Walk4Friendship

Register Multiple Walkers – Instructions for adding people and shirt sizes

Here are step by step instructions for registering your whole family or group under 1 email address. This…

Walk4Friendship

5 Things you Need to Know About Walk4Friendship 2016

This year marks our 11th annual Walk4Friendship. We have some exciting new changes this year and these are…

Soul Center Fiber Arts Studio Receives Generous Donation

Opportunity Knocks Carolyn Sklarchyk has been weaving for over thirty-five years. Her son, Sam, age 24, was diagnosed…

iCanBike Program – 2016

Since 2013, the Friendship Circle of Michigan and iCanShine have partnered together to offer a week-long program to…

Artist Spotlight: Lea Pollack

Background Lea Pollack has lived in Oak Park, Michigan his whole life. Raised Orthodox, and having grown up attending Young Israel Synagogue…

Breaking The Stigma: Friendship Circle to begin Teen Mental Health Program

Friendship Circle is excited to announce that the Jewish Fund has awarded a  $6,000 grant to the Friendship…

Volunteer Recognition Event

Game Changers: A Volunteer Recognition Event Recap

On Monday, May 23, the Friendship Circle and its members gathered at the Berman Theater in the Jewish…

soul cafe training

Friendship Circle’s Farber Friendship Center Offers Employment to Individuals with Special Needs

As we get closer to the official opening of the Farber Friendship Center, Friendship Circle was able to begin…

shabbat at the spa 2016

Shabbat at the Spa 2016: Mom’s Weekend Getaway

On the weekend of March 4, 2016, 45 mothers of children with special needs went on a weekend…

Empowering Artists Through Ink: Silkscreening at the Farber Center

Many teens and young adults with special needs are never given the opportunity to express themselves creatively. Lack…

A Fond Look Back on Soul Center Mini (Part 3 of a series)

This post is part 3 of a series about Friendship Circle’s efforts to create a new faciltiy to…

Help Break the Stigma Through Suicide Prevention

Let’s talk statistics. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States and the second…