Monday, March 25, 2013
Weapons 4 Weight Loss will donate $50 for every new membership it receives through April 18.
Nick Lopez, founder of Dearborn-based Weapons 4 Weight Loss, a fitness boot camp/personal training program, will donate $1,000 to the Dearborn Goodfellows through a month-long membership drive. Lopez will donate $50 for every new client that joins his high-energy bootcamp program from now through April 18. “This is a great way to give back to the community while getting in awesome shape just in time for summer,” Lopez said. The Weapons 4 Weight Loss program is tailored to all fitness levels and incorporates fat-burning exercises in a sweat-inducing workout. A full nutrition guide and personalized meal plans are also included to ensure maximum fat loss, Lopez said. Since the 1920s, the Dearborn Goodfellows have provided assistance to …
Monday, November 19, 2012
The fundraiser will take place throughout the streets of Dearborn on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.
The Dearborn Goodfellows kicked off their annual holiday newspaper sale Monday with a photo on the steps of Dearborn City Hall and luncheon. The sale is held each year as a fundraiser for "No Child Without a Christmas"—an initiative to raise funds to buy toys and necessities for Dearborn children ages 11 and younger in need. Goodfellows volunteers will be out around the streets of Dearborn on Friday, Nov. 30, and Saturday, Dec. 1, selling papers to passers by. Volunteers selling papers can pick them up at St. Martha’s Church, located at 18200 Oakwood (across from Oakwood Hospital), in the last two rooms at the back on the north side. Everyone will be able to enter at the back of the church and easily pick up the papers and return the money…
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
The annual event raises funds for the Dearborn PTSA.
Monday, November 21, 2011
Paper sales Dec. 2 and 3 will raise funds for children's gift boxes.
The Dearborn Goodfellows kicked off their annual Holiday Paper Drive on Monday on the steps of Dearborn City Hall, where around 70 community volunteers gathered for their paper drive photo. The drive raises funds to purchase Christmas presents for the children of Dearborn families in need. Each year, the Goodfellows raise thousands of dollars by selling newspapers created specifically for the event. With the funds, presents are distributed in collaboration with other local charities–such as ACCESS–to children throughout the city. This year's drive will take place Friday and Saturday, Dec. 2 and 3 at various locations throughout the city, including street corners and businesses. Gift boxes will then be packaged on Dec. 23 and distributed to…