Opportunities for Participation

The Council of Lutheran Women supports these ministries as auxiliaries of the organization. At each CLW event participants are encouraged to bring items as an “Ingathering” to provide for those in need of assistance that are identified on the individual websites. The items requested will be distributed to the various auxiliaries at the meetings and events of the CLW.

    • Camp Restore Detroit (at Mt. Calvary Church) – http://www.camprestore.org/detroit or http://www.mtcalvarydetroit.org.  Click here for a list of needed items to donated.
    • Gifts for All God’s Children – Collecting:  sizes newborns to age 16 – NEW coats, warm clothing, socks, underwear, shoes and boots, hygiene items, children’s books, Easter Baskets, and school supplies.  Also needed are tutors at Bethlehem Lutheran, Detroit, Tuesday’s & Thursdays, 3:30 – 5:30 pm – http://www.giftsforallgodschildren.org
    • Lutheran Child and Family Auxiliaries – Phone:  248-615-3878
    • Lutheran Heritage Foundation – http://www.lhfmissions.org
    • Lutheran Special Educations Ministries – Volunteer opportunities.  248-419-3390 –  http://www.luthsped.org
    • Lutheran Women’s Missionary League – Collecting: MITES for mission grants; used inkjet cartridges (with metal print head) & laser ink cartridges (except Epson). – http://lwmlmichigan.org
    • Lutheran World Relief – Collecting: quilts, new soap, fabric kits, baby care kits, personal care kits, school kits. – http://www.lwr.org
    • MOST Ministries – Collecting:  eyeglasses and sunglasses; miscellaneous office supplies (paper, pens, placemats, lunch bags, tape, Ziploc bags of assorted sizes); volunteer projects; be a “goer” and join a mission team; be a “sender” by donating to the ministry and be a prayer partner; contribute Thrivent Choice dollars. – http://www.mostministries.org
    • POBLO – Study and DVD kit is available for “Witnessing to Muslims,” “Muslim Christian Marriage,” “Love and Truth,” and “Unequally Yoked Project” (dating and marrying a non-believer.)  Also, speakers for groups:  Contact Cynthia Khan at (586) 477-1530 –  http://www.poblo.org
    • Project Compassion – Volunteer opportunities – 313-897-7470.  http://www.projectcompassion.net
    • Wellspring Lutheran Services –  See website for volunteer opportunities.  Needed: clean toys for family visit rooms – http://www.wellspringlutheran.com
    • Detroit Rescue Mission Ministries – Collecting:   Bibles, twin sheets & towels (new or gently used); women’s sanitary supplies; socks & underwear; men and women’s career clothes and shoes (new or gently used). – http://www.drmm.org