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...
Volunteers of the Month

Volunteers of the Month

Since volunteering at SOS, Christine and Eric Siegel have gotten a better understanding of the challenges faced by people navigating the social services system in Washtenaw County. “SOS really serves an important role in helping people to manage not only food and...