MEJER SUPPORTING 14
ANNUAL NEIGHBORHOODS DAY
SUPPLIES VOUCHERS AND T-SHIRTS ADDED FOR NEIGHBORHOODS DAY, ALONG WITH MEIJR GIFT CERTIFICATES
Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, ARISE Detroit! will be able to provide cleanup vouchers for blight removal and beautification projects as well as a limited number of t-shirts for groups that register for Neighborhoods Day by the July 15 deadline.
Current sponsors include Meijer, Comerica Bank, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, Flagstar Bank, the Kresge Foundation, Acension Health, Waste Management of Michigan, which is providing cleanup bags, WXYZ-TV and R&L Color Graphics.
For the seventh straight year, Meijer is supporting ARISE Detroit! Neighborhoods Day, this time coming up aboard as Title Sponsor for the 14
th annual rendition of the citywide event on Aug. 1.
Meijer has two stores in Detroit, one on Grand River and another on Eight Mile, and has announced plans for a third store in downtown Detroit.
ARISE Detroit! is providing
gift certificates to registered neighborhood groups that can be used to purchase water or other materials for Neighborhoods Day. In addition, the company is providing
child chalk packages for young people who might want to have chalk games on Neighborhoods Day as well as
We are encouraging community groups that expect to have child activities to register so we can supply these materials for their event,” said Luther Keith, executive director of ARISE Detroit!. “Since we are encouraging groups to do events around the home, this kind of support is truly helpful.”