giving Fund to make it easy for sellers to donate 10% to 100% of a listing’s final sale price to SAY Detroit automatically. Click here to get started to shop for or sell items that benefit SAY Detroit. (FAQs here. )

PayPal Giving Fund

Click here to make a donation to SAY Detroit directly. 

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The mission of A Hole in the Roof Foundation (EIN #27-0609504) is to help faith and relief groups who care for the homeless and/or victims of disasters. It is a partner of SAY Detroit. Click here to make a direct gift