1st Annual Higher Hopes! 1,000 Turkeys, 10,000 Smiles Thanksgiving Event:
On the Monday before Thanksgiving, November 24th 2014 and also on November 23rd, 2015, over 300 Higher Hopes! Heroes gathered at 4 separate locations covering, the North, South, East, & West Communities of Detroit. 250 Complete Thanksgiving Meal Kits were distributed to families of Detroit’s Great Start and Head Start Children at each of the 4 locations across Detroit. Our contributions from corporate donors, business partners, local community leaders, family and friends made it possible for Higher Hopes! to distribute 1,000 Complete Thanksgiving Meals creating over 10,000 Smiles in the Detroit Community on Thanksgiving Day both in 2014 and 2015!!!!!!
2nd Annual Higher Hopes! 1,000 Turkeys, 10,000 Smiles Thanksgiving Event!
Summer Mobile Pantrys 2016
Higher Hopes! has distributed close to 1,700 meal kits this Summer alone! As you can see below, each kit contains between 35-40 lbs of fresh food containing 10 lbs of chicken, additional proteins & grains, as well as fresh fruit and fresh vegetables, juice, nuts, rice canned vegetables canned fruit, and much more! At Summer’s end, Higher Hopes will have distributed the equivalent of 35,000 to 40,000 meals!