Volunteer of the Year

Volunteer of the Year

Mike Larson has been volunteering at SOS for 4 years, ever since retirement from being a chemist. He’s volunteered more than 665 hours. “Mike a jack of all trades around here,” said Tracey, SOS’s Food Pantry Coordinator. He unloads the food...
Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight

As summer ends, we say goodbye to one of SOS’s interns, Sierra. Sierra is a student at University of Michigan. She helped SOS’s Development Department with silent auction prep, marketing materials, and interviews for our 50th Anniversary. She also secured a...
Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight

Hannah is a musician and draws inspiration from life around her.  She grew up in Ypsilanti and wanted to get to know her community better. Through volunteering, she has gained an even deeper appreciation of where she is from. Hannah has already volunteered more than...
Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight

Gabby is an Eastern Michigan University student, graduating in August with her Bachelors in Social Work. She interned at the SOS Resource Center during the winter helping clients access referrals and utility assistance. For the summer, Gabby will intern in SOS’s...
Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight

With summer coming to an end, SOS bids farewell to our summer intern, Eden Fisher. This summer, Eden has worked as an intern in SOS’s Development Department. She has helped to maintain SOS’s social media platforms by creating compelling and interesting content to...
Volunteer of the Month

Volunteer of the Month

Alex Daoud, SOS food pantry volunteer, lives by this unknown quote: “It’s amazing what others can do for us, but it’s more astounding what we can do for each other.” Alex started volunteering at SOS in July 2016. While working toward his...