On the heels of the recently released report by the Growing Michigan Together Council outlining the state’s population struggles – Michigan is 49th out of 50 in population growth – and the goal of becoming a top ten state for population growth by 2050, Kelli Dobner, Chief Strategy Officer at Samaritas, issued the following statement challenging leaders to unite for a larger vision in the coming new year. Samaritas serves thousands throughout Michigan, including refugees, children in foster care, adults with developmental disabilities, people struggling with addiction, and those in need of affordable housing.

I Want to Help

Community Impact

120,000 Hours of Disability Support
1,411 Foster Youth Served
359 Adoptions

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8131 E. Jefferson Ave.

8131 E. Jefferson Ave.

Detroit, MI 48214
(313) 823-7700

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2080 Union Ave SE

2080 Union Ave SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49507
(616) 356-1934

2080 Union Ave SE
1545 Keystone Ave

1545 Keystone Ave

Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 321-7663

1545 Keystone Ave

News

Project Easter Basket
At Samaritas it is our goal to create ripples of positive change, and you can start your ripple by providing a child in our care the joyful experience of having a special Easter Basket of their own. Easter Baskets can brighten the Easter Holiday for children in Foster Care, Adoption, Family... Read More
New Refugee Support Center Opening in Detroit
Office of Global Michigan
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS), and the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), in coordination with Cherokee Federal, and in partnership with the Office of Global Michigan (OGM) will host an Afghan/Newcomer Support Center in Michigan. The event will take place at Detroit... Read More
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What does it mean? It means we choose to be agents of positive change. By being the rock that starts the ripple, you inspire us to create a better world, one life at a time.

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